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U.S. Refineries Running at Lowest Rate Since 2005 - 82.2%

Discussion in '2008 Archive' started by KenH, Mar 28, 2008.

  1. KenH

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    And with the anti-corporate, punish the big guy mantality of the Obama supporters, how do you suppose he would handle this, as pres ?
     
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    We need a Manhattan type project to move forward to the next generation of fuels. This is more than an economic problem, it is a national security issue.

    As the CEO of Shell said on the C-SPAN a few weeks ago - the stone age didn't end because we ran out of stones and the oil age won't end because we run out of oil.
     
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    Would Obama lift regulations on nuclear power plants, and allow us to drill our own oil, because we have not run out of it, yet.....
     
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    #5 KenH, Mar 28, 2008
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    Thanx, Ken.
     
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    I think we should do prudent drilling, especially offshore and build more refineries. Nuclear power is an option, but I'm concerned about the safety issue.
     
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    I'm not a fan of much of anything from France, but they are doing well with nuclear, if I recall correctly.
     
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    I don't believe France ever had a Three Mile Island incident, that I remember.
     
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    The 3 Mile Island incident, while alarming at the time, has turned out to be a blessing.

    Instead of a reason to fear nuclear power, it made it safer.
     
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    As long as nuclear energy can be produced safely, I'm all for it.
     
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