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Interesting screen shot

  I came across this while surfing websites.  You can click on the photo for a larger version.  I have no idea what the website is about, but I thought the photo on the screen spoke volumes about alternate energy! Advertisements

Recent articles I have found interesting

I have listed the link and first paragraph or my own commentary for each article.  Click on the link to read the rest of the story.  Many of these articles are found on https://notalotofpeopleknowthat.wordpress.com.  I recommend heading over to the blog for more interesting posts on renewables, energy and global warming. http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-30671607 “An investigation is continuing […]

Stop hating on NIMBY’s says Naomi Oreskes

I was surfing and looking for opinions on the NIMBY phenomena when I came acrose this: http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2014/10/23/stop-hating-on-nimbys-theyre-saving-communities/ Some prime quotes: “Opponents note that the lion’s share of the jobs created will be temporary, that the power will be delivered to customers south of the power line, that hydropower is not actually renewable, and that there […]

For 2015

After having spent time reading opinions on fracking, for 2015, I want all natural gas and oil from fracking to NOT be sold to any state that prohibits fracking or refuses to allow pipelines through. It seems that there are literally millions of people protesting fracking yet are cheerfully heating their homes cheaply and conveniently […]

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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.