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United States Net Import of  Energy costs $300 billion per  Year  
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One Palo Verde Nuclear  Installation in Each State Results  in $200 Billion Net Export of  Energy
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Al Gore’s Explanation to  Children of Global Warming
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        The  temperature  change  during  the  entire  past  3,000  years  would  have  essentially no effect on the melting rate of  Susie’s ice cream cone.  Average  United  States  temperature  changed  0.5  degrees  C  during  the  past  century  –  1%  of  the  ordinary  range  in 
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Al Gore’s Explanation to  Children of Global Warming
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     H 2 O and CO 2  molecules  do not  kill sunbeams.  They  also  do  not  steal  boxes  of  money.  However,  as Al Gore neglects to mention to the children, they  do  provide the carbon and much of the oxygen and  hydrogen  for  every  protein,  fat,  and  carbohydrate  molecule  in  Susie  and  the  ingredients  in  her  ice  cream cone.       Without atmospheric H 2 O and CO 2  molecules,  shown here as evil demons, life on earth would not 
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Al Gore’s CO 2  curve has no axis, but  implies that CO 2  has risen from a very  low value
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Atmospheric  carbon  dioxide  has increased  by  22%  since  accurate measurements began in 1958. The air in ordinary human offices is typically more than 1,000 ppm. 
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Al Gore blames the retreat of  Glaciers on human-caused global  warming
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Al Gore begins this glacier discussion in 1980, and  uses  short  time  periods  in  all  of  his  glacier  examples.  In  fact,  world  glaciers  have  been  retreating  for  200  years.  This  glacier  retreat  reflects  a  rising  temperature  trend  beginning  in  1800,  which  has  been  entirely  unaffected  by  human  hydrocarbon  use .    Glaciers  lengthen  and 
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Al Gore states that his strongest  evidence is a CO 2  – temperature  correlation during the past 650,000 years
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        Rising  temperature  raises  the  vapor  pressure  of  CO over  the  oceans,  increasing  atmospheric  CO 2 .  This  accounts  quantitatively 
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