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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by ptif219 View Post
    Nice try but to power the people their would be no land left to grow crops. Not to mention health concerns and tax subsidies. If it is so good lets stop the subsidies and see if they can make it on the profit

    Pickens drops wind from his energy plan, but industry remains ‘healthy’ and ‘sustainable’, says analyst | ThinkProgress
    Yet another thread of yours, where you have absolutely zero comprehension of the subject you posted in the first place.

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by xpiher View Post
    You claim they are scams, prove it.

    Even if Global warming is a scam, the health cost of CO2 emissions is real.


    Problem is there are no solutions. Wind will never replace fossil electricity Ethanol is a joke. What solutiond will make a difference?

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by ptif219 View Post
    Problem is there are no solutions. Wind will never replace fossil electricity Ethanol is a joke. What solutiond will make a difference?
    Ecology based organic farming. It addresses many of our problems.


    If it is so good lets stop the subsidies and see if they can make it on the profit
    That's what I say about industrial farming, which recieved 6.59/6.6 billion from the last farm bill I checked.

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by samsmart View Post
    The alternative is how expensive food will be when our farmlands suffer from the negative impacts of climate change.
    A) still don't buy that crap and
    B) if it's real, Canada just became arable farmland.

    in times where the earth has been hotter - plant life (all life, really) has exploded. I think we'll manage.

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by cpwill View Post
    A) still don't buy that crap and
    B) if it's real, Canada just became arable farmland.

    in times where the earth has been hotter - plant life (all life, really) has exploded. I think we'll manage.
    Fantastic, another thing you can start importing more then you produce...

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by cpwill View Post
    A) still don't buy that crap and
    B) if it's real, Canada just became arable farmland.

    in times where the earth has been hotter - plant life (all life, really) has exploded. I think we'll manage.

    Population projections right now are for 10 billion people in 2050. That is alot of mouths to feed.

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    We are due for a Malthusian interruption long before that. We are more or less overdue for one right now.

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by winston53660 View Post
    Population projections right now are for 10 billion people in 2050. That is alot of mouths to feed.
    Taking away farm land for wind mills will not help

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by ptif219 View Post
    Taking away farm land for wind mills will not help
    Windmills have tiny little bases.

    Windmills go OVER farmland.
    Anyone wondering what I'm talking about start here:
    The Psychology of Persuasion

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    Re: AEP says it will close five coal plants to comply with EPA regs

    Quote Originally Posted by What if...? View Post
    Windmills have tiny little bases.

    Windmills go OVER farmland.
    NexGen Energy Partners - About Us

    For wind installations, you need at least one quarter acre of land with a good “view” of the prevailing winds above 50 feet.

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