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And just think where we would be, cleaner healthier energy sources, if we had allowed the advancements in as we once had in many area's, envied by many on the rest of this planet. I have for years, ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2014 at 03:47 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Happy Earth Day to you all! Received this e-mail today from Senator Ed Markey (D. MA):
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Apr 22, 2014 at 08:00 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
There is a Carbon Fuel Colossus that powers our civilization and poisons our planet . It is top dog in our modern times and ...
by Frank Paine
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 05:26 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Published just a few minutes ago by the Associated Press. McALLEN, Texas (AP) - A barge carrying nearly a million gallons of especially thick, sticky oil collided with a ship in Galveston Bay on ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 86 comments on Sat Mar 22, 2014 at 07:43 PM PDT with 183 Recommends
On March 1, I wrote an overview of solar energy breakthroughs called, ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 173 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 02:17 PM PST with 229 Recommends
Government bodies hired to work for their citizens Actually doing work for their citizens and more. Once upon a time, not a fairy tail, we used to lead in same and help others follow that lead, we ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 04:45 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Often, when I get depressed, I scan for articles about developments in solar, wind, tidal, geothermal, and other kinds of renewable energy generation. Good news seems to be easily found in these ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 132 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 05:03 PM PST with 212 Recommends
It's always hard to see what's directly under one's nose, even when it might be one of the most important scientific discoveries in the history of the world that happened to go public yesterday. ...
by Gethsemani Sam
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Feb 13, 2014 at 12:30 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Two bits of moderately good news this morning. First, President Obama is issuing an executive order raising the minimum wage for federal contract workers to $10.10 an hour on future or ...
by TomP
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Jan 28, 2014 at 07:10 AM PST with 34 Recommends
I am running for Congress in the 2nd Congressional District. My name is Erick Wright, and it is an honor to run for Congress. I set out to help restore faith in the public process and elevate the ...
by Erickwrightforcongress
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Dec 27, 2013 at 09:27 AM PST with 1 Recommend
We got solar panels on our house over the summer. We did this for two reasons. One, I am no longer employed, and we felt that for the future, energy prices were going to go up to the point that we ...
by Im a frayed knot
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Dec 09, 2013 at 02:21 PM PST with 35 Recommends
My 7-year old is a big fan of the Nickolodeon show Avatar: The Last Airbender from a few years back (he's watching them now on DVD). If you're not familiar with it, you need to know that: 1. It's a ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Nov 17, 2013 at 05:38 PM PST with 20 Recommends
State Senator Daylin Leach (D. PA-13), A.K.A. Pennsylvania's Liberal Lion, who is running for Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz's (D. PA-13) seat as she pursues her bid for governor, received some ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Nov 15, 2013 at 12:00 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Famously stated by Issac Asimov through his character Salvor Hardin in Foundation , the title quote could not be more apt at our current moment in history. I do not need to elaborate. Instead, I ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Aug 30, 2013 at 09:28 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
from energy.gov Looking for something to smile about this morning? Check out ...
by boatsie
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon Aug 12, 2013 at 08:23 AM PDT with 66 Recommends
I've shortened the actual headline, "Electric Cars Sell Faster Than Hybrids Did At Same Point" , but it's the same point: Check out this graph:
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 120 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 06:03 AM PDT with 103 Recommends
[OK, not "32" but I lost count of how many of these I did so there!] A few news items, mostly garnered from World Nuclear News. Love 'em or hate 'em, they do report on new builds, advances and ...
by davidwalters
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri May 03, 2013 at 11:14 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
From the World Nuclear News, reprinted here with permission: A formal agreement with the US Department of Energy (DoE) means that Babcock & Wilcox (B&W) mPower can access the first $79 million of ...
by davidwalters
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Apr 16, 2013 at 09:23 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Rep. Steve Stockman, a Republican from Texas who believes John Boehner is not conservative enough and whose signature legislation is the proposed ...
by Richard Riis
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 05:14 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
It is very satisfying to see solar energy start to take hold in as inhospitable a place for alternative energy as my home state of Georgia. Atlanta-based Southern Company is one of the nation's ...
by etatauri
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Mar 12, 2013 at 08:31 AM PDT with 15 Recommends