MainLine Peace Action/DelMont PDA

October 12, 2010

Good News! The Atlantic Wind Connection

Filed under: environment — Tags: , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 6:39 am

Some smart people have put together a plan that could harness the offshore winds to put electric current through a trenched cable off the shores of NJ, DE, MD, and VA.  Renewable energy could be fed into the on-shore grid with minimal zoning and property-owner hassles.  Google is involved.  Read on.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/12/science/earth/12wind.html?th&emc=th

July 5, 2010

Stimulus Money Going Overseas For Nuclear Power

It appears that a large slice of the stimulus funds intended to build more nuclear power plants will go to overseas corporations.  Really!  Our Senator Casey raised some hell a few months ago when the administration was planning to buy wind turbine parts overseas.  But nothing heard on this newest boondoggle.  CALL HIM!   215-405-9660.  Or FAX 215-405-9669.

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/2010/0702/US-backed-loans-to-expand-nuclear-power-a-boon-for-overseas-jobs