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Ethanol Ethics

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Ethanol ethics, quite frankly, I never saw the point of ethanol. It does, however, reduce greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 20 percent. It also reduces gas mileage, by as much as 33 percent (E10), and it also costs as much as .74 btu of fossil fuel for every 1 btu of energy, so …

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Clean Coal Fact or Fiction

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Our current coal power plants produce approximately 1/3 of our carbon emissions, and 40% worldwide, with modest increases predicted worldwide, except Asia, mainly China, which is projected to more than double by 2030. And I won’t even touch on all the other harmful toxins released not only by burning coal, but by mining it, and …

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United Nations Climate Chief CO2 Benchmark of 2C Too High 4C Possible By 2060

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United Nations climate chief Christiana Figueres is calling for world leaders to aim for an even lower threshold for rising global average temperatures, even as new figures suggest that the prospects for preventing temperatures from rising beyond a key benchmark of 2C grew even dimmer in 2010. According to new estimates that were released this …

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Energy Convergence Ford unveils it’s new all-electric truck for late 2010

Energy Convergence Ford unveils it’s new all-electric truck for late 2010 with this is from an press release posted a little while back (Feb. 9th, 2010) from Ford Motor Company. Ford unveiled the new all-electric version of the Ford Transit Connect at the Chicago Auto Show and announced it will be in operation at fleet …

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