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(click here for a higher resolution image) While thinking about the image above from EarthTrack.net a “sign this pettition” request from Avaaz.org landed in my mail box.  (Fair warning, I have not checked this out very carefully.  Please do say so in the comments if this issue is being misrepresented).  Read below: Climate change is…

Here Comes Solar Energy – NYTimes.com

Paul Krugman has some optimistic economic commentary on solar energy in the NYT today, titled “Here comes solar energy“. It can not be emphasized enough, his points about indirect subsidies to dirty energy sources in the form of shifting the indirect social costs (health and environmental damage) of coal and fracking onto the public. The…