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August 3, 2009


Throughout April when the Travel Alert was issued April 28 and revised May 8, the world became aware of the 2009-H1N1 influenza.  “Flu” has been with us for a long time under various names.  My great grandfather and aunt died in Quebec City in the late 1800’s epidemic.… Read the rest

30 Billion in Clean Energy Spending

From the New York Times: DOE announced it was ready to accept applications for about $8.5 billion in loan guarantee authority for advanced renewable energy projects made available in the department’s 2009 spending bill and $3.25 billion provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to cover the subsidy costs that will unleash the billions of dollars in loan guarantee authority for renewable energy, transmission projects and biofuels.… Read the rest