I had not realised before what an wasteful source of power it is.
The State is the absolute worst mechanism for this purpose because it is so wasteful and inefficient.
Restoring the dividend tax credit would be a better use of public money than much of the government's wasteful spending.
The stuff about them being more dangerous and needlessly wasteful is true, but that's just extra ammunition.
So while the war will probably be wasteful , I doubt it will have much effect one way or the other.
We are finding that they are disappearing fast because of careless, wasteful use of outdoor light.
North Americans are too wasteful , and too ready to turn a blind eye to it.
She has a lot of lavish, wasteful spending in her budget in particular, and I'd like to cut that.
Local authority chiefs are insistent that the characterisation of councils as wasteful bureaucracies is wrong.
Similar examples of irrational and wasteful uses of water can be found elsewhere.