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We are living in curios times, when the World is facing immense global challenges, due to global warming [1], and the solutions have to be addressed collectively, from the global scale down to that of a household. Many of the solutions are within reach, but still need to mature. Many people do not understand the ...

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The town of Woodland North Carolina recently became World famous as a place that opposes solar energy [1]. Well it turned out that they were not so much opposed as not wanting a fourth solar farm, since they already had three [2]. From many of the headlines [3, 4] one may get the impression that ...

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The signing of a global climate accord, in Paris France, at COP21, is a historic moment. Some, from the science community, such as James Hansen [1], may see it as a fraud, because it does not go nearly far enough in truly resolving the problem. For instance no global tax on carbon was included. However, an attempt ...

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The Washington Post recently had an article [1] about the effects EPA's Clean Power Plan (CPP) may have on rural power utilities. The article focused on Seminole Electric Cooperative [2], in Florida. Seminole has a coal fired power plant, in rural Putnam County, Fla., that it built in the 1980's, after being encouraged ...

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The EPA, through the Clean Power Plan (CPP)[1], is in the process of setting Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions rates for each state electric power sector. This is part of a larger effort, executed by President Obama's Climate Action Plan (CAP)[2], to cut US GHG emissions by 30%, relative to 2005 emissions, by ...