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Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Environmentalists against Solar Energy

Solar energy must be almost ready for prime time. The environmentalists are now against it:

Reporting from Washington -- While President Obama has made development of cleaner energy sources a priority, an effort is underway to close off a large swath of the Southern California desert to solar and wind energy projects.

In a move that could pit usual allies -- environmentalists and the solar and wind industries -- against each other, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) is preparing legislation that would permanently put hundreds of thousands of acres of desert land off limits to energy projects. The territory would be designated California's newest national monument.

Those energy projects could turn the desert into a desert!

1 Comments:

Anonymous Dave M said...

You can tell when an energy technology is getting to be feasible, because that's when the Democrats start opposing it.

10:50 PM  

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