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    The 2000 Watt Society

    Thursday, September 30th, 2010

    Currently each German uses 6000 Watts of energy around the clock. Researcher provide targets to reduce energy consumption to 2000 Watts around the clock. But this objective cannot be accomplished easily and is not necessary, if and when we switch away from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources.

    Energy And Power

    Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

    If you use power of 1000 W (10 pieces of 100 W light bulbs turned) for an hour, you just used energy of 1kWh (kilo Watt hours).

    When Disaster Hits Home

    Thursday, September 16th, 2010

    The San Bruno explosion and fire hit home way too close, and triggered thoughts about risks we are apparently willing to take to just avoid change. Will we wait to switch away from fossil fuels until it is too late?

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