Category Archives: Energy

Shipwrecks, climate disruption, mass shootings

This excerpt from Kathryn Schulz, “Writers in the Storm” (The New Yorker, Nov. 23, 2015), seems to me a good analogy for the human slowness in solving problems: It is difficult … to appreciate how catastrophic the weather could be … Continue reading

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John Hanger’s issues are still in play

John Hanger has taken himself out of the gubernatorial race after filing more than twice the required number of signatures. He has been an exceptional candidate because he ran on a number of issues that he has injected permanently into … Continue reading

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A dubious “Domestic energy” survey

I just can’t resist reproducing this one, from the Daily Local News web site: Where to start? What about solar, wind, geothermal, biomass, and hydroelectric energy? Aren’t those worth talking about? What is “domestic energy”? Do sun and wind not … Continue reading

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