"Our mentality is to look for the next silver bullet" to replace petroleum, Tamminen said by telephone while driving a car fueled by compressed natural gas. "But there is no silver bullet, only buckshot. We are going to need every one of these silver buckshots to be developed as best it can."
06 May 2008
your gubmint hates the earth
though not the first story of its kind, this article from the LA Times epitomizes the nightmare that is dealing with inefficient regulation. rather than re-craft regulatory schemes to aid in releasing the grip Big Oil has on each of us, our overlords are whipping us back into our holes, making sure american entrepreneurship is stifled. if we want to make some movement away from fossil fuels, we need to embiggen our search to include some trial and error.