Green News of the Day: Solar Could Be More Viable Than Coal by 2018

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Green News of the Day: Solar Could Be More Viable Than Coal by 2018
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As early as 2018, solar could be economically viable to power big cities. By 2040 over half of all electricity may be generated in the same place it's used. Centralised, coal-fired power is over

Last week, for the first time in memory, the wholesale price of electricity in Queensland fell into negative territory – in the middle of the day.

For several days the price, normally around $40-$50 a megawatt hour, hovered in and around zero. Prices were deflated throughout the week, largely because of the influence of one of the newest, biggest power stations in the state – rooftop solar...

How Electricity Works

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How Electricity Works
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And all of our computer games would be powered by Steam!

Discharge Instructions, for the Masochistic

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WARNING: Superfluous amounts of mild shocking in this video.

In a Pinch

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In a Pinch
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No wire nuts, no problem. Just squeeze the wires together with a pair of pliers and tape the pliers closed.