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Posted by Day Brown on June 17, 2009, 4:25 pm
Morris Dovey wrote:

YMMV. But I dont see enuf power in a mobile sized collector to provide
the power a tractor needs for even a double bottom moldboard.

I saw a U of GA study on sorghum. 100-120 gallons of ethanol per acre on
about 6 gallons of ethanol fuel. But you'd need good soil and enuf water
for it to be juicy at harvest.

I'm surprised there's not more work on parabolic collectors for solar
electric generators.

Posted by Malcom \"Mal\" Reynolds on June 5, 2009, 8:15 am
In article

 "Stormin Mormon"

The free market has spoken. We got rid
of saturn, oldsmobile, the hummer, and
with luck chrysler.

Posted by Lord Gow333, Dirk Benedict's n on June 6, 2009, 4:11 am

Not the free market.

Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. - Henry Ford

Posted by None4U on June 6, 2009, 1:54 am

I dont buy it,  We shouldn't drill at all.  We should fill the coffers and
reserves with oil from elsewhere.   Pump the crap back into the wells if
necessary.   We should have about a decade in reserves.  Save ours until
everyones is used up. Then drill for ours when everyone else has used theres

Posted by Lord Gow333, Dirk Benedict's n on June 6, 2009, 4:12 am

Quiet, the adults are speaking.

Drill Alaska!
Drill offshore!
Build refineries!
Build reactors!
And shut the hell up!

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