The ideas had better be convincing because we don't have unlimited time to
sort out the mess the world is in thanks to the 'tragedy of the commons".


On 6 November 2013 14:56, <spudboy...@aol.com> wrote:

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> Well that's a challenge, but if someone has a great scheme, you would get
> people to sell it to the big banks or whats called, private equity firms.
> They loan the cash, for a cut in the profits. So, our idea had better be
> convincing. Otherwise we get green energy concepts that produce money for
> the Solyndras who  soak up taxes and produce nothing!
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> From: LizR <lizj...@gmail.com>
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> Subject: Re: Our Demon-Haunted World
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> On 6 November 2013 14:38,  &lt;spudboy...@aol.com&gt; wrote:
> We could offer a 20 or 100 billion dollar prize for a new clean energy
> source and award the winner.  The contestents would have to get bank or
> private equity funding to accomplish this. We can do the same for medicine
> and outer space too.
>
> Sounds good to me.  How do you persuade the banks etc to put up the prize
> money?
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