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morfe lux
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Re: Technology!
Sep 09, 2003, 21:47
Association of Plastics Manufacturers? I can only be forgiven for maintaining a degree of doubt regarding their 'argument' for producing plastics from oil.

What about http://www.dieoff.org/

Hybrid cars are still thousands of times less efficient than HPV's, although we cannot pedal (unless one is a world-beating gossamer-light HPV pilot) from London to Washington, neither can we drive there. We have to do everything TODAY, with the minimum effort, in order to pay for the things that we want that can do everything TODAY, with minimum effort, i order to allow us to enjoy ourselves enough for it to be an incentive to do everything TODAY, with minimum effort, in order to earn enough to...

It doesn't make sense? I mentioned ages back the concept of annexing a desert in order to use photovoltaic cells to split hydrogen and transport it to fuell cells, yet I 'm prety sure that was disproved as energy inefficient. The problem is our lifestyles are (by large) energy inefficient. This warrants a whole other thread methinks.
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