by Thomas Beutel

Month: October, 2008

The One-Word Answer To Our Energy Problems: Electrification

Jeffrey Leonard writes about The Plug In Revolution in the Washington Monthly. He says: Electrification as a rallying cry for American energy policy isnâ??t perfect, but in my view itâ??s the best and perhaps only way to get us to a clean and secure energy future. I think he makes an elegant case for moving […]

Solar is on Common Ground Mag’s Radar

Common Ground Magazine talks about One Block Off The Grid (1BOG) in their latest “On Our Radar” column.

Sea Forts in the Thames Estuary

Tim Mitchard has very interesting photo essay of the sea forts in the Thames Estuary.

GM Volt could get $7,500 tax credit

The financial rescue bill (aka the bailout) contains substantial tax credits for plug-in hybrid vehicles sold after 2008. This could mean about $7,500 dollars for a GM Volt, based on the size of its battery. Here are some links: Green Car Congress on the senate bill Green Car Advisor at Edmunds If you have solar […]