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Response to Hangingon (Reply #1)

Sat Sep 15, 2012, 01:02 PM

3. Doubtful considering the really huge space but

Let's say it did, considering the percentage of the population that would be provided for, wouldn't it be worth it compared to any other plausible alternative?

If you are more concerned about an eye sore than the alternative carbon footprint, I don't think heads are screwed on right and priorities are FUBAR.

Think about all the coal, nukes, gas, and oil it takes to power the east coast now.

If the study is true, we should make it so within five years and do a truly monumental thing for our energy independence and in making a bigger dent in reducing damage to our global environment than has been ever seriously proposed.

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