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Jtrau replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 25 minutes ago

Re: Solar Power / BH Energy

I forgot to mention, only 40% of the total subsidies are for solar.
The rest goes to wind, biogas, water, geothermal.

So of those 0.7% of GDP in 2013, only around 0.3% subsidize solar power.

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Jtrau replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 38 minutes ago

Re: Solar Power / BH Energy

The really big costs to a utility would be if they had to pay very high rates for solar power, as they do in Germany for instance, where law requires operators to pay rates as high a 10 times the average cost of production from conventional [more]

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Jtrau posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 3:34 PM

Solar Power / BH Energy

Does anyone on this board have any insight as to whether or not solar
electricity must be expected to become (or already is) a threat to BH
Energy (formerly MidAmerican)?
Or is it rather a chance to invest massive amounts of cash in [more]

Wed Jul 23

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Jtrau replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:15 AM

Re: OT: Cities by millionaire density

TOP 20 GLOBAL CITIES BY MILLIONAIRE DENSITY

I think the list does not say much.
In many countries, well-off people tend to live outside, but near the cities.

Thu Jul 10

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Jtrau replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 9:04 AM

Re: IV10/Price Update

Markel Corporation
Book Value per Share 2014 493.95
10 year increase in Book Value per Share 13.00%
Book Value per Share 2024 1676.75
Intrinsic Value = BV per Share * 1.7 2850.47
Price today 649
IV10/Price
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