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NOx and VW: who’s cheating who exactly, more or less?

A quick cruise through revealing stuff about the breaking VW/Smog MEGA-SCANDAL On wheels. Emissions testing gamed, consumers face choking cloud of problems.

VW Pollution Nitrous Oxide – is our anti-CO2 regime all wrong?http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/09/25/vw_pollution_just_the_tip_of_the_iceberg_whos_to_blame_you_guessed_it_hippies/?page=1

WIKI Nitrous Oxide (what it is, why it’s really bad) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nitrous_oxide – from WIKI “Considered over a 100-year period, it is calculated to have between 265 and 310 times more impact per unit mass (global-warming potential) than carbon dioxide.”

VW warned in 2007, 2011 By Bosch and others…OMG http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/09/27/vw_emissions_scandal_car_maker_warned_cheatware_years_ago/

distant US Capitol dome

U.S. Capitol SOTU eve, 2011 – photo Russ Imrie

Russell Imrie is a  Networking and Content Specialist, craft beer enthusiast, webmaster and an American Indian blogger living in the Washington DC area. For a decade Imrie built systems and lived totally off the grid in the Santa Cruz Mountains of California near Silicon Valley. More opinion pieces are at China Daily Mail (under nom de blog supTweet)

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Head in the sand not working? Try water! It works for denial at China’s Lake Tai

Studying the apathy that dulls environmental awareness is a constant theme in my life. When the “canary” is chirping happily, who cares about the lethal gasses and pressures seeping out of the coal seam and ready to kill in an instant?

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