From the monthly archives:

July 2011

PWM, what CAN’T it do!?

July 19, 2011

I happen to be on the e-mailing list for Jameco electronics. They send out a nice little electronic newsletter with ideas for fun things to do with electronics. Of course those are electronics that you can BUY from them, but they really do have some great ideas. In their most recent newsletter, one of the [...]

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EV Motorcycle on Television!

July 18, 2011

Yesterday, I drove out to Madison to help out my friend Eric. Eric runs the GREEN DRIVE EXPO, a fantastic annual event focused on clean transportation. (It was originally called Hybridfest, but has expanded to include electric vehicles and so much more, even a fuel-economy competition!) The expo is coming up THIS WEEKEND in Madison, [...]

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The True Cost of Gas

July 15, 2011

The Center for Investigative Reporting came up with a great little video talking about the true cost of gasoline. The video sums it all up quite nicely. It’s worth a watch. http://blip.tv/center-for-investigative-reporting/the-price-of-gas-5263590 Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share via MySpace share via Reddit Share with [...]

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Happy Birthday, America!

July 4, 2011

Happy Independence Day everyone! Our local 4th of July Parade was on Satruday, and I decided to enter my home-built electric car as a float. On the side, I had a hand-made sign calling my entry “Freedom from Foreign Oil”. What was interesting was the responses I got in the parade. To start with, when [...]

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