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bliter
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posted 18 December 2007 06:49 PM      Profile for bliter   Author's Homepage        Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
Shipping is rightfully blamed for much of the planet's reduced air quality, both for the quantity of oil it consumes and, often, its cruder quality.

This is an incredibly innovative idea:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2007/12/16/2120021.htm

The estimated $1,600 daily, fuel savings is really something.


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Boom Boom
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posted 18 December 2007 07:32 PM      Profile for Boom Boom     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
Wish someone would come up with a way to end those horrible fuel spills from monster tanker ships when they crash or tip over or whatever.
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