Obama Coal Crackdown

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PRengert
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Post Sat. Feb. 18, 2012 8:53 am

homecomfort wrote:If closing down the mostly oldest, dirtiest, inefficient coal fired electric generating plants , to protect the air and environment, and eventually improve capacity and reliability in the future, is a bad thing to some, think smarter. we will as a smart society certainly find better, cleaner ways to generate electricity. We have the technology, and need to get out of the stone age.
This sounds more like wishful thinking than anything else.

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Post Sat. Feb. 18, 2012 9:46 am

Just sounds like pure BS to me. You don't eliminate one source until you've got another tried & true alternative. Although all the floppin together of gums from the Green populace, should provide enough energy for eons--BUT, it doesn't. It's just lips floppin together. :mad: :(
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Post Sat. Feb. 18, 2012 9:58 am

freetown fred wrote:You don't eliminate one source until you've got another tried & true alternative.
They are just trying to eliminate the competition to make it easier to move their green agenda.

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