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Tuesday, October 23, 2007
Power plants suck up water in a drought
This is interesting, considering our current Gore warming spell. As the global thermostat is turned up, the southern states heat up and dry out. Their air conditioning sucks up tons of water. There is no easy way around this, since any form of big central power generation uses steam.