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Let there be light

March 26, 2011

Here’s Earth Hour: A Dissent by Ross McKitrick, an economics professor in Ontario who abhors the idea. It’s a single page PDF, in which he puts his ideas very succinctly.

This snippet will give you the flavor of it:

People who see virtue in doing without electricity should shut off their fridge, stove, microwave, computer, water heater, lights, TV and all other appliances for a month, not an hour. And pop down to the cardiac unit at the hospital and shut the power off there too.

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