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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:36 PM

Re: externalities

PF

A wee bit dated but an interesting read on the subject. In truth India's mines could never in their fondest dreams produce significant quantities of uranium from the very low grade uneconomic ore that is all they have.
Sanctions [more]

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:10 AM

BC carbon tax a success?

Up front I am not in favour of petty environmental discussions on METaR except at the Macro level as they turn into peeing contests... but first I was overruled and out voted and second I think this one is Macro as moving tax revenue around effects [more]

Thu Jul 10

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:42 PM

Re: Nat gas storage injections surge...

Some folks reason things out. Some have to be hit with a two by four (of their own making) to learn.


tex

Oh you mean like this 2X4 from the past winter?

That works out to much more than what the Japanese were [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:11 PM

Re: Nat gas storage injections surge...

Looking at the weekly chart, the next support level appears to be around $4.

- Pete

Or a really long hot spell requiring cranking up the A/C. In truth it really doesn't matter, it appears that the US Nat gas producers have [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:21 PM

Re: Nat gas storage injections surge...

Thank you for recommending this post to our Best of feature.

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You really enjoy teasing the USian State Security (SS), don't you?

Steve



Absolutely one of my favourite things. [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:37 PM

Re: Nat gas storage injections surge...

The SOP forcast for this winter would be a repeat of last winter, really cold with a lot of snow.

Steve



Man you're good, that is exactly what the lady said this morning.... have you been sneak peeking at BNN? [more]

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:27 PM

Nat gas storage injections surge...

... however even if the current benign weather continues (unlikely) the injection season will end well short of last year's level.

http://www.eia.gov/naturalgas/weekly/
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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:02 PM

Re: Solar energy in Israel

I think solar is a long-term winner.


brucedoe

I agree with a caveat that they will be a winner in places like California, Israel, Spain, Australia and other countries with bright blue skies and lots of sun. Reasonable [more]

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tim443 posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:19 AM

Countries Plagued by Oil Theft

It looks like a pretty messy business to me but probably safer then stealing copper wire that is literally and figuratively "Hot".

In truth the guys stealing the oil are probably often pre-empting the politicians who steal the [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:12 AM

Re: OT: Major Accomplishment

Qazulight (Still hurting after the off by a factor of 1000 post.)


Yah... next time vee shoot you. }};-D


Tim <rarlly macks missteaks>



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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:17 AM

Re: Cannabis goes retail...Vancouver-WA

I wonder if anyone has ever done a study on this.


A very short and very specific one once. }};-D

During my short training for my short career as security in a halfway house for federal prisoners on release programs I was [more]

Wed Jul 9

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:49 PM

Re: Entrepreneurs Take Note

That's a lot of bad coffee and donuts.


Yeah, go figure, and a dividend to boot.


Tim <no relationship>

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:59 PM

Re: Economics of renewable energy

It seems like one way to handle this problem is to build smaller nuclear plants that can handle the nighttime load and large solar plants or distributed smaller solar plants to handle the daytime load, [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:12 PM

Re: Cannabis goes retail...Vancouver-WA

It's going to take a while to work the kinks out but I think marijuana will become a major tourist attraction to WA State.


Just wait until someone gets busted carrying it across the Canuck border and starts whining to all the [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:30 AM

Re: OT: When they want them bad enough...

I humor myself by thinking that, now that I'm retired, this the way I make my living and which allows me to afford the occasional vacation :-)

Jeff



You have actually been home for several days now... must be time to hit [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:25 AM

Re: OT - Why is it so hard to get rid of your st

Yup "Even large charities such as the Salvation Army are getting picky..."


I rest my case.

Hot off Yahoo.ca


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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:40 AM

Re: Radiant smiles! Fukushima residents

TEPCO must be handing out cheques... er checks again? }};-D


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Tue Jul 8

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:51 PM

Re: Solar is winning

Assuming for the sake of argument that rooftop solar-electric panels are economically viable, it wouldn't be hard to alter the incentives.


When we (50 unit condo building) were looking to reduce costs about 5 years ago (the [more]

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:37 PM

Re: Economics of renewable energy

Then there is Quebec. Massive production of cheap power and lots to export.


Tim <We can’t all be great someone has to clap when those who are go by>

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tim443 replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:18 PM

Re: Economics of renewable energy

I see a place for both renewable and nuclear power options.

PM

Concur but don't try to tell jaagu that, he would rather burn lignite than accept nuclear.

In truth there are several "clean" options, not all [more]

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