Originally Posted by htismaqe
Again, ad hominem attacks and snarky 1-ups aren't the purpose.
Coal mines being mind-numbing shitholes doesn't change the fact that the companies building windmills are awful, awful places to work. I won't even get into the irony surrounding what they've done to the labor unions in this area, with the governments help.
You'll notice that I didn't include natural gas - I find natural gas to be an acceptable alternative.
I also support ardently an increase in bio-fuels, but only if we reduce our dependence on corn and soybeans. The use of industrial hemp for fuel should be a top priority for anybody truly interested in both reducing our dependence on fossil fuels and improving our economy.
I hadn't heard anything like that about turbine producers. You mean like Vestas and GE?