Battery backups for businesses, homes, and computers are not new technology. But the Powerwall is cheap and small, and that could make it a disruptive technology.
“But a haiku by Buson came into his mind: ‘I try to forget this senile love; a chilly autumn shower.’ The gloom only grew denser.” – Yasunari Kawabata Reading Japanese Nobelist Yasunari […]
When your car doesn’t really vibrate itself, you start noticing how other vehicles can make it vibrate anyway.
Leasing solar panels and acquiring an electric vehicle helped clear a mental block that had kept me from writing much about industrial climate disruption for about two years.
Here’s to more all electric vehicles on the roads and less exhaust making traffic jams smell and taste bad.
My solar panels face east and west instead of south. This gave me an opportunity to directly observe a plant photosynthesis effect, namely how cloudy days with diffuse sunlight affects energy production compared to clear days with direct sunlight.
My home’s SolarCity solar panels have been up and running for nearly a month now and while there haven’t been bumps along the way, there have been some interesting discoveries.
My Nissan Leaf means that I don’t really care much what gas prices do. It’ll be a good day when most people have this same freedom.
Gas station car washes are not your friend if you own a Nissan Leaf.
The SolarCity solar panels took six weeks to schedule, two days to install, and it may be another two months before they’re finally turned on.