Energy Tax Credits For 2009 – The last parting shot from GWB

http://www.ase.org/content/article/detail/2654 Energy-Efficiency Home and Vehicle Tax Credits Energy-Efficiency Home and Vehicle Tax Credits President Bush has signed into law new consumer tax credits for energy efficiency home improvements, as well as purchases of plug-in hybrid vehicles. These provisions were included … Continue reading

Merry Christmas From Everyone at Community Energy Systems

If you think Christmas is about crass comercialism than go here: http://www.merry-christmas.com/ But if you think Christmas is about lowering your use of fossil fuels, and other scare resources, please try here: http://www.csecenter.org/ (:=}

Everyone Takes A Traditional View Of The Economy – They see the death of new energy markets – a replacment post for 12/03/08

But we know that is all Capitalist Mythology. The Economy is what we want it to be and what the government tells it to be. We all used to travel by horse (or animal). Then the government ordered Steamships and … Continue reading

Novel Uses Of Energy – People are always thinking

To finish up the week of silly (stop this skit) uses of energy, we bring you the life sucking essence, the Data Center. Or really big computers using really really big amounts of power. http://www.cio.com/article/415119/Data_Centers_Explore_Novel_Ways_to_Cut_Energy_Use Data Centers Explore Novel Ways … Continue reading

Newt Gingrich Plans To Save The Earth – Maybe the silliest use of energy yet

So silly in fact that the price of the book has fallen from $20 to $2.39. http://www.amazon.com/Contract-Earth-Newt-Gingrich/dp/0801887801  This from a man who does not believe in global warming. This from a man who helped start the “Drill Here, Drill Now” movement. … Continue reading

The Topic Of The Week Is Silly Energy Uses – As typed in at Google

I was shocked when I type in Silly Energy Uses into Google and got back 8 out of 10 references to Sarah Palin. But then I thought about it and realised that the Drill Here, Drill Now crowd does look … Continue reading

Witches And Sarah Palin Make For Crazy Energy Policy – Better give the kids their candy or it’s a nasty trick for you

Witches are so cool. Feared because they were powerful woman who paid no mind to no man. But then some people fear them, well, because they are fearful all the time:  http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?articleID=20080925_13_ANCH744416 Palin once blessed to be free from ‘witchcraft’ By GARANCE … Continue reading

Presidential Energy Policy – What if Community Energy Systems was running for President?

What would our collective Presidential Energy Policy look like? : 1. Ban the sale of Gasoline and Diesel as of January 2015, except 1 gallon containers and Heavy Transport Trucks. 2. Ban Diesel and Gasoline sales to Heavey Transport Trucks by 2018. This … Continue reading

Barack Obama Beats John McCain – On Energy Policy that is and it wasn’t even close.

And it really did not have to be this way. One substitution could have changed the balance. If instead of 45 Nuclear Generating Stations he would have said 45 Hot Rocks Stations, then he would have generated as much capitol, … Continue reading

Barack Obama’s Energy Policies – The Pandering continues

I mean look, Oil Producers are just that and OIL is just a commodity. What we really need to do is to quit using the stuff for things like transportation, making plastics and heating homes. The last is just dumb. … Continue reading