I’m doing some late night reading and came across an article on Joanne Nova’s website where a professor states “If you have an increase in demand, a coal power station will take hours [to meet it], a gas turbine 20 to 30 minutes, batteries about a second, demand management about a second, and pumped hydro will … Read moreElon Musk, Tesla Battery Plant and South Australia, What You Haven’t Been Told
Insulation is the number one thing you can to reduce your utility bills. Unless you’re running your clothes dryer all day long, heating and cooling your home are your largest costs, heating in particularly. Doesn’t matter if you have natural gas, electric, firewood etc, when you are manipulating the ambient temperature in your living area, … Read moreInsulation: Why You Need It
For decades now, global warming has been the “all in” for the advancement of socialism. The advocates pushing for ‘solutions’ to this supposed problem are nothing more than Watermelons, green on the outside, red on the in. Global Warming = Socialism > Individual Liberty Yet, with any socialist, if you dig deep enough, you’ll … Read moreYour Global Warming Crusade is Literally FREEZING Poor People!
I just did a video on using your car batteries for an emergency power source when the power goes out. Understanding Emergency Power Uses But it occurred to me that a lot of people may not know exactly what kind of appliances they should operate when using their back-up power supply. So, here … Read moreWhat Appliances to Run With Emergency Power
I get into a lot of debates with people who fall for the seductiveness of Solar PV panels as a panacea. “Just put ’em on every rooftop and we won’t need fossil fuels anymore!” Uh huh. Unfortunately, there is a TON of bad information when it comes to energy and power out there … Read moreKnow the Difference Between Energy and Power
This is my 100th post since I started this blog two months ago. How ironic then that this post coincides with some of the coldest weather on record here in the good ole USofA, as one of the reasons for this blog is to dispute the Global Warming “alarmists” everywhere I can. In what can … Read moreIt’s Cold Outside, Thank God For Fossil Fuels!
I’m going through my LinkedIn feed today when I come across a post that is linked below. I am assuming this is a joke because it’s just so silly. However, the comments by the people on LinkedIn are absolutely frightening. People think this is a serious thing. That one COULD power their home by riding … Read moreWe Have a HUGE Problem With Electricity Ignorance
See that picture? That is a Kill A Watt, which you plug into a typical outlet and plug into it your electronic device. What does the Kill A Watt show? How much energy you are using for various devices. Why am I showing this? Because last year I invested in an electric, battery operated lawn … Read moreAn Electric Lawn Mower Will Save You Money
I’m a financial planner. That’s pretty much all I know how to do. So, keeping track of my cash flow is near and dear to my heart. I don’t like losing or wasting my hard earned money. Thus I don’t gamble. However, three weeks ago, I changed the air filter in my attic A/C unit and forgot … Read moreWays to Save Money #1
In this video I’m going to share with you how you can evaluate the amount of electricity a Solar Panel will actually produce…in YOUR neck of the woods. Renogy 100 Watt Panel I am using this Renogy 100 Watt panel for the evaluation as this is one I own. Now, first thing you must understand … Read moreHow to Evaluate Actual Solar Panel Output