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The sun is beginning to shine again!

A summary of our PV yield to date – now slight ahead of the model.  Bring on the spring! (Full data at the PV(2014) link above.  

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Time for a 21st century thermostat

It’s ironic, a good friend and I discussed the idea of a wifi enabled thermostat around this time last year.  Just after this the Nest came to the US.  Now today in the UK there are a number of offerings.   … Continue reading

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The McLab burger – a solution to the wrong problem.

So today we learn that we are now able to synthesize enough muscle fibre in the lab to make a beef burger.  A great advance?  Probably, but the right answer to the wrong question surely.  The population of the world … Continue reading

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Potholes

Each day I cycle into work.  It’s bad enough that our local roads are in such a poor state, but I understand that ‘times are hard’ and there is too little public money to meet all our community needs but…. … Continue reading

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Food for thought….

You are what you eat …..

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2012 UK rainfall data – a wake up call to those in Government

You could look at 2012 and smile when you think back to the hosepipe bans at the start of the year, and then the tension as we wait now to find out whether it was the wettest year on record … Continue reading

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