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Too Dear to Measure

Static
“It is not too much to expect that our children will enjoy in their homes electrical energy too cheap to meter. … This is the forecast of an age of peace.”


Too Dear to Measure

Static
“It is not too much to expect that our children will enjoy in their homes electrical energy too cheap to meter. … This is the forecast of an age of peace.”



Oh Say, We Can See

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Static, who, at least when it comes to writing, is generally quail-free, quails at the thought of summing up in any little piss-ant, 500-word column what Tuesday meant to this country and the world. How can you capture the impo...


Oh Say, We Can See

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Static, who, at least when it comes to writing, is generally quail-free, quails at the thought of summing up in any little piss-ant, 500-word column what Tuesday meant to this country and the world. How can you capture the impo...



If It Drives Like a Duck …

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Sigh. The spin industry and its forebear, the marketing behemoth, think we are all such simps. “Used” cars seem low-class, so they became “pre-owned.” Want to sell kids caffeine? Call it an “energy...


If It Drives Like a Duck …

fwuser
Sigh. The spin industry and its forebear, the marketing behemoth, think we are all such simps. “Used” cars seem low-class, so they became “pre-owned.” Want to sell kids caffeine? Call it an “energy...



Déjà Nuke

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The ink was barely dry on Luminant Energy’s application to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission for a license to add two 1,700 megawatt reactors at its Comanche Peak nuclear power plant in Glen Rose when environmentalis...


Déjà Nuke

fwuser
The ink was barely dry on Luminant Energy’s application to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission for a license to add two 1,700 megawatt reactors at its Comanche Peak nuclear power plant in Glen Rose when environmentalis...



Risky Nuke Business

Static
Luminant Energy, the new owner of the old TXU, came to town promising not only to go green (it’s the largest producer of wind power in the state right now) but to be prudent with ratepayers’ dollars.


Risky Nuke Business

Static
Luminant Energy, the new owner of the old TXU, came to town promising not only to go green (it’s the largest producer of wind power in the state right now) but to be prudent with ratepayers’ dollars. So while Static...