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New EPA regulations will shut down 8 percent of U.S. power generation capability

We’re here to help you! New EPA regulations threaten to shut down 8 percent of all U.S. power generation capability.

Nor should this be a surprise. During the campaign Obama admitted, but few reported, how he wanted to bankrupt any power plants that used coal to generate power.

Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

 
Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.

He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

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  • I would call this a prediction, but the probability approaches unity:

    Power bills will go up. There will be a hue and cry across the land from ‘the poor’ and their advocates for politicians to ‘do something’. If the Community-Organizer-In-Chief is still in office, he’ll make speeches villifying power commpanies and their ‘excess profits’. There will be Congressional investigations. Poiticians at every level will propose programs to subsidize ‘the poor’s’ power bills, paid for with additional taxes on everyone else’s bills. And our standard of living slips again.

  • here is my prediction : Americans start using more and more natural gas that we get from our own land for power generation and transportation , the market grows , we start exporting LNG to Asia and pay down our debt through the next big set of boom years!

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