In this video I’m comparing LED vs. non-LED lights from a cost, durability, coverage and electricity usage perspective. LED lights cost twice as much, at least in Dec 2017 for 1/4th the electricity usage. These LED lights cover 100 feet whereas the non-LED lights cover 75 feet or so. LED lights don’t yield hardly any … Read moreLED vs Non-LED Christmas Lights Comparison
On my way to the gym on a cold, New Hampshire afternoon I came across the amazing Singapore ship, Strategic Alliance, docked in the Portsmouth port. This ship is here to deliver tons upon tons of sand for people in New Hampshire and Maine to put on the roads during a nasty ice storm. … Read moreSolar Panels Can’t Do This! International Trade Can Only be Conducted With a High Density Energy Source.
Here I show you the simplicity of using your car battery to power a 9W LED light lamp. This 150Watt Power Inverter costs all of $15 or so on Amazon. You plug it into your cigarette lighter of your vehicle, then plug your normal lamp into the inverter and VOILA! You have light! Get an … Read moreA Tiny $15 Device to Have Light When the Power Goes Out
Okay folks, I was reading some blog posts about people fretting about losing power when the hurricanes blew through Florida this fall. It’s scary when the lights go out. First of all, you’re in the dark. Second of all you don’t know when they’re going to come back on. So you have a complete feeling … Read moreDo You Drive a Car? Well You DO HAVE a Generator! Watch this!
There are few things better on this great world of ours than a fully lit Christmas Tree. It brings joy, memories of the past, hope for the future, excitement for the fun you and your family will have this holiday season, but if you’re not careful it can also be a HUGE drag on your … Read moreOh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree, How Much Electricity Do Your Lights Use???
I’m in the midst of reading a book from the Bureau of Naval Personnel titled “Basic Electricity” which I bought used on Amazon for like a buck or something. This is a book I can’t read very quickly because I continue to put it down and just think about what I’ve read. Not because I’m … Read moreIn Awe of Our Incredible Universe
Just a couple posts to get you fired up about the US economy! And lookie here: HUGE increases in exports since last yr. This will only get larger too. And of course with increase exports comes…increase in US jobs! Thanks President Trump!
Every time I read about the energy contained in gasoline I can’t help but be in awe. It’s so easy to take for granted this amazing source of energy when a few times a month we drive up to the gas station, put $30 worth in and drive off to our destination, be it 1, … Read moreAmazing Gasoline
I’m quote directly from Howard Hayden’s amazing book, “Energy: A Textbook.” You should buy this book actually, if you are at all interested in energy. Not a tough read. You will have to pause and let the stuff sink in, but you can grasp it AND you will be a better person for the effort. … Read moreWhy Using Wood in Renewable Energy Calculations is Just…Silly