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September 19th, 2005

Rethinking energy

The nation's electrical power grid was aging badly even before Hurricane Katrina brought it to national attention.

"Our culture is crisis driven," said Scott Mize, president of the Foresight Nanotech Institute, a Palo Alto technology think tank. "We go from event to event, waiting for something to push us over the tipping point."


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