I have yet to meet an EV driver whose experience did not include arriving at the charging point seriously low on power and seeing it occupied by a petrol or diesel car. In electric cars' community such point is called ICED - taken by an internal combustion engine vehicle. Now, after much thought and experiment,… Continue reading Some thoughts on ICED charging points
Oil depletion is widely recognised as inevitable outcome of ever increasing demand from both developed and developing economies driven by population growth and global trade expansion. This topic is intrinsically linked to sustainability of human civilisation as burning of fossil fuels is one of the major reasons for global climate change.
Term Sustainability firmly settled in virtually all languages and always appears in discussion on environment or climate change. And yet, do we actually understand what it is?
“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete” R.Buckminster Fuller
Being a navigation officer, sailing all around the world, I experienced the effects of climate change perhaps to a higher extent than most of people living their lives without seeing the bigger picture around them.