All posts by many hall

Wind turbine with advanced controls used in grid-forming test by NREL and GE – Power Engineering Magazine
19 Jan
5:01

Wind turbine with advanced controls used in grid-forming test by NREL and GE – Power Engineering Magazine

Source: https://www.power-eng.com/renewables/wind-turbine-with-advanced-controls-used-in-grid-forming-test-by-nrel-and-ge/

Homeless Coalition prepping for homeless count next Wednesday – WTAP-TV
19 Jan
5:01

Homeless Coalition prepping for homeless count next Wednesday – WTAP-TV

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) – A Wood County group is getting ready to keep count of people experiencing homelessness in the area and give support. The West Virginia Coalition to End Homelessness Wood Co. group will be holding a homeless count next Wednesday at 4 p.m. This process is to get […]

Young volunteers prepare backpacks for Feeding South Dakota on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Rapid City Journal
18 Jan
10:25

Young volunteers prepare backpacks for Feeding South Dakota on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Rapid City Journal

Michael Neary As Anna Roller helped to package food in Rapid City for Feeding South Dakota’s BackPack Program, she didn’t think of the activity as an abstract exercise. “A couple of my friends use it,” said Anna, who’s 13. “I like seeing them go home knowing that I helped pack […]

Bond Market Forecasts Bad Economic News – The Wall Street Journal
18 Jan
5:47

Bond Market Forecasts Bad Economic News – The Wall Street Journal

With the best job growth in over 40 years, inflation a national obsession and the Federal Reserve preparing to raise interest rates, it is easy to forget how different the world was before the pandemic. The global environment then was marked by sluggish growth, lackluster investment, worryingly low inflation and […]

These Seaweed-Inspired Generators Create Underwater Wave Power – Good News Network
18 Jan
4:56

These Seaweed-Inspired Generators Create Underwater Wave Power – Good News Network

American Chemical Society A prototype renewable energy device modeled after seaweed generates kinetic energy while it gently lolls about under the waves. While only a proven concept, at a large enough scale the small filaments could provide energy to power major electrical appliances in coastal habitations such as floating buoys, […]

‘1883’ Recap: Elsa’s Heartbreak and The Wagon Train’s Fight for Survival – Wide Open Country
18 Jan
4:56

‘1883’ Recap: Elsa’s Heartbreak and The Wagon Train’s Fight for Survival – Wide Open Country

Warning: Spoilers ahead for season one of 1883. Series creator Taylor Sheridan has not been messing around with the debut season of Yellowstone‘s prequel 1883. The wagon train led by Shea Brennan (Sam Elliott) and his partner Thomas (LaMonica Garrett) has already suffered countless tragedies and we’re only five episodes […]

Empty backpacks requested by Continuum of Care – Fredericksburg Today
17 Jan
10:09

Empty backpacks requested by Continuum of Care – Fredericksburg Today

The Fredericksburg Regional Continuum of Care has hygiene items to be distributed to those experiencing homelessness. However, they need something to put the items in to make distribution a little easier. One of the most asked for items is a backpack. They’re looking for backpacks of all shapes, styles, sizes, […]

Fortitude Ranch, a survival compound in Colorado, sells memberships to disaster preppers – CBS News
17 Jan
5:47

Fortitude Ranch, a survival compound in Colorado, sells memberships to disaster preppers – CBS News

Some people around the world — known as “preppers” — have been stockpiling everything from non-perishables to ammo in case unforeseen trauma hits. Being a “prepper” is now getting a big boost from the coronavirus pandemic, CBS News’ Barry Petersen reports. “All kinds of people who paid no attention to prepping […]

Battery backup or generator: Which backup power source is right for you? – CNET
17 Jan
4:52

Battery backup or generator: Which backup power source is right for you? – CNET

Andrew Francis Wallace/Toronto Star When you live somewhere with extreme weather or regular power outages, it’s a good idea to have a backup power source for your home. There are various types of backup power systems on the market, but each of them serves the same primary purpose: keeping your […]

VDOT prepping for upcoming winter storm – WVIR
17 Jan
4:52

VDOT prepping for upcoming winter storm – WVIR

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – The Virginia Department of Transportation is getting ready for the possibility of a winter storm this weekend, and it wants people to be prepared ahead of time. “Now we are assessing supplies that we have,” VDOT Spokesperson Lou Hatter said. “We’re reloading fuel, sand, salt, even […]