Big Tax Distributions Coming to a Mutual Fund Near You…

Wow!   Check this link from Vanguard which shows their preliminary capital gain distribution estimates for various funds in December. Now, be advised, I’m a huge fan of Vanguard.  John Bogle is truly one of my heroes for bringing investing to ordinary Americans.  However, even Vanguard is not exempt from its funds having some significant distributions … Read moreBig Tax Distributions Coming to a Mutual Fund Near You…

Battery Power vs. Plug in Power Demonstration

Folks, here is a GREAT video that demonstrates just how much more efficient work is with higher voltage, i.e., the kind that comes out of your wall outlet, versus lower voltage, the kind that uses batteries. What you get out of your wall is called AC, alternating current. In the US, you’ll get 120volts.  In … Read moreBattery Power vs. Plug in Power Demonstration

Largest Solar Farm in World Covers an Area Half the Size of Manhattan

Pretty interesting Youtube video here titled Solar Power Plants | The Next Big Thing?. The author is a big proponent of solar. And is excited about what is going on with Solar Farms in relation to traditional energy outputs. A Solar Farm is basically a dedicated space using Solar Photovoltaic (PV) to generate electricity.  Remember … Read moreLargest Solar Farm in World Covers an Area Half the Size of Manhattan

The HUGE Limitations With Solar Which Can’t Be Avoided

I invite you to read this article.  This is Amazon opening up a “5 MW-AC project sits on the 30-acre roof of a massive warehouse, as the company’s latest progress towards its 100% renewable energy goal.” Sounds great doesn’t it?  Their goal is 100% renewable energy and this 5 MegaWatt solar generation facility is going to … Read moreThe HUGE Limitations With Solar Which Can’t Be Avoided