How do people that are gaga over electric cars...

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  1. LonghornJ

    LonghornJ VIP Extreme Gold

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    Think those cars get their electricity?
     
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    My vote is coal. They should just make coal powered cars.
     
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    Ima hold out until hydrogen becomes feasible
     
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    I like the Chevy volt. It is an electric car but it has a gas engine that charges the batteries.
     
  5. LonghornJ

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    I'm not sure if this is still true, but we used to mine coal and then bury it back in the ground because it's bad
     
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    It's the same people that love grass fed beef, which causes cows to fart methane more, but hate global warming.
     
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    I love cow farts and marbled beef
     
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    I'm really confused about the cow thing. I remember when Corn Fed beef was advertised as the best. Now it's the exact opposite. They are saying grass feed beef is best. Which is it? I suppose all the grains are GMO nowadays.
     
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    They use the corn to make gas now, duh
     
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    Solar and wind energy, of course.
     
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    They are charged by the brakes.
     
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    crazypreacher Hey yo

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    Solar is viAble. Unlike UT.
     
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    How do they make solar panels?
     
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    The dual motor Tesla S does 0-60 in like 4 seconds

    That's worthy of a gaga
     
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    That's a 4 seater too
     
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    Chink slaves.
     
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    @AlGore
     
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    First Law of Thermodynamics: Energy can be changed from one form to another, but it cannot be created or destroyed. The total amount of energy and matter in the Universe remains constant, merely changing from one form to another. The First Law of Thermodynamics (Conservation) states that energy is always conserved, it cannot be created or destroyed. In essence, energy can be converted from one form into another.
     
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    The Second Law of Thermodynamics states that "in all energy exchanges, if no energy enters or leaves the system, the potential energy of the state will always be less than that of the initial state." This is also commonly referred to as entropy. A watchspring-driven watch will run until the potential energy in the spring is converted, and not again until energy is reapplied to the spring to rewind it.