Source: NRG Energy
quote: Environmentalists also worry that the amount of land needed to accommodate solar farms may negatively affect animals and plants that reside there.
quote: Each solar development phase would include:A natural gas-fired start-up boiler to provide heat for plant start-up and during temporary cloud coverAn air-cooled condenser or "dry cooling," to minimize water usage in the site's desert environmentOne Rankine-cycle reheat steam turbine that receives live steam from the solar boilers and reheat steam from one solar reheater located in the power block at the top of its own tower adjacent to the turbineAnd a raw water tank with a 250,000 gallon capacity; 100,000 gallons to be used for the plant and the remainder to be reserved for fire water.a small onsite wastewater plant located in the power block that treats wastewater from domestic waste streams such as showers and toiletsauxiliary equipment including feed water heaters, a deaerator, an emergency diesel generator, and a diesel fire pump.
quote: Torrent link to doc:
quote: Sorry there's no way in hell I'm downloading a file someone who I don't know and trust linked me over the internet. Are you serious??
quote: Prove it. And how is that any different than giant environmental lobby groups poisoning the well of truth?
quote: Typical, you don't like the message, so you attack the source. Did you happen to notice WHERE their numbers were from? The US government, idiot
quote: “There are three types of lies -- lies, damn lies, and statistics.”? Benjamin Disraeli 1860
quote: I know you don't download files, as a general rule, from people you don't trust.
quote: Yeah as if you can not cherry pick the numbers you wane use to make your point out of Government numbers.
quote: You don't want debate, you want dogma.
quote: Documentaries are entertainment today, NOT scientific evidence! Wtf is wrong with you?
quote: I could find you 20 "documentaries" that support my argument. Would you believe them?
quote: your spelling and grammar sucks and is painful to read anyway.
quote: Of course I'm not FOR pollution. But the environmentalist movement is going overboard, getting things like CO2 classified as a "pollutant", absurd! What's next, Hydrogen? And making normal people the enemy for the car they choose and lifestyle they lead.
quote: Many compounds that are essential to life become toxic in large enough quantities. Vitamin A is a good example.
quote: Other tidbits include the fight against DDT... ...all great things that environmentalists have done.
quote: That's not what I'm saying and you know it, troll .
quote: Even if some ludicrous number of our cars were EV's, it would make a minimal impact on air quality at this point. That is fact.
quote: Your idiot W called it a war against terror. That's where soldiers come from. Calling them formal or nonformal combatants doesn't change the fact that the US broke those laws under Bush and should be held accountable for it.
quote: MUCH cheaper to build coal or gas, compared to this boondoggle. Factor of 4 or greater.