Microgrids can help solve California power outages

Microgrids generate and store electricity in small geographic areas. While they can create power anytime, they are designed to generate electricity locally if the main grid is down. If there is an outage, they detach from the grid. That’s important.…

Whataboutism is the enemy of toppling Trump

If we want to take down Trump, it needs to be full throttle. That’s why this RSN article by my friend William Boardman about impeachment seems weak tea to me. It barely favors impeachment, and has lots of qualifiers and…

More felonies from Trump and cohorts. Ukraine, China, more.

Train wreck
Revelations today: Trump fired Ukraine ambassador Marie Yovanovitch because they thought she was interfering with their Biden vendetta. Top envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker texted that Trump was withholding security to Ukraine until they “investigated” Biden. Both are testifying before…