Monthly Archives: August 2014

Solar Power Won

This article in the Guardian follows John Harding’s theory about the future – and solar after the tipping point.

I now see more clearly how all this plays out: including where home batteries (they now make great one, about the size of a home AC unit, for about $2,000, that can do double duty as a back-up generator when power fails, but also can allow the HH to go off grid during peak power, peak pricing times), electric car charging stations, 3 a.m. charging, and smart meters and smart grids will all fit together.

Solar Power Guardian Article_20140707.pages

English Architecture

When thinking about Serenbe and the ten acres we own there, I found myself going back to basics more that I thought I would. This is one of the better articles I have read lately about the philosophy underpinning English Architecture. I couldn’t help myself from commenting as I read, which is what the caption boxes are.

Aspirational Thinking for FM10_20140813 PDF