Utility decides to close five coal plants to comply with EPA regulations

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On Christmas Eve 1968 three Americans became the first humans to visit another world. What they did to celebrate was unexpected and profound, and will be remembered throughout all human history. Genesis: the Story of Apollo 8, Robert Zimmerman's classic history of humanity's first journey to another world, tells that story, and it is now available as both an ebook and an audiobook, both with a foreword by Valerie Anders and a new introduction by Robert Zimmerman.

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"Not simply about one mission, [Genesis] is also the history of America's quest for the moon... Zimmerman has done a masterful job of tying disparate events together into a solid account of one of America's greatest human triumphs." --San Antonio Express-News

In order to comply with EPA regulations a utility has decided to shut down five coal-fired power plants.


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  • Papa Tango

    Well, this is great, because it ought to make coal really cheap for our friends the Communist Chinese! The Chinese don’t even have to buy coal directly from us; all that has to happen is for there to be a glut of U.S. coal on the world market and the price to the Chinese will go down. All I have to say is, “It’s about time!” I mean, think of all the money the Chinese tried to give to the Democratic Party about 15 years ago that was revealed publicly and they had to give back. Think of all the trouble associated with Charlie Trie’s efforts to launder — I’m sorry, I mean — raise money from Chinese sources for the Clintons. And think of the over $30 million from unknown foreign sources that was contributed to Obama’s campaign. It’s about time they saw some return on their investment, don’t you think?

  • it sounds like you won’t be a content citizen of chimerica

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