evoke: I am amazed by all these "positive" news articles and studies that seem to come out just before the election. It's like someone is intentionally releasing biased studies at a specific time to trick the American people in believing that a certain president's record is better than what it really is.
Aarontology: But I was told that Obama personally shut down the US oil industry with his job killing socialism.
hasty ambush: Lunaville: Ideally, it would also be coupled with increased energy standards for most products and all vehicles as well as a hefty additional gasoline tax. I'd like to see proceeds from such a tax invested in mass transit, bike lanes, environmental clean-up, and research into alternative energyAbout that alternative energy investmentThe complete list bankrupt green-energy companies:[so far] and the amount of tax payer dollars they have recieved to date.1.Evergreen Solar ($25 million)*2.SpectraWatt ($500,000)*3.Solyndra ($535 million)*4.Beacon Power ($43 million)*9.EnerDel's subsidiary Ener1 ($118.5 million)*12.Abound Solar ($400 million)*13.A123 Systems ($279 million)*14.Willard and Kelsey Solar Group ($700,981)*19.Raser Technologies ($33 million)*20.Energy Conversion Devices ($13.3 million)*21.Mountain Plaza, Inc. ($2 million)*22.Olsen's Crop Service and Olsen's Mills Acquisition Company ($10 million)*23.Range Fuels ($80 million)*24.Thompson River Power ($6.5 million)*25.Stirling Energy Systems ($7 million)*26.Azure Dynamics ($5.4 million)*30.Nordic Windpower ($16 million)*32.Satcon ($3 million)*33.Konarka Technologies Inc. ($20 million)*
evoke: This is happening in spite of Obama.I am amazed by all these "positive" news articles and studies that seem to come out just before the election. It's like someone is intentionally releasing biased studies at a specific time to trick the American people in believing that a certain president's record is better than what it really is.
oldernell: What are they going to name the lake when the bedrock is so fractured in Ohio and Pa. that the region becomes a giant sinkhole? If the footings to your house were broken like that it would be condemned.
Ashrams: And yet somehow I bet they will produce a lot of oil and refine it then ship it to China were they can use it to make products to coat with lead and use said oil again to ship it back to the US.Then we have gone full circle and not gained a thing.In a few years this will be our new flag.[www.cia.gov image 453x304]
Joe Blowme: "most of these rigs are on private property. They are drilling into places like the Bakken formation, which lies under parts of North Dakota and Montana."Had this been government land, we would likely still be awaiting drilling permits or fighting lawsuits from NGOs or outright drilling bans enacted from Congress," Mulva says.HAHAHAH but Obama is the reason right? ALL HAIL KING OBAMA!!
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