From:   Justin Wedes <>
Sent time:   Wednesday, November 09, 2011 2:26:01 PM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Re: Update on Generators

Here's an update from the team working to draft a Comprehensive Health and Safety Plan for Liberty Plaza:




On Nov 9, 2011, at 11:19 AM, Brennan wrote:


> Sustainability has been working hard to keep the camp, especially

> Kitchen, Medic, and Media, in non-destructive, human-produced energy.

> The energy cycles we've been using are mere prototypes (a temporary

> fix). Last night we had a crack team of critical mass OWS riders to

> bring in the bicycles, and today electricians are working again

> tirelessly to finish the generator stands. Thurs we will review

> architects plans for small wind turbines -- we don't get much for

> solar in the park, but wind is at a surplus. We apologize for any

> lull in powering the different stations / working groups, and we

> really appreciate your patience...we are all in this together, we are

> the future, post-peak oil and self-sustainable. And, we are winning!

> Best,

> Brennan


> On Nov 9, 8:18 am, Justin Wedes <> wrote:

>> Hello all,


>> After much impassioned and productive conversation last night, a temporary consensus was reached to wait to turn on gas generators until the team developing a sustainable, safe plan presents to the GA on thurs night.


>> That group will meet today at 9am to accelerate the conversation and work toward action.


>> They have also committed to working in good faith to help keep media and other sites powered while developing and implementing this plan.


>> -Justin