04 Jul '11, 7am

Germany overwhelmingly votes for the energy revolution

I have no idea how many nuclear plants Germany has, but give me the choice of having more nuclear plants in my state or in neighboring states, and I'll choose 'neighboring states' every time! The farther away, the better! Would I object to having a windmill on my property or on neighbor's properties? No. Would I object to having solar panels on my house or on neighbor's houses? No. Unfortunately, if such choices were even available here, they would be far too expensive for most to afford. I'm told that solar is only effective in temperate states. And windmills need a constant supply of wind. Why are we not seriously working on these alternatives to become effective and available for the 'non-rich'?? send green star | flag as inappropriate Why is this inappropriate? Send Report Cancel Your report has been submitted to Customer Service. Thank you. There was a problem submitt...

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