Monday, November 24, 2014

Green Alarmism = Higher Energy Prices = More Deaths Due to Cold

And that's the price that England is paying for years of adopting and implementing the Green alarmist agenda.  In real terms, it means an increased mortality among older citizens as the excerpt from an article in the Yorkshire Post makes clear:
Around 3.5 million older people are worried they will not be able to stay warm this winter.An older person dies every seven minutes from cold weather each winter, and those living in the coldest homes are hit most by excess winter death rates and illness, according to Age UK.Every winter, 25,000 older people in England and Wales do not survive the cold, amounting to 206 deaths a day, or one death every seven minutes.
Click here to read the rest of this news story. [ht: GWPF]