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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 53 minutes ago

Re: High-efficiency air conditioning?

Our needs are quite light-duty, due to the design of the house. In a typical summer we run the AC only in the afternoon and early evening, for about 6-8 weeks. But we both work at home, so AC is important to us.

Loren [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3 hours ago

Re: Poll: Investing 101

LOL just checked, not FA notices from TMF so your attempt to have my posts pulled (drumroll please) FAILED!

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MF does not send FA notices any longer. Two of your posts were deleted and the two [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:42 PM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

MF usually deletes any post that is FA'd.

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Poz,

Thanks for finally posting your comments without all the name calling and harassment.

I find your comments are [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:40 AM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

I didn't make up any false story. You were arguing about the Fort Calhoun plant on the Climate Change board. I made an assumption to the purpose of your post due to the timing of it.

It was an assumption to the subject matter. Harassment is [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:24 AM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

What name did I call you? I called your poll transparent which it was.

PSU

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How was my poll transparent? You made up a false story about Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant as being the [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:19 AM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

All you've really demonstrated is that you can't take criticism.

Your "poll" used the word "facility" to mislead the reader when "industry" not only would have been more accurate for your conclusion but for the [more]

Mon May 23

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:59 PM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

Shhhhhhhh. Don't say anything about Solyndra.

It is only fossil fuels and nukes that can be an investment problem.

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Go ahead and post all you want about Solyndra, Tesla, Solar City, Vestas, [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:48 PM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

My simple poll was meant to make people think about companies ...

...then a couple thousands words cribbed from other sources.

How are we supposed to wade through all that [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:34 PM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

Now that we have gotten rid of all the unfounded harassments regarding this poll,

In other words, I FA all posts which disagree with me.

PSU

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NO! I FA posts that resort to [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:17 PM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

Now that we have gotten rid of all the unfounded harassments regarding this poll, I am ready to post my basis for the poll. Many people made a wrong assumption about my poll being about nuclear power plants. [more]

Sun May 22

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 5:24 PM

Re: Ivanpah solar

Bechtel built more than 80 nuclear power plants.

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 3:16 PM

Re: Ivanpah solar

Vibrated into the ground? Seems a little strange. A concrete foundation would be more stable, in my opinion.

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Bechtel built the facility. Bechtel is expert in design of foundations for all types [more]

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 1:28 PM

Re: Fort Calhoun nuke death knell

I would like to know: Is the Operating Cash Flow for FCS positive?

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Seems like you want me to do all the work for you.

Have you contacted the people at OPPD to find out?

Have [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:03 AM

Re: Poll: Investing 101

DD,

You use the term trolling incorrectly. Posting a poll is not trolling. It was a very simple poll and nobody was being duped. You could have just passed it up as you recommend people do with your posts. You are just showing the hatred in [more]

Sat May 21

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 5:33 PM

Re: Fort Calhoun nuke death knell

My point is that Exelon has no reason (that we know of) to control costs at Fort Calhoun, yet they make all the spending decisions.

Peter

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Why do you say that? Why would Exelon want [more]

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 1:55 PM

Re: Fort Calhoun nuke death knell

This sort of blows my mind. OPPD is paying nearly 2 million dollars for one month of management and expenses by 11 persons. At $20 mil per year for the contract, that is $1.8 mil per person per year. About $900 per [more]

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jaagu posted to the Climate Change board. 2:56 AM

UK nuclear plant up $4.4 billion

May 12, 2016

French utility EDF said the cost to build the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in the UK could increase ... $4.4 billion over what the utility estimated last year.

EDF initially said construction costs would be [more]

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 2:32 AM

Re: Ivanpah solar

Seems not great.

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Neither do the fires at nuclear power plants. Dozens of nuclear plant fires make the Ivanpah fire insignificant.
Arkansas nuclear plant fire
Fort Calhoun nuclear [more]

Fri May 20

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jaagu posted to the Energy & Utilities board. 7:14 PM

19 GW of combined cycle gas turbines

Nearly 19,000 MW of power generation fueled with natural gas is expected to be built and commissioned between 2016 and 2018, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said Thursday.

Not surprisingly, much of that capacity is being built [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:02 PM

Re: Interesting Factoid

Mike,

IMO your inspector was over zealous. Did you try to talk to the inspectors manager and point out that when the house was built the requirement was only for one CO detector?

Talking to the manager works - I have done it with [more]

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