Some say that America’s dependence on foreign fossil fuels has compromised our ability to objectively consider some problems in the mid-east. Others say that dependence is simply dangerous for this country’s stability. That’s why it’s always refreshing to hear of inventions that are trying to help America become more self-sufficient in fulfilling its energy needs.
A Jefferson Hills company is beginning to market a device that is said to remove water and oil from “choked,” or under-producing or abandoned natural gas wells. I had a story about it recently in the Post-Gazette.
Everybody needs a home, from the lowliest drunkard to the scraggliest mongrel. Thanks to some warm-hearted local residents, a whole passel of scraggly mongrels has been saved from flood-ravaged New Orleans. This team effort saved 80 dogs and 25 cats, so far.