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Japan’s Choice: Go Solar or Go Dark

“Japan’s dim capital faces further power crunch” (Associated Press, April 3): About 9 million kilowatts of capacity may be gone forever as the radiation-leaking Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant is likely to be scrapped and the future of the halted Dai-ni … Continue reading

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In Defense of Thomas Edison

Hey, it’s Edison’s birthday and Google’s doodle today is about Edison. And the Tesla Cult is angry about it. When I was growing up, Thomas Edison was regarded as a hero. His reputation has been tarnished in recent years by … Continue reading

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