54 posts categorized "Global Warming"

March 02, 2008

The Answer Is Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Whether the question is how to reduce our dependence on foreign oil, how to save money spent on transportation, how to reduce CO2 emissions much more quickly than anyone thought possible, or how to accommodate the transpor More...

February 14, 2008

Danger: Biofuels Cause Global Warming

The abstract of an article in a recent edition of More...

January 15, 2008

Watching the Meter Run Backwards - Priceless

If you don't see a YouTube graphic above, click here for the video.

Holding a camera in video mode sideways - r More...

January 02, 2008

A Question Which Should Be Asked

Writing in the New York Times on New Years Day, More...

December 17, 2007

King Coal

King Coal was the ghost at the air-conditioned tables of the global warming get-together in Bali. Most of the energy-consuming world can agree that cutting down on the use of $100/barrel oil is a good thing. Moreover, step More...

December 12, 2007

Solar Solstice

Our recently installed 12.635kW photovoltaic array produced over 20kWh (kilowatt-hours) of electricity during the last partly-sunny twenty-four hours. Needless to say, nine days before the winter solstice at this high lati More...

December 05, 2007

You Can’t Cut to Greatness

McKinsey & Company, the country’s preeminent source of outsourced-thinking, has the same kind of short-term advice for America on energy policy that it has traditionally given its corporate clients on almost any questi More...

November 12, 2007

Readers’ Blogs

As a blogger, I have a smart group of readers. Not only do they post intelligent comments that correct or expand on what I blog; many of them also have blogs of their own. It’s particularly fun when a conversation seems to More...

November 11, 2007

A Modest Proposal

There is no doubt that electricity will deliver an increasing percentage of the power we use. We’ll heat more of our homes electrically rather than with imported ($100+ barrel oil)oil. We’ll plug our cars in at home and at More...

November 01, 2007

Cause for Global Warming Discovered

The graphs below from an article by Natural Resources Canada show the movement of More...

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