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Using tidal energy to power off-the-grid towns

Using tidal energy to power off-the-grid towns


Via: perrie-halpern  •  Alternative Energy  •  18 Comments  •  2 weeks ago

Offshore Wind Could Finally Start to Catch on in the US

Offshore Wind Could Finally Start to Catch on in the US


Via: bob-nelson  •  Alternative Energy  •  9 Comments  •  10 months ago

There’s a huge amount of energy blowing in the wind right offshore, but America has been slow to take advantage of it, with just one small offshore wind farm in U.S. waters. But that may soon be...
House GOP plan would cut Medicare, Social Security to balance budget

House GOP plan would cut Medicare, Social Security to balance budget


Via: pj  •  Alternative Energy  •  74 Comments  •  10 months ago

House Republicans released a proposal Tuesday that would balance the budget in nine years — but only by making large cuts to entitlement programs, including Medicare and Social Security, that...
Trump Misleads on IG Report

Trump Misleads on IG Report


Via: jbb  •  Alternative Energy  •  10 Comments  •  10 months ago

Trump Misleads on IG Report President Donald Trump said he thinks former FBI Director James Comey committed “very criminal acts.” But the facts don’t support the president’s opinion. The Justice...
Parents demand change after trans girls win high school track meet

Parents demand change after trans girls win high school track meet


Via: silent-hysteria  •  Alternative Energy  •  250 Comments  •  10 months ago

A Connecticut high school sophomore dominated in last week's track and field competition - but the transgender teen's big win has some people outraged and wondering if it's fair she was allowed to...
 Afghanistan Eid car bomb, claimed by Islamic State, kills 26

Afghanistan Eid car bomb, claimed by Islamic State, kills 26


Via: krishna  •  Alternative Energy  •  2 Comments  •  10 months ago

A car bomb killed at least 26 people at a gathering of Taliban and Afghan armed forces in the eastern city of Nangarhar on Saturday, an official said, as soldiers and militants celebrated an...
The final nail in the ACLU's coffin (Op/Ed)

The final nail in the ACLU's coffin (Op/Ed)


Via: buzz-of-the-orient  •  Alternative Energy  •  73 Comments  •  10 months ago

The final nail in the ACLU's coffin (Op/Ed) BY ALAN M. DERSHOWITZ, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR, The Hill, 06/11/18 THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL...
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Electric Scooters

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Electric Scooters


Via: bob-nelson  •  Alternative Energy  •  9 Comments  •  11 months ago

Glenn Harvey I wanted to hate the scooters. I really did. Before going to the Los Angeles region last week for work, I had heard about the area’s invasion by dockless, rent-by-the-minute...
For 'Tripwire' Joe and Other Vietnam Vets

For 'Tripwire' Joe and Other Vietnam Vets


Via: kavika  •  Alternative Energy  •  77 Comments  •  11 months ago

For ‘Tripwire’ Joe And Other Vietnam Vets The War Veterans That Left Limbs, Life, And Mental Health Behind On The Battlefield Are Our True Patriots Harold A. Monteau • September 1, 2017...
WV Supreme Court Justice Loughry named in 32-count judicial complaint

WV Supreme Court Justice Loughry named in 32-count judicial complaint


Via: sandy-2021492  •  Alternative Energy  •  8 Comments  •  11 months ago

In no uncertain terms, the West Virginia Judicial Investigative Commission on Wednesday alleged that the man who wrote the book on political corruption in West Virginia had perpetuated his own...
Solving the Mystery of the “Lost” Eighth 1969 Pontiac Trans Am Convertible

Solving the Mystery of the “Lost” Eighth 1969 Pontiac Trans Am Convertible


Via: spikegary  •  Alternative Energy  •  36 Comments  •  11 months ago

Growing up in the Motor City, the mere mention of the name "Trans Am" brought excitement to a young boy's heart. My father used to take me down to our local dealership, Woody Pontiac in Hamtramck,...
Fox News ripped for misleading photos of Philadelphia Eagles players kneeling

Fox News ripped for misleading photos of Philadelphia Eagles players kneeling


Via: pat-wilson  •  Alternative Energy  •  4 Comments  •  11 months ago

Fox News apologized Tuesday after receiving a torrent of criticism over the network's use of photos of various players for the Philadelphia Eagles kneeling in prayer, creating the misleading...
2019 Jaguar I-Pace Review: From London to Berlin in an All-Electric Jag

2019 Jaguar I-Pace Review: From London to Berlin in an All-Electric Jag


Via: bob-nelson  •  Alternative Energy  •  14 Comments  •  11 months ago

Icons and Electrons Jabbeke was the making of the Jaguar XK120. On May 30, 1949, a prototype of the iconic English sports car was timed at 132.6 mph along a closed section of freeway just...
A Trade War Primer

A Trade War Primer


Via: bob-nelson  •  Alternative Energy  •  19 Comments  •  11 months ago

At the moment, the Trumpian trade war appears to be on. And I’ve been getting some questions from readers about how this is possible. Congress, after all, hasn’t voted to back out of our trade...
Trump’s Lawyers, in Confidential Memo, Argue to Head Off a Historic Subpoena

Trump’s Lawyers, in Confidential Memo, Argue to Head Off a Historic Subpoena


Via: jbb  •  Alternative Energy  •  30 Comments  •  11 months ago

Trump’s Lawyers, in Confidential Memo, Argue to Head Off a Historic Subpoena The New York Times - By MICHAEL S. SCHMIDT, MAGGIE HABERMAN, CHARLIE SAVAGE and MATT APUZZO WASHINGTON — President...
8 signs pointing to a counterintelligence operation deployed against Trump’s campaign

8 signs pointing to a counterintelligence operation deployed against Trump’s campaign


Via: vic-eldred  •  Alternative Energy  •  79 Comments  •  11 months ago

The Hill, by Sharyl Attkisson, May 23,  2018: It may be true that President Trump illegally conspired with Russia and was so good at covering it up he’s managed to outwit our best intel and...
The Iron Horse - A Rez Boyz Adventure

The Iron Horse - A Rez Boyz Adventure


By: kavika  •  Alternative Energy  •  39 Comments  •  11 months ago

Many years ago, before many of you were born, it was great sport and transportation for us to ''jump'' the ore trains. A common practice in the area that I lived in. The great ''Iron Range'' of...
Korea, 5 November 1950 - In honor of those that fought in the ''Forgotten War''...

Korea, 5 November 1950 - In honor of those that fought in the ''Forgotten War''...


Via: kavika  •  Alternative Energy  •  25 Comments  •  11 months ago

With Memorial Day just a few days away and Korea in the news again, I thought that it was time to pay some homage to the men that fought and died there over 60 years ago.  Many of you will not...
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Via: johnrussell  •  Alternative Energy  •  1 Comments  •  11 months ago

Washington DC Government Agencies to be 100% Powered by Wind Energy

Washington DC Government Agencies to be 100% Powered by Wind Energy


Via: shub-orinuj  •  Alternative Energy  •  39 Comments  •  2 years ago

Washington D.C.has just announceda huge step forward in its quest to becomeAmericas greenest city. TheDistrict of Columbia Department of General Services (DGS) has signed a one-year contract...
'Star in a Jar’ Fusion Reactor Works and Promises Infinite Energy

'Star in a Jar’ Fusion Reactor Works and Promises Infinite Energy


Via: sixpick  •  Alternative Energy  •  7 Comments  •  2 years ago

New tests verify that Germany's Wendelstein 7-X fusion energy device is on track to safely suspend plasma in magnetic fields. For several decades now, scientists from around the world have been...
Does burning coal have to be a bad thing ?

Does burning coal have to be a bad thing ?


Via: petey-coober  •  Alternative Energy  •  49 Comments  •  3 years ago

LINK :http://nextbigfuture.com/2014/11/ending-age-of-steam-with-supercritical.html November 04, 2014 Ending the age of steam with Supercritical CO2 The age of steam has generally referred to the...
Facing the Prospect of Walking Away from My Little Mountain Cabin

Facing the Prospect of Walking Away from My Little Mountain Cabin


Via: community  •  Alternative Energy  •  24 Comments  •  3 years ago

As I have mentioned in passing a number of times, a proposal by a foreign company to place 40, 525' tall wind turbines on the ridge near my house in the Pocono Mountains, may ultimately...
Virginia Auto Dealers Launch All Out Assault On Tesla Motors

Virginia Auto Dealers Launch All Out Assault On Tesla Motors


Via: community  •  Alternative Energy  •  18 Comments  •  3 years ago

The Virginia Automobile Dealers Association has filed a long, convoluted complaint with the state’s Motor Vehicle Dealer Board. It accuses Tesla Motors of committing illegal acts at is authorized...
Tarter: The battle is on between oil, ethanol

Tarter: The battle is on between oil, ethanol


Via: shub-orinuj  •  Alternative Energy  •  4 Comments  •  4 years ago

Ethanol blends at the pump have become the norm at the pump. Lawmakers in Washington are strongly considering eliminating $5 billion of tax credit subsidies that gives refiners 45 cents a gallon...
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