Category Archives: Energy

Destroy Camping One Fuel At A Time?

Are Camping Fuel Follies a microcosm of the assault on American fuel choices? Looks like it. Continue reading

Posted in cooking, Emergency Preparation and Risks, Energy, Political Current Events | 22 Comments

Harbor Freight Santa Clara Screwed Me

I decided I wanted that $60 solar “briefcase” from Harbor Freight that was shown in the video in this article: https://chiefio.wordpress.com/2021/05/29/compact-portable-solar-power-inverter-battery-kit/ So I looked on line. Found it at the local Harbor Freight: E. San Jose, CA 1775 Story Rd … Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparation and Risks, Energy | 28 Comments

Compact, Portable, Solar Power & Inverter / Battery Kit

Low cost minimal lighting and device charging power in an EOTWAWKI situation? How about $100 bucks range? Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparation and Risks, Energy | 19 Comments

GasBuddy & Gas Prices

How to find cheaper gas and return a little bit of competition to fuel buying. Continue reading

Posted in Economics - Trading - and Money, Energy, Metrology | 14 Comments