Blog Heap o'Transport Links 13 June 2009

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Blog-Heap links regarding transportation and related infrastructure,
also energy, because it takes energy to transport,
and virtuality, because telepresence saves on transpresence.


Electricity still out for thousands in N Texas Sat 2009 Jun 13, 9:57pm

About 15,000 customers, most of them in Dallas County, remained without electricity Saturday after severe storms pounded the North Texas area earlier in the week.

US revives nation's first clean coal power project Sat 2009 Jun 13, 9:57pm

ObamaEnergy Secretary Steven Chu announced on Friday plans to restart the country's first clean coal power project, scrapped by the previous Bush administration as too expensive. [BUT NOTHING IS TOO EXPENSIVE FOR OBAMA! IMPEACH!]

Transport Tragedy

Error Messages From Air France Jet Offer Details but Little Insight Sat 2009 Jun 13, 9:09pm

PlaneA transcript makes clear how many details the investigators have about the last minutes of its flight — and how little it tells them.... routine message about a malfunction in one of the plane's lavatories is followed by a worrisome one that says that the speed sensor has a problem, but the cascade that follows is hard to parse....