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Old 10-07-2019, 04:42 PM   #7329 (permalink)
oil pan 4
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Originally Posted by NeilBlanchard View Post
We can make the next generation of solar panels and wind turbines, etc. - WITH renewable energy.
Do tell.
So how do you make steel with out coke or glass and cement with out natural gas?

The first electric rock trucks have already been released and were met with a pretty cold reception. Turns out few mines are interested in an electric rock truck that costs substantially more than a diesel and might run for 8 hours if you're lucky and then needs to charge for several hours.
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