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What's the Renewable Energy Equivalent of Our Oil Consumption?


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, energy, greenliving, protection )

Cher Away
- 321 days ago - greenerideal.com
As the popularity of solar panels, wind turbines, and other forms of renewable energy continue to grow, our planet's reliance on oil slowly begins to decrease. But just how much renewable energy would we have to produce in order to completely replace



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David C. (25)
Friday October 4, 2013, 5:10 am
The "Cost" of humankind continuing on its fossil path --or even continuing only roughly in the direction it has been going (growth+techno-fetishism + Mammonism + a culture of (neurosis&)denial/repression)-- can be given quite exactly: It's simply EVERYTHING humans have ever achieved.

And I don't see humankind changing direction. I don't even see them apply the brakes.-- Not a millionth as much as i see homo dodo spinning fantasies, (some oh-so *bright* and *green* and *renewable*) lies and (self-)deception, and further accelerating on our path into oblivion ( and good riddance! )

 

Danuta Watola (1191)
Sunday October 6, 2013, 1:51 am
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