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2012-07-09 23:03:25

PowerSurvival.com offers an inexpensive 'off-the-grid' system that can keep your home in the light. Tarzana, CA (PRWEB) July 09, 2012 “When the power grid goes down, grid-tie solar systems will go down with it,” says Mike Adams, editor of NaturalNews.com in a June 16th article. “A lot of people believe they are becoming "power independent" by installing grid-tie solar systems, but what many don't realize is that virtually all such systems are designed to actively go...

Thirsty Power Plants Hog Water
2012-06-04 13:27:31

Michael Crumbliss for redOrbit.com Often left out of the discussion on climate change is the effect that it will have on power production. 90% of US electricity production is dependent on huge amounts of water for cooling and steam, including all nuclear and fossil fuel power plants (though natural gas plants use less than coal). These power plants account for 40% of US freshwater use. In Europe these power plants provide 75% of power and use half the water. A study by European and...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.