Cost of Driving Chloé

The new Blink charger is charging Chloé (our Nissan all-electric Leaf) drastically faster than the trickle charger we have been using in a regular 120 outlet ever since we purchased the car. But the million dollar question has been, how much does it cost to actually drive the car on electricity. Well, the Leaf’s Carwings and the Blink charger both… Continue reading

But Whatever Does It Mean?

Today I saw a bumper sticker that read: “Proud user of fossil fuel.” So, what does that mean? Drill baby, drill? Someone in my family works for the oil industry? I’m a weirdo? I just don’t know what to make of it. Strange, indeed.… Continue reading

My Web Hosting Service Is Green!

I am pleased to learn that the company I use to host my site has a sense of social and environmental conscience! They have calculated their total carbon footprint (no small thing running 1,300+ servers) which amounts to about 2,725 tons of CO² per year. They then did several things to offset that carbon footprint. I encourage you to read… Continue reading