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Re: Backup Power Schemes

  • From: Justin W. Newton
  • Date: Mon Aug 11 14:45:30 1997

At 10:10 AM 8/11/97 -0400, wb8foz wrote:
>Bill McCauley sez:
>> In earthquake country, natural gas is as prone to interruption as any other
>> utility.  
>True. I had not factored that in. Further, in extreme cold weather,
>propane freezes (really, does not go liquid->gas).
>But barring the gas utility starting rationing, it is in many
>places a viable option. I know a large ISP here in DC has such,
>or did... 

Does :)

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