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Our Friend the Wind Could Be a Win For Clean Energy

Wind power is a source of energy that has been used for thousands of years. In fact, one might even say the world was discovered using wind. 443 more words

Alternative Energy

Lights Out

For yonks they waged a war on coal
And painted miners black;
They threw explorers on the dole
And shut the gates outback.

The land was closed to oil and gas… 81 more words

Climate Change

De-Fenceless - haiku by Dennis Allen Lange

Wind passes
Through the high white line
Left spinning.

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photo by Miguel Saavedra at
http://www.rgbstock.com/photo/1mUxFz/Wind+turbines

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* The haiku I write are lines of 3-5-3 syllables instead of 5-7-5. 20 more words

Poetry

Scottish Power says UK will need to boost capacity 

In the world of wishful thinking, everyone will drive wind-powered electric cars and run their homes entirely on electricity. In the real world wind power is variable from hour to hour, right down to near-zero sometimes. 300 more words

Wind

OIST: A Sustainable Future Powered by Sea

OIST researchers develop turbines to convert the power of ocean waves into clean, renewable energy. A news article written for the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) website.

Okinawa Institute Of Science And Technology

Part 2 of the Colorado Trip

Come Saturday morning we were up and gathering our belongings to hit the road once again. We had a short visit then on the road to Colorado Springs. 440 more words

Travel