MPGe is a Lie

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The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Miles Per Gallon Gasoline Equivalent (MPGe) "measurement" is how electric and hybrid vehicles compare "fuel efficiency". The rest of the world measures things differently, but we'll talk about that more later. What's strange, is that some really basic math suggests the EPA's MPGe numbers deceptively misrepresent an electric vehicle's true "fuel Read more

I'm Afraid...

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Third time I've had this conversation, this week alone. The goal is expressed as: I want to take this brilliant business idea, and make it my own. The dilemma: I'm afraid of leaving my steady "stable" income stream (aka: my day job). My answer: Ignorance is the parent of fear. Yes, that's a Moby-Dick quote. :-) Smiles I usually express my answer with a smile. If you told me, eight years ago, that Read more

New Voices

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The Million Dollar Handshake When I first met you, I had no idea what you said. If, alongside your smile and confident handshake, you asked me for a million dollars, I would have returned your smile, tried not to squeeze your hand too hard, and agreed without hesitation. After-all, "My name is Gregg, and it's a pleasure to meet you too..." Trying to explain this experience to someone with normal Read more