Are you interested in becoming an organizer in your area?
Tell us about your experience with alternative energy:
There should be more emphasis on passive solar. I have been reading and playing ball by the light of the sun since my childhood in Amarillo.
I am a little younger than Boone but first met him playing basketball in Amarillo around 1945. Amarillo was windy. The AHS students were nicknamed Sandies, presumedly because of the sandstorms.
What excites you about this campaign?
Conservation offers a chance to delay a possible Malthusian dieoff. Windpower might help but subsidies make it difficult to evaluate EROI. I appreciate this opportunity to continue a hobby dating from the late 50's. I discussed Hubbert with Boone when he spoke at Cal Tech in 1985. I had the late Buz Ivanhoe put him on the free print mailing list for the Hubbert Center Newsletter when it started in 1996.
As I keep telling people we aren't running out of oil, we've run out of Easy Oil
That's what people are having a hard time with .... take the folks who want all that kerogen buried in the piceance basin shale .
They seem to miss the fact that kerogen doesn't move through shale, unless you heat the rock to 650 degrees.
Well, you were getting out when I was just starting my 'school days'. 48 was my first year.
Good old Lubbock sandstorms...had my first fender bender at 4pm, 2 blocks from home, all the street lights on and I couldn't see the end of the hood in one of Lubbock's signature sandstorms. Definitely don't miss that.