- Do you know it takes up to 10 years for them to start extracting IF they found oil in the Alaska? So you will be paying at least 4/gal for the next tenMessage 1 of 34 , Aug 1, 2008View SourceDo you know it takes up to 10 years for them to start extracting "IF" they found oil in the Alaska? So you will be paying at least 4/gal for the next ten year(probably $10/gal by the time years is up) and still not be any closer to solving our energy problems. Bush is just holding Congress and us hostage when he says he gives congress a bill that involves drilling because he wants his boys at Exxon to become really wealthy. Have you heard about the tar sands in Canada? They give us oil due to the NAFTA and they cant stop giving us their oil or they will be sued no matter how much ecological damage it may be causing. Most of the Tar sands oil that canada produces is given to US. This is all about controlling the worlds oil supply and making money.----- Original Message ----
From: MH <hoagy@...>
Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2008 10:27:44 PM
Subject: Re: [rootsradicals] Re: new: $275 to fill up a tank
> Freaking amazing - Now let's DRILL the CRAP out of ANWAR too! What's next???My neighbor was telling us down at the grocers that
if Alaska where the size of a football field, Anwar
would be the size of a postage stamp. Alaska's a
mighty BIG state. After listening to the speech,
Repower America by Gore, I thought this story interesting:
A Model for Real Community Energy Self-Sufficiency
The recent G8 Summit achieved one important result. It showed that too many
of our leaders still think energy “security” can be achieved by calling for
an increase in the rate of oil extraction at the expense of human and
They are looking for security in the wrong places. For a real lesson in
energy security, and a glimpse of the healthy local economy of the future,
they could start with a small town in Germany, just one of many in northern
Europe that are charting a course toward true energy autonomy, based on
renewable sources of energy....
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- Thank you Morgan. I sure appreciate your help! While doing some reading about the batteries I thought this interesting - EEstor batteries. Maybe there theMessage 34 of 34 , Aug 7, 2008View SourceThank you Morgan. I sure appreciate your help!
While doing some reading about the batteries I
thought this interesting - EEstor batteries.
Maybe there the battery future? They sound like
they would be affordable if they make to market.
I guess we can only hope. -Mark H.
A Texas company says it can make a new ultracapacitor power system to
replace the electrochemical batteries in everything from cars to laptops.
By Tyler Hamilton
January 22, 2007
Better Batteries Charge Up
A startup reports progress on a battery that stores more energy than
By Tyler Hamilton
August 05, 2008