December 27, 2012

EPA: Wood, Gas, Coal All Bad - Just Freeze!

William Jasper, New American


New American

So, you’re living in Fairbanks, Alaska, and it’s 45 degrees below zero, Fahrenheit. The high today will be -39 degrees below zero. The weather services all project lots more double-digit minus numbers in the coming days and weeks, with dips into the minus 50s and 60s. Heating oil prices are killing your family budget, so you crank up the wood stove and start burning some of the firewood you collected last summer. Uh-oh! Now you’re in trouble!

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TAGGED: Environmental Protection Agency, Alaska, Heating Oil, Epa, Wood, Natural Gas, Coal

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