Tag: Air Conditioning

Disrupting the Flying Experience

January 25, 2013 0 Comments
Disrupting the Flying Experience

Through the years, I have  often mentioned some of the opportunities available to inventors and entrepreneurs in trying to reshape out energy usage and infrastructure. After my trip to Florida for the last few days, I am reminded of another industry that needs to be disrupted and changed, and that is the airline industry. Unfortunately, […]

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Fans Work, It Is Common Sense

July 19, 2012 2 Comments
Fans Work, It Is Common Sense

First I have to add a little to Tony’s recap of the rain totals from yesterday. Last night a small area of heavy rain developed over Marathon county and produced a new record rainfall for today (the 19th of July). The rain total after midnight was 1.62 inches. The old record was 1.57 inches, set […]

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Dealing with the heat

July 14, 2011 3 Comments
Dealing with the heat

Tony asked about air conditioning use in yesterday’s blog entry. I think I might be the least attached to air conditioning out of all the people I know – at least at home – just ask my wife. We don’t have central air. We only use one window unit for one room in our house. I […]

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Attached to Air Conditioning?

July 13, 2011 2 Comments
Attached to Air Conditioning?

I’m really curious how much you currently use air conditioning and is that different than when you were growing up?  I know all too well my childhood home had no air conditioning.  We got by, but I do remember a lot of summer nights that were grueling.  My bedroom was in the upstairs of our […]

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End of Grain Ethanol Subsidies Near?

June 17, 2011 0 Comments
End of Grain Ethanol Subsidies Near?

Before delving a little more into recent alternative energy news, I have to bring everyone up to date on the snowmelt contest. It is getting very close to the end. I have included a picture of the snow that I saw yesterday, June 16th. The snow pile was small enough that I estimate it will […]

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Rain Totals, Efficient Air Conditioning

June 22, 2010 0 Comments
Rain Totals, Efficient Air Conditioning

The first thing I wanted to mention is that we have had some technical/software difficulties with posting video on our website over the last couple of days. That is why there has not been a morning weather update or a “Weather Show” for the first two days this week. Hopefully, things will be up and […]

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