Even the New York Times withholds the address

bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com
Tue Nov 19 13:26:22 UTC 2002


... what's better in a fire?

	a decent oxider, mixed with fuel.

> 
> 
> Not sure what they would gain by converting to fuel cells as the article
> suggests. They probably would still require onsite storage for their
> hydrogen source in order to insure uniterupted supply, either hydrogen, 
> lng, natural gas or propane. what's better in a fire, a heating oil tank 
> or a propane tank?
> 
> joelja
> 
> On Tue, 19 Nov 2002, Johannes Ullrich wrote:
> 
> > 
> > > http://www.nytimes.com/2002/11/19/nyregion/19FUEL.html
> > ...
> > > While almost everyone on this list knows which building is the subject
> > > of the article, we can discuss the issue without discussing the
> > > particular building.
> > > 
> > > On-site fuel storage is one of those double-edge swords.  
> > 
> > The article is comparing the relatively 'inert' diesel fuel to
> > the aircraft fuel that caused the devastation at the WTC.
> > Did the authors of this article ever hear about heating oil tanks?
> > 
> > 
> 
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