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They do not cause cancer, unlike coal-powered plants, and though there are certainly emissions associated with their manufacturing process, the typical wind project repays its carbon footprint in six months or less.
SCIENCE WAS A BIG WINNER—AND LOSER—AT THIS WEEK’S PRESIDENTIAL DEBATESARA CHODOSHOCTOBER 23, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Local agencies may repay loans with water and hydropower revenues.
HEALTHY FORESTS DO MORE THAN JUST PREVENT WILDFIRESBY BALES & CONKLIN/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 19, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
We repaid all of our debt about 18 months ago and are now able to grow the business from the sales that we make.
THE IRREVERENT TOILET PAPER STARTUP THAT CLEANED UP DURING THE PANDEMIC LOCKDOWNRACHEL KINGOCTOBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
Slave traders had no trouble pricing a human life, and abolition-era economists repaid slave owners for the losses of their freed slaves.
WHAT IS OWED AFRICALYNSEY CHUTELOCTOBER 13, 2020QUARTZ
The state of Ohio on Monday ordered General Motors to repay $28 million in public subsidies for reneging on its promise to keep its sprawling Lordstown plant open.
OHIO JUST ORDERED GM TO REPAY $28 MILLION IN TAX BREAKS FOR CLOSING THE LORDSTOWN AUTO PLANTBY DAN O’BRIEN, THE BUSINESS JOURNALSEPTEMBER 28, 2020PROPUBLICA
Why should he have compunction—why think about it, when the hour of repayment was so near at hand?
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
If the holder has been free from wrong in presenting the check, the bank cannot look to him, but to the drawer for repayment.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
He proposed to advance the money requisite for these two payments, and to take repayment from the future remittances of China.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
Before he got into the Czar's favor he owed my father a large sum, and then sought how to evade repayment.
THE CZAR'S SPYWILLIAM LE QUEUX
The repayment of that advance will yet cost Ireland many a groan.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 54, NO. 334, AUGUST 1843VARIOUS
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