Archive | September 2012

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Moms Clean Air Force–clueless and dangerous

Mom’s Clean Air Force, as reported on the AWEA site, is calling for an extension of the PTC for these reasons: Wind is free. Wind is clean. Wind is renewable. Wind is non-polluting. Wind doesn’t harm children’s health. Clueless and dangerous they be for these simple reasons: Wind is free. Yes, so is gravity. And both […]

What Conservation Yields

Rocky Mountain Power has a commercial showing a couple throwing items over a cliff (including a flat-screen TV–all that glass cannot be good for the environment) and says if you waste electricity, it’s like throwing away the things you could have bought if you hadn’t wasted electricity. I got my bill for September from RMP: […]

Wolsten

Wandering Words

NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT

“We do not believe any group of men adequate enough or wise enough to operate without scrutiny or without criticism. We know that the only way to avoid error is to detect it, that the only way to detect it is to be free to inquire. We know that in secrecy error undetected will flourish and subvert”. - J Robert Oppenheimer.