Elon Musk, Tesla Battery Plant and South Australia, What You Haven’t Been Told

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: Why You Need It

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

Your Global Warming Crusade is Literally FREEZING Poor People!

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!

What Appliances to Run With Emergency Power

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

Know the Difference Between Energy and 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

Home Maintenance 101 – Change Your Air Filters!

Allrighty my friends, this will probably be the most important piece of advice you’ll receive all day—Change Your Air Filters in your HVAC unit! See that picture below??? The left is the filter in my downstairs unit after only 45 days. I can only imagine what the one in my attic(upstairs) unit will look like … Read moreHome Maintenance 101 – Change Your Air Filters!

It’s Cold Outside, Thank God For Fossil Fuels!

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!

We Have a HUGE Problem With Electricity Ignorance

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

An Electric Lawn Mower Will Save You Money

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

How to Evaluate Actual Solar Panel Output

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