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Letter: Eating sustainably




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April 20, 2016 | 2,005 views | 8 comments

Editor:

With the 47th annual observance of Earth Day just around the corner, this is a great time to explore more effective ways of slowing climate change and conserving Earth’s natural resources for future generations. . . .

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Mark Hughett  
La Vernia, TX  
April 26 at 9:43pm
 
Eliminate the huge taxpayer subsidies for solar, wind and other sustainable energy sources and allow the consumer market to select the winning solution. In 2012 and 2013, the Department of Energy (DOE) gave out more than $60... More ›

 
Russell Dickerson  
Floresville, TX  
April 26 at 12:43pm
 
The new gas also destroys lawn mower engines. Ethanol has a higher octane rating than unleaded gasoline, so to keep the octane rating at 87 and still include 10% ethanol, they have to "fill" with something else and... More ›

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
April 21 at 8:32am
 
Yep, the ethanol thing is a complete lie. It burns hotter, and you get less gas mileage which means overall you have to use more of it. The E-85 engines aren't as efficient as regular gas engines and they wear quicker. Which... More ›

 
Deci Murphy  
Floresville, TX  
April 21 at 8:17am
 
Bob and Russell, it is so nice to have you both on the same side of an issue! Thank you. If memory serves me (and the media story I heard/read about yesterday) is correct, the first Earth Day (including a "talking point... More ›

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
April 21 at 8:14am
 
"A report from Oxford University found that global adoption of a vegan diet would reduce greenhouse emissions by two-thirds." .....Um....What???.....Explain how that works if your eating all the plants that produce... More ›

 
Russell Dickerson  
Floresville, TX  
April 21 at 6:47am
 
You're spot-on Bob, these greenies have a monument in GA with their rules for a sustainable planet and one of them is the reduction of world population to a 500 million cap. For every child born, they have assigned a green-house-gas... More ›

 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
April 20 at 3:42pm
 
Wes. What planet was your home before you arrived on earth? I read everything you wrote concerning what you and the U.N. want eliminated so humans can have a much cleaner and healthier life. The only thing you didn't eliminate... More ›

 
City dweller  
Floresville  
April 20 at 11:36am
 
The IPCC (abreviation that stands for Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) is an organization that was set up in 1988 to "assess the scientific, technical and socio-economic information that relates to human induced... More ›

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