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California Governor Brown Orders Charging Stations For 1.5 Million EVs

Governor Jerry Brown joined with the California Public Utilities Commission to announce a $120 million dollar settlement with NRG Energy Inc. that will fund the construction of a statewide network of charging stations for zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs), including at least 200 public fast-charging stations and … Continue readingCalifornia Governor Brown Orders Charging Stations For 1.5 Million EVs

Zuckerberg: The Hacker Way

Quoted from Facebook’s S-1 (IPO) filing: We have cultivated a unique culture and management approach that we call the Hacker Way. The word “hacker” has an unfairly negative connotation from being portrayed in the media as people who break into computers. In reality, hacking just … Continue readingZuckerberg: The Hacker Way

Multiple EV owner

My transformation from oil importer to electron exporter is almost complete. In 2011, we replaced a 13mpg Sequoia with a 26mpg Lexus hybrid, and replaced a 16mpg Mercedes with a 50mpg Prius, that has further been replaced by an all electric Nissan Leaf in 2012. … Continue readingMultiple EV owner

Steve Jobs on Creativity

Steve Jobs defined and guided Apple to become one of the world’s most successful and influential technology companies. Among his many attributes, in addition to being a thought leader, was the ability to dispense inspirational and forward looking public statements. When it comes to innovation, … Continue readingSteve Jobs on Creativity

Fukushima Plant Explanation

Click here for this simple explanation of how the Fukushima plant in Japan was damaged after the tsunami (Source: New York Times)

Fukushima Nuclear Accident – a simple and accurate explanation

Source: http://bravenewclimate.com/2011/03/13/fukushima-simple-explanation/ Fukushima Nuclear Accident – a simple and accurate explanation Posted on 13 March 2011 by Barry Brook Along with reliable sources such as the IAEA and WNN updates, there is an incredible amount of misinformation and hyperbole flying around the internet and media … Continue readingFukushima Nuclear Accident – a simple and accurate explanation