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Old 04-17-09, 11:31 AM   #1
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Coal Powered Windmill to charge E-Bike batteries

Initial testing of a 1200 Kw Coal powered Windmill in Germany which is planned to charge batteries for thousands of Electric bicycles.

Apparently concerns have developed with respect to the resultant CO2 emissions.
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Old 04-17-09, 11:47 AM   #2
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Blowed up real good.
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coal powered windmill. I like it!
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Old 04-17-09, 05:09 PM   #4
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Please explain this to me.
Why does a windmill need coal power?
I thought windmills were wind powered, hence the name...
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Old 04-17-09, 05:20 PM   #5
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^^^
Uh, it's a humor thread.

But if y'all want I'll move it to the trash
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