Costs Surge for Building Power Plants – New York Times. Soaring demand for raw materials in China and India is sending the cost of coal and nuclear power plants through the roof (and sadly, wind, too).
Ex-Surgeon General Says White House Hushed Him – Washington Post
“Anything that doesn’t fit into the political appointees’ ideological, theological or political agenda is often ignored, marginalized or simply buried,” Richard H. Carmona said.” Sound familiar?
Play peak oil before you live it – Salon. An alternate reality game (or ARG) is available at “World Without Oil. Here’s the Week 21 update: “Order is restored, but economy flatlining, famine looms.” Fun for the whole family, in a Mad Max sort of way!!