|Subject: Re. electricity
conservation - your
letter of 22 August.
Sep 2001 16:02:55 +1200
From: John Porter
Hon Pete Hodgson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Hon Helen Clark <email@example.com>, Hon Jim Anderton
Dear Mr. Hodgson,
Thank you for your reply... which I received
on 26 August.
After waiting more than three weeks for your
I am left with the impression that any suggestion of a "supply crisis"
As expected, your response avoided any
my offer of weather modification...
Any intelligent strategy would have combined
modification with power savings but instead you assert that "it is the
role of electricity generators rather than Government to consider the
viability of utilising resources and technologies."
I presume that you would not have been
Energy Minister if you had offered to facilitate a meeting between
and the heads of the generating companies. The opportunity is still