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TankLV Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-03-09 04:34 PM
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58. The French have one of the largest and most powerful solar plant that has been specifically powering
factories among other users for DECADES...
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  - "the price was too high"??  jpak   Jun-30-09 07:27 AM   #1 
  - Liability is too high  underpants   Jun-30-09 05:54 PM   #37 
  - That is too bad  MARALE   Jun-30-09 07:59 AM   #2 
  - "Clean Energy?"  Jimbo909   Jun-30-09 08:36 AM   #4 
  - Welcome to D.U. Jimbo909  Auggie   Jun-30-09 08:55 AM   #7 
  - Those boondoggle nukes cost US ratepayers $112 billion  jpak   Jun-30-09 09:09 AM   #10 
  - Welcome to DU!  Strong Atheist   Jun-30-09 02:02 PM   #30 
  - Not to mention the front matter of your phone book  KamaAina   Jun-30-09 05:49 PM   #35 
  - Recylced Uranium  enviralment   Jul-02-09 09:21 AM   #52 
     - You might want to check it out...  ProudDad   Jul-03-09 07:14 PM   #61 
        - Compared to what?  enviralment   Jul-06-09 10:36 AM   #65 
  - Nothing clean about nuclear power  madokie   Jun-30-09 08:43 AM   #5 
  - So what should we use? Wind and solar won't cut it, and even wind  kegler14   Jun-30-09 08:52 AM   #6 
  - "Wind and solar won't cut it" - nonsense  jpak   Jun-30-09 09:04 AM   #8 
  - You ignore the differences in power usage...  WriteDown   Jun-30-09 09:14 AM   #11 
  - As usual, you don't know what you're talking about.  Tesha   Jun-30-09 05:47 PM   #34 
  - Science isn't your forte is it?  WriteDown   Jun-30-09 10:40 PM   #38 
     - Science isn't yours.  bananas   Jul-01-09 05:26 AM   #39 
        - Link?  WriteDown   Jul-01-09 07:31 AM   #40 
           - Maybe the wind turbine at your neighbor's house can't power an arc welder.  Tesha   Jul-01-09 11:38 AM   #41 
              - Ugh...  WriteDown   Jul-01-09 01:00 PM   #42 
                 - You're only making things worse for yourself.  Tesha   Jul-01-09 03:05 PM   #44 
                    - They are truly amazing...  WriteDown   Jul-01-09 03:18 PM   #45 
                       - Placed in the right locations, the wind is pretty reliable.  Tesha   Jul-01-09 03:45 PM   #46 
                       - My offer of proof...  WriteDown   Jul-01-09 04:29 PM   #47 
                          - In other words, what you're saying is that "(You) have no idea what you're talking about".  Tesha   Jul-01-09 04:38 PM   #48 
                             - Look at the puppy!!  WriteDown   Jul-01-09 04:45 PM   #49 
                                - You're right  ProudDad   Jul-03-09 07:22 PM   #64 
                       - Denmark and wind  enviralment   Jul-02-09 10:07 AM   #57 
                       - You don't know much about what's going on, do you?  ProudDad   Jul-03-09 07:19 PM   #63 
  - ahh - tell that to the FRENCH - they have been using solar for HEAVY INDUSTRIAL for DEDCADES...  TankLV   Jul-02-09 01:53 AM   #50 
     - Odd...  WriteDown   Jul-02-09 09:26 AM   #53 
     - the french and nuclear  enviralment   Jul-02-09 09:55 AM   #56 
        - The French have one of the largest and most powerful solar plant that has been specifically powering  TankLV   Jul-03-09 04:34 PM   #58 
  - My electric comes from Nuclear.  winter999   Jun-30-09 09:24 AM   #12 
  - you know what you can do with your WASTE...  TankLV   Jul-02-09 01:55 AM   #51 
  - And photovoltaics are made from completely clean unicorn farts.  AtheistCrusader   Jun-30-09 09:58 AM   #19 
  - Unicorn farts? Really! I never knew. Thanks!  ChairmanAgnostic   Jun-30-09 11:01 AM   #25 
  - Yes, there are pros and cons to all energy sources  MARALE   Jul-01-09 01:27 PM   #43 
  - Can't base-load with wind.  enviralment   Jul-02-09 09:39 AM   #55 
  - Ugly is in the eye of the can't do it's  madokie   Jun-30-09 09:04 AM   #9 
  - Yes, the clean white lines of the turbines are much more attractive than  mbperrin   Jun-30-09 09:31 AM   #13 
  - Oh yeah  madokie   Jun-30-09 09:48 AM   #17 
  - Have they figured out how to  winter999   Jun-30-09 09:51 AM   #18 
  - What a Quixotic post.  boppers   Jul-03-09 04:59 PM   #59 
  - I was wrong about the birds. But I sure as hell don't want them on my mountains.  kegler14   Jun-30-09 01:24 PM   #29 
  - Yeah, right. I live in the mountains. In that setting, turbines are just as ugly  kegler14   Jun-30-09 01:18 PM   #28 
  - What should we use to what?  Terry in Austin   Jun-30-09 02:56 PM   #32 
  - Power down  ProudDad   Jul-03-09 07:15 PM   #62 
  - thanks  donquijoterocket   Jun-30-09 11:24 AM   #26 
  - The only "right way" to do nuclear is through the fusion process.  NinetySix   Jun-30-09 10:39 AM   #24 
     - Good luck with that  Terry in Austin   Jun-30-09 02:44 PM   #31 
        - Practical fusion is a lot closer now than it has been.  Tesha   Jun-30-09 05:50 PM   #36 
  - I expect Ontario is looking  GDAEx2   Jun-30-09 08:31 AM   #3 
  - Private sector failings  enviralment   Jul-02-09 09:30 AM   #54 
  - good - sanity reigns in Canada  ensho   Jun-30-09 09:43 AM   #14 
  - Jini's out of the bottle. It'll never go back in.  winter999   Jun-30-09 09:44 AM   #15 
  - Pff, it was just a scam to hide the country's nuclear weapons program anyway  HEyHEY   Jun-30-09 09:46 AM   #16 
  - Now  ImOnlySleeping   Jun-30-09 10:10 AM   #21 
     - Oh, they'll pay... they'll ALLLL pay.  HEyHEY   Jun-30-09 10:32 AM   #22 
  - good -- nt  xchrom   Jun-30-09 10:09 AM   #20 
  - They want more federal assistance because of the way the economy is as a result of the recession. n/  Dave From Canada   Jun-30-09 10:36 AM   #23 
  - Good - let's wait for new technology  TrogL   Jun-30-09 12:12 PM   #27 
  - Three-part post by FogerRox the other day  bananas   Jun-30-09 05:32 PM   #33 
  - It's silly to keep relying on depleting resources... (n/t)  ProudDad   Jul-03-09 07:12 PM   #60 
     - Everything is depleting  enviralment   Jul-06-09 10:41 AM   #66 
 

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