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Pavulon Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-17-09 02:20 PM
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33. Like 26 billion? And they work on calm days..You think china paid that?

Funny math, my power is less than 7c a kw/h residential. Nuclear powered grid.
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  - Some great news! Thank you and rec'd! nt  babylonsister   Jul-16-09 08:21 PM   #1 
  - Great news....keeping it kicked and rec'd  AnOhioan   Jul-16-09 08:22 PM   #2 
  - Great news for the big energy corporations.  prostomulgus   Jul-16-09 08:26 PM   #3 
  - Actually, it's great news for the birds!  bananas   Jul-16-09 08:35 PM   #4 
  - Very interesting. Thanks.  DavidDvorkin   Jul-16-09 08:45 PM   #5 
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  - Terrible news, but it makes a lot of people happy.  Laelth   Jul-16-09 08:47 PM   #6 
  - Okay, but...  kimmylavin   Jul-16-09 09:05 PM   #8 
  - No doubt. We need to do that.  Laelth   Jul-17-09 01:13 AM   #20 
  - No, we don't "burn the same amount of fossil fuels whether we have the windmills or not"  bananas   Jul-17-09 03:19 AM   #26 
  - No energy source will ever reduce our need for oil.  kentauros   Jul-18-09 12:09 PM   #36 
     - Okay, then 50% reduction.  kimmylavin   Jul-18-09 03:30 PM   #38 
  - lol there we go.  high density   Jul-16-09 09:08 PM   #9 
  - Happy to oblige.  Laelth   Jul-17-09 01:13 AM   #21 
  - If we want to continue to use electricity, sacrifices have to be made.  Zynx   Jul-16-09 09:16 PM   #10 
  - Me too. Coal has to go.  Laelth   Jul-17-09 01:16 AM   #22 
  - bullshit, again  diane in sf   Jul-16-09 09:48 PM   #11 
  - Thank you for your kind opinion.  Laelth   Jul-17-09 01:16 AM   #23 
  - Explode the lungs of bats?  Fumesucker   Jul-16-09 10:25 PM   #14 
  - Presumably, they create low pressures that bats lungs can't take.  Laelth   Jul-17-09 01:10 AM   #19 
  - What a load of bull.  truthisfreedom   Jul-16-09 11:07 PM   #16 
  - Wow! Unadulterated wind industry propaganda. A rare treat. LOL.  Laelth   Jul-17-09 01:28 AM   #24 
     - You don't understand 'spinning reserves' at all  muriel_volestrangler   Jul-17-09 07:58 AM   #28 
     - Blight? Those look like they're in the middle of nowhere  high density   Jul-17-09 01:32 PM   #32 
     - As a matter of fact, they are quite beautiful  kentauros   Jul-18-09 12:13 PM   #37 
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     - No. I am not a Luddite.  Laelth   Jul-17-09 01:31 AM   #25 
        - Here's what we do.  bananas   Jul-17-09 03:24 AM   #27 
  - What a pleasant surprise!  City Lights   Jul-16-09 09:02 PM   #7 
  - Or 2 ap1000 reactors.. (2)  Pavulon   Jul-16-09 09:59 PM   #12 
  - Would you please stop asking such inconvenient questions?  Psephos   Jul-16-09 10:20 PM   #13 
  - Nuclear Bombshell: $26 Billion cost $10,800 per kilowatt! killed Ontario nuclear bid  bananas   Jul-16-09 10:55 PM   #15 
     - Like 26 billion? And they work on calm days..You think china paid that?  Pavulon   Jul-17-09 02:20 PM   #33 
        - China hasn't paid yet - just like Finland  bananas   Jul-18-09 10:33 AM   #35 
  - Put some turbines near the Sotomayor hearings... lots of wind generation there  scheming daemons   Jul-16-09 11:33 PM   #17 
  - Put up some more here around Fargo. Plenty of wind around here!  Odin2005   Jul-17-09 08:06 AM   #30 
  - Unfortunately, wind is still only supplying one third of one percent of US energy consumption.  GliderGuider   Jul-17-09 08:47 AM   #31 
  - awesome!  fascisthunter   Jul-17-09 03:25 PM   #34 
  - oh i thought the thread would be about the 2 burritos i ate last night  Mari333   Jul-18-09 03:41 PM   #39 

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