It has been already proved that the members of the federal will be more dependent on the members of the State governments, than the latter will be on the former.
Either the mode in which the federal government is to be constructed will render it sufficiently dependent on the people, or it will not.
Although environmentalists have welcomed RWE and E.ON's decision to abandon nuclear projects at Wylfa and at Oldbury on the Severn estuary, if EDF or another nuclear firm does not step in, Britain will be dependent on rapidly developing forms of renewable energy that have significant disadvantages.
"If you were totally dependent on wind, very often you would have a surplus of energy and other times you wouldn't have enough."
The whole deal is dependent on
E.ON's acquisition of gas importer Ruhrgas, which has been blocked by a German court.