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No, Bill, The Green Movement needs a Clue

Ex-President Clinton: Green movement needs money: The Associated Press

“This has to work economically,” he said. “You have to come up with the money on the front end.”

It has to work economically before anyone will willingly give you money on the front end.

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China Syndrome Redux: Beijing Looking to Lead the Way with Thorium

China shows the world nuclear can be safe — RT

…they are pouring millions of dollars into Thorium research … In doing so, they may also be showing the rest of the world a new path to clean energy.

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Thorium: A Reminder

Too Good to Leave on the Shelf – May 2010 Issue

molten salt reactors could actually deliver on nuclear power’s long-heralded promise of cheap and limitless energy.

Too Good to Leave on the Shelf - Technicians working on graphite core of MSR experiment

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Germany’s Nukeophobia

Nuclear power in Germany: No one listens to Jürgen Grossmann | The Economist

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Thorium: Theory Into Practice

Washington, D.C.: Third TEA Conference: Theory Into Practice « Energy from Thorium

While previous conferences have focused on the theory of thorium power, and on educating a skeptical or ignorant public on the possibilities of a nuclear power industry based around cheap, safe and abundant thorium, this one was focused more on practice: on solving the actual challenges ahead for building thorium power plants. 

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Knocking the Wind out of Renewable Energy

Pickens’ New Plan: No Wind : Roll Call Lobbying

With wind energy projects not proving as financially viable as he anticipated, Pickens has tabled the renewable energy portion of his acclaimed Pickens Plan for clean energy and turned his focus exclusively to increasing development of natural gas. 

 

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