Monthly Archives: October 2011

When Yen Parity?

The Yen is rising in value vs. the U.S. Dollar, could we make a guess when 1 dollar is the same worth as 1 yen?  Such a guess would be purely speculative and work only if “past history is the … Continue reading

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Pipeline spills and Keystone XL

Pipeline spills are common about the world and certainly in the U.S.  This post is an adjunct to LastTechAge major post on Keystone XL, bringing previously published data into view again. Here is only part of a New York Times … Continue reading

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Free Trade is Bad for U.S.

Last night, the magazine The Hill  posts current notes on items of immediate concern.   Today, sometime, Pres Obama is to sign the Free Trade bill and send more factories, more jobs overseas. This agreement is with S. Korea, Panama, and … Continue reading

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Keystone XL – The Balance Sheet

The U.S. will soon make a decision on to allow the build of the “final” segments to the Keystone pipe line, or not.  This proposal is called Keystone XL by TransCanada Corporation. It is to replace parts and to build … Continue reading

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