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Solar Energy in Texas
November 26, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

“Surely some wiseacre is on record observing that there are two things Texas has plenty of: hot air and hot sun.” (Ronnie Crocker, Houston Chronicle, November 6) photo credit: nosha Texas has led the nation in electricity from wind production for the past 4 years. Now we have another bright idea. Duke Energy’s Blue Wing […]

Texas Wins Big: NEED State Program of the Year
July 10, 2009 · 3 Comments

NEED – the National Energy Education Development Project – is an organization that teaches people how to teach about energy. Even though the concept of energy education might sound simple at first – too many people think that if they teach about one energy source, they’re teaching about energy in general. In the NEED Primary Science of Energy […]

Not to Be Long-Winded, But…
July 23, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: __Dori__ Just can’t get enough wind energy this month. NPR featured  (recently mentioned here) T. Boone Pickens, the venerable Texas oilman, and his plans to put 2500  wind turbines in the Texas panhandle–enough to power 1.3 million homes. He is a big advocate of using more wind energy to reduce our dependence on […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (7.16.08)
July 16, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Now all he needs is 20 years or martial arts training and a lair. photo credit: Beard Papa So here’s what went down after you logged off. He’s the only superhero without any real superhuman powers – unless extreme bitterness counts. So – is a real Batman scientifically possible? Tomorrow, Texas’ Public Utility Commission will […]


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