On Thu, 20 Apr 2000, Zero Powers wrote:
> >From: James Rogers <email@example.com>
> >Actually, using people to generate electricity is most likely *not* a good
> >idea from a "Greenie conservationist" standpoint. The human machine
> >produces CO2 exhaust and probably has poorer conversion efficiency than
> >some of the better types of carbon burning power plants (gas turbines?).
> But if those same people are in a health club producing all that CO2
It is not enough energy to be worth collecting i.e. it would be a net
loss, when you take the overhead into consideration.
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