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May 10, 2012

Lessons from the Desert

Spring has spring in the Pacific Northwest and western Oregon has donned its seasonal showy outfit of lush foliage and riotous color.  The shades of green alone defy one to find enough labels for them all.  But I am just recently returned from a trip to various parts of the Mojave Desert and, because of … + read more

April 5, 2012

Observations about natural gas and observations

If you follow energy news at all, and have not lived in a cave the last year or so, it is inevitable that you have heard about natural gas produced from shale and how the abundant supply of such gas in the United States will allow us to drastically reduce foreign fuel imports, transition the … + read more

February 9, 2012

Limits to growth

Within the last few weeks, two news items caught my attention. The first item related to the proposed elimination of some of the United States’ nuclear arsenal. One of the states affected by the removal of the weapons and, presumably personnel and economic activity associated with maintaining them, was complaining bitterly about the proposed action … + read more

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