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It occurred to me that if some NG plants shit the... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
It occurred to me that if some NG plants shit the bed, that doesn’t mean they didn’t have other NG capacity to make up for it. The problem could be it just put them closer to crossing the line, right...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 04:54 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Well, there’s some horseshoe theory for ya. :) 1,547,429 Views / 3,421 Replies  
Well, there’s some horseshoe theory for ya. :)
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 03:39 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Here’s where the data is from. You’ll have to... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Here’s where the data is from. You’ll have to scroll down to find the fuel mix graph, and then massage the filters.
...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 01:13 PM, in Political/War Lounge
https://imgur.com/mOpi1PY.jpg “No, no. Fire... 125,693 Views / 415 Replies  
https://imgur.com/mOpi1PY.jpg

“No, no. Fire is good.”
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 12:36 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Speaking of nukes, I highly recommend the movie... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Speaking of nukes, I highly recommend the movie The China Syndrome. At the time of its release they made it sound boring and topical by tying it in to Three Mile Island. In reality, it’s a total...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 11:15 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Tried to see if I could divine anything from this... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Tried to see if I could divine anything from this ERCOT fuel mix chart.

https://imgur.com/Whh8vuh.jpg

Can’t see anything obviously go offline, though there were some nukes that weren’t online...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 10:01 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Yup. Crickets. 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Yup. Crickets.
Posted by subego, on May 21, 2022 at 08:11 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I should also add I’m pretty sure whatever that... 416,345 Views / 918 Replies  
I should also add I’m pretty sure whatever that crane was lifting (shingles?) is inside the house now.
Posted by subego, on May 20, 2022 at 01:24 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Might be a problem when it comes to weather... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Might be a problem when it comes to weather dependent generation methods.
Posted by subego, on May 20, 2022 at 01:15 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Aha! Yes! However the little green +1.7GW... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Aha! Yes!

However the little green +1.7GW bar from the Texas bar graph does include a small amount of imports.

I only have 2011 data. At that time there were 5 tiny interconnects. Only enough...
Posted by subego, on May 20, 2022 at 03:25 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Yes. That’s why it’s illegal to do that In... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
Yes. That’s why it’s illegal to do that In Missouri.

This bill didn’t make it illegal. It was illegal before this bill. As far as I’m aware, sharing prescription drugs with people to whom they...
Posted by subego, on May 19, 2022 at 04:28 PM, in Political/War Lounge
If a state bans selling mufflers, then selling... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
If a state bans selling mufflers, then selling mufflers is trafficking, and the law de facto bans muffler repair.

To carry out this analogy, Missouri hasn’t banned the sales of mufflers, they’ve...
Posted by subego, on May 19, 2022 at 12:43 PM, in Political/War Lounge
https://imgur.com/uzOiL0d.jpg 416,345 Views / 918 Replies  
https://imgur.com/uzOiL0d.jpg
Posted by subego, on May 19, 2022 at 12:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Here’s some ERCOT Tex Arcana for everyone. ... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Here’s some ERCOT Tex Arcana for everyone.

https://imgur.com/Qr3kGfc.jpg

As always, right on the edge.

Typical forced outages is the average over the last three years.
Extreme derates is...
Posted by subego, on May 19, 2022 at 11:16 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Guess whose favorite reliability assessment just... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Guess whose favorite reliability assessment just dropped…

https://www.nerc.com/pa/RAPA/ra/Reliability%20Assessments%20DL/NERC_SRA_2022.pdf

Midwest looks hosed.
Posted by subego, on May 19, 2022 at 11:10 AM, in Political/War Lounge
This is correct. I don’t know what the... 472,624 Views / 1,582 Replies  
This is correct.

I don’t know what the official lingo is for when an organ is electively donated by a family member rather than unelectively donated by a motorcyclist.
Posted by subego, on May 19, 2022 at 11:05 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I had assumed this as well. The version of the... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
I had assumed this as well. The version of the bill Google served me was unrevised.

On that front, the Ohio bill never left committee and was officially killed in 2020.


Master list of...
Posted by subego, on May 19, 2022 at 10:52 AM, in Political/War Lounge
My understanding is May in Texas is usually... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
My understanding is May in Texas is usually windy. This is normally a nice setup. Demand is generally low, so the wind can pick up a lot of it. This lets them offline fossil stuff for maintenance...
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 10:18 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The author of the article displayed her... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
The author of the article displayed her ignorance, was corrected, and adjusted her viewpoint to match the new information. She further apologized for making false arguments. I’m not seeing where this...
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 09:41 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The bill sets forth penalties for trafficking in... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
The bill sets forth penalties for trafficking in materials used in illegal abortions. It says nothing about what constitutes a legal (or illegal) abortion.


Edit: as I said, in the example given...
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 08:12 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I don’t see anywhere in the bill where it outlaws... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
I don’t see anywhere in the bill where it outlaws anything that isn’t already illegal in Missouri.

In the example you gave there’s a giant retraction at the beginning along with an admission from...
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 07:42 PM, in Political/War Lounge
As I noted, this law is about trafficking. ... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
As I noted, this law is about trafficking.

What they’re afraid of is trafficking in schools, so they increase the penalty for trafficking in or around a school.
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 04:15 PM, in Political/War Lounge
No it doesn’t. It’s a felony if the abortion is... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
No it doesn’t. It’s a felony if the abortion is performed in violation of state law.

All abortions provided due to ectopic pregnancies are therapeutic.


Edit: and to clarify further, what this...
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 03:49 PM, in Political/War Lounge
There’s typically a spike going into summer.... 3,664 Views / 64 Replies  
There’s typically a spike going into summer. Maybe it’s stacking with what we already have?
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 02:08 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Maybe we should form a government council to help... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
Maybe we should form a government council to help journalists learn to check their sources and parse simple English sentences.
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 01:18 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I’m positive maintenance had something to do with... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
I’m positive maintenance had something to do with it. May is a typical maintenance month because there’s usually mild weather and low demand compared to winter or summer.

I read at least one plant...
Posted by subego, on May 18, 2022 at 01:00 PM, in Political/War Lounge
This law doesn’t ban abortions for ectopic... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
This law doesn’t ban abortions for ectopic pregnancies.

Here’s the primary source (https://house.mo.gov/billtracking/bills221/hlrbillspdf/5798H.01I.pdf). The penalties apply in cases of…
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Posted by subego, on May 17, 2022 at 09:31 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The ectopic pregnancy legislation I’ve seen is... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
The ectopic pregnancy legislation I’ve seen is all what are termed “trigger laws”. They don’t come into effect unless explicit circumstances come to pass.

In this case, the circumstances are...
Posted by subego, on May 17, 2022 at 07:14 PM, in Political/War Lounge
We can call it the “Ministry of Truth”. 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
We can call it the “Ministry of Truth”.
Posted by subego, on May 17, 2022 at 06:14 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Low quality pork rinds. I’m not naming any... 367,599 Views / 931 Replies  
Low quality pork rinds.

I’m not naming any names, but their initials are Frito-Lay.
Posted by subego, on May 17, 2022 at 12:45 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Ah! Totally misunderstood. My bad! 472,624 Views / 1,582 Replies  
Ah! Totally misunderstood. My bad!
Posted by subego, on May 17, 2022 at 12:36 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I’m using it to describe the situation where the... 472,624 Views / 1,582 Replies  
I’m using it to describe the situation where the organ is being donated by a family member. If that donor is unwilling to donate to someone else, it can be considered surplus.

At that point, the...
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 11:54 PM, in Political/War Lounge
That’s not perjury though. As you said,... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
That’s not perjury though.

As you said, Congress could raise a stink, but the Justice Department doesn’t have a case.
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 07:32 PM, in Political/War Lounge
None of them actually said that though. Trust me,... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
None of them actually said that though. Trust me, they were all being very careful about it.

At the time of their testimony, these were all Federal Appeals Court judges. If anyone knows how to...
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 03:23 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The post I replied to with that wasn’t being... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
The post I replied to with that wasn’t being entirely serious, and my reply was in kind.

That my question was ridiculous was the point.
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 01:43 PM, in Political/War Lounge
That’s what makes the “surplus organ” part of the... 472,624 Views / 1,582 Replies  
That’s what makes the “surplus organ” part of the question relevant.

There was at least one example of a transplant being denied, even though the organ was kidney coming from a family member....
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 01:33 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Yes, I fully admit this. Should a pregnant... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
Yes, I fully admit this.

Should a pregnant woman wish to electively abort, I believe they have a moral obligation to make that decision in a timely manner.

Viability is at 6 months. I’m saying...
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 01:20 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I kinda want to see this too, which is odd... 165,383 Views / 456 Replies  
I kinda want to see this too, which is odd because I dislike the cartoon.
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 01:22 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Sorry. I was making an edit then got pulled away.... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
Sorry. I was making an edit then got pulled away.

According to that ERCOT press release, at 4PM on the 13th, wind was generating 17% of its total installed capacity. This is presumably due to lack...
Posted by subego, on May 16, 2022 at 12:33 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I wouldn’t say renewables are to blame, but if... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
I wouldn’t say renewables are to blame, but if I’m reading their press release correctly, it’s not particularly windy right now. Unsurprisingly, solar is all good.
Posted by subego, on May 15, 2022 at 10:20 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Depends on who’s asking, sailor. 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
Depends on who’s asking, sailor.
Posted by subego, on May 15, 2022 at 05:56 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Isn’t this argument, taken to its conclusion, the... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
Isn’t this argument, taken to its conclusion, the elimination of all gender segregated spaces?

Would you deny me entry into woman’s locker rooms? On what grounds?
Posted by subego, on May 15, 2022 at 03:49 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The only thing I can think about with the hydro... 13,552 Views / 146 Replies  
The only thing I can think about with the hydro is the reliability isn’t in question, but I honestly have no real idea.
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 09:13 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Maybe we should pay prisoners more for their... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
Maybe we should pay prisoners more for their labor.

I was more thinking more of seizing current assets though, which admittedly may not be enough. What’s the hourly for a bun in the oven?
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 07:54 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The rapist? 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
The rapist?
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 07:14 PM, in Political/War Lounge
If it is indeed true any given justice Is basing... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
If it is indeed true any given justice Is basing their decision on religious principles rather than legal ones, they get around the lack of constitutionality by lying about their reasoning.

Edit:...
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 06:17 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Along those lines, it would be a far lesser... 367,599 Views / 931 Replies  
Along those lines, it would be a far lesser problem here if people just simply believed the giant sign saying “no through traffic”.
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 05:12 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Good info! Thanks! 16,933 Views / 184 Replies  
Good info! Thanks!
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 05:07 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Because it doesn’t benefit all and harm no one.... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
Because it doesn’t benefit all and harm no one. I’m thankful I’ve never had to be party to an elective abortion, and if I had been I’d feel really bad about it, because that would be horrible and...
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 04:09 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I understand what you’re trying to say here, but... 265,211 Views / 951 Replies  
I understand what you’re trying to say here, but I do not see this a valid defense for legal abortions, which is the central policy under consideration.
Posted by subego, on May 14, 2022 at 02:45 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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