The Alternative Agenda: BP plugs the well, China to announce $739B energy plan, Acciona invests

by mpabst - August 9, 2010

Could this be the last BP Gulf Spill Update?

It seems unlikely, but you never know. In any case, BP officials said is holding and the relief wells should intercept the well by Friday at the earliest.

The cost of the operation is now $6.1 million, not including the $30 billion in claims that must be paid out.� on the FTSE but its not clear how much they further they will recover in the near term.

China to announce $739 billion energy plan

This is disconcerting for American cleantech. China�s government will soon introduce a plan to spend 5 trillion yuan ($739 billion) on according to the China Securities Journal via Reuters.�The �industries� include nuclear, wind, solar, and biomass among others.

Hey, at least John Kerry has a plan

Acciona Energy invests in 45MW Canadian Wind Farm

in Lameque, New Brunswick. The company will use 30, 1.5-megawatt wind turbines at �using its technology at the site. This is Acciona�s fourth wind farm in Canada.

Photo: Courtesy David Benbennick

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