Posts Tagged by California
|September 14, 2014||Posted by Fred E. Foldvary, PhD under Editorials|
We use water once and throw it away. Why? Water is perfect for using over and over again, with just a little cleansing.
|September 6, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Land Disputes|
If you can own water during a drought, you can reap a fortune. But can you morally absentee-own water — or Earth — any time?
|August 25, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, War / Peace|
What’s $400 million here, $400 million there. Pretty soon it’s a real billion and more, all for weapons manufacturers, nobody else.
|August 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Solar firms have found friends in sunny California, but if those friendly politicos want to get serious, they must fine polluters.
|August 10, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
When people relinquish land for a mere electronic accounting, then you know that electrons have become real money.
|July 20, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
US states have been split in the past. Maine and West Virginia came from other states, just as Vermont came from New York. Now, once again?
|July 19, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
The Israeli inventor may have some good ideas but he has a better gift of gab and a talent for negotiating. How else could he cast his spells?
|June 30, 2014||Posted by Staff under Health|
Pregnant women near sprayed fields are more likely to have kids with mental disorders, a study finds for the third time.
|June 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
At least half the cost of new bridges, etc, is paying the interest on bonds sold to fund the project. Does the state get its money’s worth?
|March 27, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
If you got water for free and owned lots of land and wielded lots of power, would you bother to conserve or stay traditional?
|February 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Having trouble keeping up? How many records can be broken at once before that becomes a new record, too?
|February 2, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Aware “greens” know the CEQA spurs frivolous lawsuits that reward lawyers, firms against competition, and NIMBY.
|January 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
People run for office to win for themselves or to raise awareness of good new ideas which could, if implemented, benefit everyone.
|January 5, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
In Europe, awash with too many carbon allowances, it cheaper to buy the rights to pollute the atmosphere than to quit polluting — unlike elsewhere.