I'm hearing much that is encouraging from the progressive grassroots in North Carolina. This latest resolution on our state's energy future is one of many positive signs. It is sensible, practical, careful and thoughtful (as distinguished from Dear Leader's ridiculously flip-flopping rhetoric).
Here's the resolution itself:
2006 North Carolina Energy Future Resolution
Whereas North Carolina is at a critical energy crossroads,
And whereas applications for the construction of new nuclear and coal generating plants are being submitted,
And whereas comprehensive energy conservation and efficiency policies can potentially reduce or replace the need for new nuclear and coal generating plants,