Courtesy: LehrThe folks at Lehr say they have a better idea for many of your home machines: lawn mower, wire trimmer (turns out "weed whacker" is a copyrighted name for Kenmore;s wire trimmer), leaf blowers, etc. Lehr is going to be selling those items powered with propane rather than gasoline.
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The chorus of disagreement in Washington over a measly 25-billion dollars is something to behold. For the record that's less than 4% of the money that's been earmarked by the federal government to save the banks, insurance companies, the mortgage mills and other big-spenders on Wall Street and their Washington lobbying arms.
It's considered unfair, racist, unimaginative, luddite or worse to question how many millions of people this planet can support at the average GDP of Europe, or more resource-costly, the U.S.
How much pulp/lumber/biomass/sugar cane is there on that piece of ground?There are many reasons for asking that question.
Courtesy: NASA.One blogger says he's calculated the answer.
What do we Americans want? Individuals shopping for, longing for greener transport. Where the h--- is it?
Americans are saying they want more economical and environmentally friendly fuel, and they're backing that up with action. Two separate looks at American drivers found that many are saying and doing things that actually make sense, and that could be very good for green tech companies working on alternative energy or low emission autos.
The Detroit auto makers have a problem. Like BearStearns, MerrillLynch, Lehman Brothers, etc.
Five states are threateneing to sue the Environmental Procrastination Agency over gas. Not GASoline gas, but CO2 gas.
Shell Oil has obtained one of its needed permits to begin exploratory drilling offshore in Alaska. It got the EPA's permissions to release a certain amount of nitrogen oxides at each of its proposed drilling sites.
Oops. France is the globe's leading nation for the use of peacetime nuclear power.