The London opera houses have had more taxpayer money than the British marine power industry over the past few years.writes Chris Goodall.
It should not, of course, have to be either/or, and neither I nor, I am sure, Chris Goodall would want to suggest such a thing.
But in these straitened times, how about those in the performing arts concerned about climate change (on which, for example, see Ashdenizen) twin up with enlightened actors and investors in areas like marine renewables?
Der Fliegende Holländer und das Sea snake.
Les Pêcheurs de Perles, brought to you by tidal power.
Riders from the Sea, powered by offshore wind turbines.