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[cdn-nucl-l] Conservation message from US DOE
I wish I could persuade my spouse to lower the thermostat 2 degC in the
winter. She just says "I'm cold."
----- Original Message -----
From: Ted Rockwell <email@example.com>
To: Multiple recipients of list ans-pie <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, November 01, 2000 11:15 PM
> The DOE site offers, on its home page, the following, as "Tip of the Day":
> "The chill of fall is in the air. I even feel it inside my home. Br-r-r.
> eyes focus on the thermostat...Wait!...
> *Keep the heat low
> *Dress warmly
> *Block drafts
> *Open blinds to let sun in
> ...Saving energy starts with me."
> Can you imagine the FAA site imploring people to walk, or drive their
> "Conserve the use of airplanes."
> Or the Dept of Commerce begging people to restrain themselves shopping
> Or the Dept of Agriculture urging people to diet. "You're all eating too
> The Energy Dept should be concerning itself to see that we have plenty of
> energy. Not to persuade us to freeze in our homes. What have we come
> Ted Rockwell