A French Press is a Great Tool for Fantastic Coffee and Preparedness

I first heard of a French Press about two years ago as a way to make coffee in a grid-down situation.  Because with a French Press you don’t need electricity, you just need to boil water. In my research, everyone was saying how good the coffee was as opposed to it being a prep tool. … Read moreA French Press is a Great Tool for Fantastic Coffee and Preparedness

Electric Vehicles Are Inevitable??? Really?

Nice article from the UK DailyMail about what is happening in the UK regarding electric vehicle charging and the National Grid. “Electric car drivers of the future may have to choose between charging their vehicle at home and having a cup of tea, a new report has warned. As battery capacities for electric vehicles increase, … Read moreElectric Vehicles Are Inevitable??? Really?

Doesn’t Africa Deserve Electricity too???

Here’s a great post from the site Why Electricity Matters about the silliness of relegating poor, rural Africa to electricity without fossil fuels. A couple key takeaways: “The World Bank admitted in a 2017 blog that “the major downside of off-grid solar is that the relatively low amount of supplied electricity limits what those systems can do … Read moreDoesn’t Africa Deserve Electricity too???