You like to save money, right? Buy less gas? Do less harm? Of course you do!
Well, here’s my favorite report from the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) on energy efficient transportation. Although written in 2005, it’s still relevant… and you may learn a few helpful tricks. Enjoy!
To read entire report click on the above photo!
If you’re interested in driving down your electric bill, Fafco Solar can help. Just give us a call at 239-574-1500.
In this article by David Roberts of Grist, solar panels are compared to cell phones… “Who would have believed 10 years ago that traditional wire line telephone customers could economically ‘cut the cord’?” The same could eventually happen with your connection to your utility.
As a supplier of distributed energy* to home owners and small businesses in SW Florida and the Tampa Bay area, and as one who strives to empower “the people”… this is music to my ears. Wanna dance?
On March 28, Earth Policy Institute released interesting Data Highlights confirming US gasoline consumption has been on the decline since 2007.
Some of the current trends supporting this:
A car fleet that is shrinking.
A general reduction in driving.
An improvement in fuel efficiency.
Times are changing. The younger generation is welcoming mass transit and car-sharing, and their time is spent cruising the Internet not the streets. The baby boomers are starting to retire and some are hanging up their keys.
Technology for vehicles is changing too! Fuel efficiency is improving. The day is already here where you can drive your car powered by the sun!