[LMB] OT: energy strategies

anmar mirza anmar.mirza at gmail.com
Fri Jun 27 16:57:41 BST 2008


On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 11:49 AM, James Nicoll <jdnicoll at panix.com> wrote:

>        Even with the energy cost of cracking the granite, each tonne
> is worth a net of many times its weight in coal.


I'd have the see the numbers on that as it doesn't jibe with
my recollections.


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>
> Oddly and conveniently, Earth may be the best place in the Solar system to
> mine U and Th.
>
Yeah, we are blessed with heavy metals.  Too bad most of them sank to the
core.



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> Anmar Mirza EMT, N9ISY, Central Region NCRC Coordinator,
> Owner Lost Creek Packs, blog.myspace.com/anmarmirza



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