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Old 05-16-2018, 01:41 PM   #1748 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by redpoint5 View Post
Hey sendler- what is that website you point us to that describes the enormity of the energy issue?
Roadmap To Nowhere puts some numbers and math that was missing from the Solutions Project into the equation to show the scale of trying to replace all energy with rebuildables.
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The Myth of Powering the Nation With Renewable Energy
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David MacKay was an engineer that also did a good and open minded study of the feasibility of rebuildables replacing all energy. Or even trying just to just replace all electricity. Which is only 20-30% of total energy consumption.
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https://www.withouthotair.com/
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Nate Hagens is a very modest genius who has devoted the second half of his life to studying a synthesis of everything from energy, economy, ecology, psychology, evolution. And stands on the shoulders of many giants which he links to in his University course which I was honored to shadow from home last fall. I am very anxiously waiting the download release of his two, 1,000 page , free, books, so that I can have a quicker reference to the compiled facts.
His video presentations are essential to an educated person's understanding of where we are going and are a very easy watch. The key take away for me was understanding the concept of embodied energy and the 300 fossil slaves holding each American up right now. He needs work on his site and youtube channel though
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https://youtu.be/YUSpsT6Oqrg
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https://youtu.be/rrN0lbbSVOA
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