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Show Low High School solar panels are making me sick

Posted: Friday, October 5, 2012 5:00 am

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  • Gunner posted at 4:48 pm on Fri, Oct 5, 2012.

    Gunner Posts: 17

    Barach Obama is having the panels installed, so you will be forced to buy into Obamacare, otherwise Mitt Witt and his crazy heathen brethren will get into office and destroy all solar activity...See, it makes as much sense as the Republican party

  • wes alderson posted at 4:53 pm on Sat, Oct 6, 2012.

    wes alderson Posts: 9158

    Gunner, I hope you are just kidding. Although I am anti-Obamajad, let's please realize that he does not reach all the way down the our local level with his decrees.

    However, subtle pressure is being exerted by his administration to encourage solar enegy. There are many ways to convert solar rays into electric potetional - it may be that the contractor who did the High School's work chose the wrong kind.

    It's even more likely that the sealing material/glue used to mount the cells is baking and once done, will no longer give off the odor. I hope.

  • ArizAl posted at 5:15 pm on Mon, Oct 8, 2012.

    ArizAl Posts: 3997


    As you already know I am anti-Mittwitt, but that doesn't cloud my thinking that it is the school district school board that made the decision to install the solar panels, to save money on energy and possibly avoid asking the taxpayers for increased funding. A good move I should say,as many a business and homeowners all over the state are on theit own doing the same. Who knows Wes, maybe some day we Americans won't have to reley on Bush's Islamic Arab oil buddies for our energy.

  • wes alderson posted at 12:04 pm on Tue, Oct 9, 2012.

    wes alderson Posts: 9158

    Oh, Al, Al, Al,

    You turn everything into a political issue. I am 100% for solar power and other PRACTICAL green energy sources - including nuclear. I'm pretty darned certain we agee on this issue.

    Some solar cells emit noxious odors, and others do not. I am merely suggesting that it would have been nice if that had been one of the criteria used by both the City and the Contractor, when they decided which type to go with.

    Like I said, Obamajad does not reach down and intentionally harrass an inividual home owner with noxious fumes. Neither would any other President including Romney.

    Now Al, I knooow what you're thinking about the noxiuos fumes remakr. That's not a good idea to say. Funny though it may be, I saw it and avoided saying it.

  • ArizAl posted at 4:36 pm on Tue, Oct 9, 2012.

    ArizAl Posts: 3997

    Yes Wes, we both agree on the proposition that we need to invest in more green energy sources, no question about that. I was not being political Wes, when I mentioned that I was anti-Mittwitt, just being factual. While President Obama supports investment in green energy sources, the same as you and I and the school board that contracted out those panels. Mittwitt has made it his position that he will cut funding to advance the uses of alternative energy sources. See Wes, I even agree with you that it may possibly be the paint that is giving out the stink.

  • wes alderson posted at 8:12 pm on Sat, Oct 13, 2012.

    wes alderson Posts: 9158

    Hi Ms Bee Bush,

    Arizona Al is right. President Obama took a trip on his jet to Show Low, went to Show Low High School, and PERSONALLY installed solar tiles on the roofs, knowing that toxic fumes would be blown by the wind into your yard. He did that because he knew you will not vote for him.

    The nerve of that man!


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