Tag: solar energy

An Unexpected Surprise

June 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
An Unexpected Surprise

A few days ago, I returned from the small nation of El Salvador located in Central America. Like many small Central American nations, El Salvador’s environment suffers from the issues of exploitative mining, deforestation, and climate change, so the sight of an example of stainable energy was greatly welcomed. While in El Salvador, fourteen other […]

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The All Important U.S. Quest for Energy

April 21, 2012 | By | Reply More
The All Important U.S. Quest for Energy

In his most recent book, “The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World,” (Sept 20, 2011) Pulitzer Prize author Daniel Yergin makes a strong case that energy forms the backbone of the economic system in the United States. Yergin’s position is that since we have a fast paced growing world economy, if […]

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