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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: A Modest Proposal


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Posted by Ludwig on April 09, 2004 at 14:36:30 from (65.196.0.78):

In Reply to: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: A Modest Proposal posted by Bob on April 09, 2004 at 13:50:09:

You're right... Of course if you've ever seen the impact on wildlife an oil spill has.... Its just plain nasty. I've only seen the results of a little spill they had in Maine. I can't imagine what its like during a big spill.

In the renewable energy crowd the mantra is ever $1 spent in conservation is like $5 in energy production. Which roughly means that spending $2 replacing a 60watt incanescent bulb with a 15watt compact flourescent saves $5 worth of solar panels or wind generator or whatever.
If the same applies country wide to our dependance on foreign oil (and I suspect it does) we'd do alot better just spending our money cutting back our need for it than developing other sources.


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