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Department of Health and Human Services

Snow Melt - just a grand wishlist :)

Explore options to melt snow piled up in the parking areas, convert it to steam and generate electricity in the winter. This is the 21st century-there must be someone at MIT who can build an industrial grade machine to do this that would take up a couple of parking spaces at each office complex. The power generated would be fed back to the machine to melt more snow. Employ this all over USA at least in public places.... more »

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Department of Defense

saving money on snow removal from sidewalks

in my area contractors a installing side walks all over. if they would install them 6-10 feet from the road the snow plows would not push the snow onto the sidewalks eliminating the need to push the snow just moved off the road way. thus saving money on gas, wear and tear on equiptment and save employee time/wages because instead of driving 1 MPH moving mounds of snow, they can cruze cleairing the light unpacked snow... more »

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