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Wind Farm – Cons, part 4

Wind Turbines Generate Electricity and Controversy: a series on whats  in the wind. Opponents objections and concerns regarding wind turbines can be listed in eight distinct categories: Visual, Noise, Intermittent Power, Bird/Bat deaths, Altering Vegetation, Fire, Ice and Pollutants. In … Continue reading

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Common Ground

People Disagree For what ever reason there are still people that deny there is any truth to global warming and climate change or that industrial society is responsible. When business leaders, diplomats and ambassadors of nations find themselves in a … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2012

Earth Day 2012 reports a half a dozen wars,  your brothers out of work and the governments on the blink. The price of goods is on the rise, there’s no fish left in the sea. Floods are deeper, droughts are … Continue reading

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Wind Farm – Cons, part 3

Wind Turbines Generate Electricity and Controversy: a series on whats  in the wind. Opponents objections and concerns regarding wind turbines can be listed in eight distinct categories: Visual, Noise, Intermittent Power, Bird/Bat deaths, Altering Vegetation, Fire, Ice and Pollutants. In … Continue reading

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Wind Farm – Cons, part 2

Wind Turbines Generate Electricity and Controversy: a series on whats  in the wind. Opponents objections and concerns regarding wind turbines can be listed in eight distinct categories: Visual, Noise, Intermittent Power, Bird/Bat deaths, Altering Vegetation, Fire, Ice and Pollutants. In … Continue reading

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Transportation Preparation

BE PREPARED to see (and purchase) new modes of transportation in the new future. In the old future we expected to be zipping around in anti-gravity vehicles and air-borne jet skis like George Jetson or Luke Skywalker. The new future … Continue reading

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Four to One

“Turn the light off!” My mother never said that, or hardly ever. She taught us kids  to turn off the lights and we just did it. It cost money you know. You don’t go around just wasting money or wasting … Continue reading

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