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    That's why I suggested the green energy stimulus and cutting the oil and coal subsidies.

    Progress 365 not just a slogan a goal - 300 progressive seats in the House and 65 progressive seats in the Senate.

    by jusjtim35 on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 04:58:20 PM PST

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    •  Yeah, add High Speed Rail corridors (5+ / 0-)

      and feeder lines, urban and suburban lightrail, high density village/cluster suburbs and a 10 cent tax on plastic bags.
      Urban wind farms, wide-spread local solar and conservation technology incentives (insulation, window upgrades, efficient HVAC, geo thermal, et cetera).
      If you want to get real creative, curbside compost pickup, municipal composting and urban farming incentives.

      If I ran this circus, things would be DIFFERENT!

      by CwV on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 06:39:43 PM PST

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      •  I'm pushing offshore wind (2+ / 0-)
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        isabelle hayes, glorificus

        with Berkeley Nat Labs studying the cost, wind is 3.3 to 6.5 cent per kwhr. Cheapest for be generation.

        And with the Atlantic Wind Connection slated to start construction next year.... we see a real wind project, 370 miles of offshore HVDC cable to support 1700 turbines, 7 gigs all told.

        So we need to extend the wind tax credit.... NOW

        FDR 9-23-33, "If we cannot do this one way, we will do it another way. But do it we will.

        by Roger Fox on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 09:06:55 PM PST

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