Tag Archives: battery

  • What Should I Do?

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    10 Ways to Make Fire Without Matches

    Updated videos on methods of creating fire
    by Jason Wiskerchen

    Thursday, April 28, 2016, 8:24 PM


    As we look at preparing for uncertain times, we seek to have the resources on hand to weather the storm and be more resilient in our daily lives.  We store water and put food away for shortages or emergency situations.  We make sure we can communicate with family, friends, and loved ones.  We are all working on building resilience our own ways and learning from each other. 

    Knowledge and skills acquisition is a topic that resonates greatly with the Peak Prosperity community. In this article we will explore a critical skill to learn and practice that can help you in really tough times or emergency situations – the skill of making fire.

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  • Deal of the Week
    Solar Joos Orange Portable Solar Battery & Charger

    Solar Joos Orange Portable Solar Battery & Charger

    Special bonus with every order
    by Jason Wiskerchen

    Monday, May 26, 2014, 5:52 PM


    Special Bonus for PeakProsperity.com Readers

    We are pleased to announce that PrepareDirect is offering PeakProsperity.com members a special bonus with each Solar Joos Orange Portable Solar Battery & Charger ordered – A bonus reflector kit – a $24.95 value. This reflector can improve charge times up to 40%! The perfect add-on to this simple solar charger system.

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  • Blog

    Combating Peak Oil with Wind and Smarter Electric Power

    by Adam Taggart

    Saturday, January 8, 2011, 8:07 PM


    We spend a lot of time on this site discussing the risks posed by Peak Oil. It’s important to us that you understand the magnitude of our national/global predicament and take appropriate preparations.

    But in addition to tracking the gathering stormclouds (of which there are many), our info scouting efforts also look for developments with potential to change the situation positively.

    In the podcast below, Chris and Willett Kempton explore the potential of wind power to reduce the energy pinch threat posed by depleting fossil fuels. Dr. Kempton is an electrical engineering professor at the University of Delaware and director of the Center for Carbon-Free Power Integration. Turns out, while still early in the game, there’s action going on in wind and electricity-management that offers real promise.

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    Daily Digest – August 18

    by Davos

    Tuesday, August 18, 2009, 2:40 PM

    • Two Beers With Steve – Unsustainable Trends Eventually End with Nathan Martin
    • True Green Shoots: New battery could change world, one house at a time (H/T JoeManC)
    • Zimbabwe Bus Fare is 3 Trillion Dollars
    • Bond Guru Bill Gross Living Large in California (Video on page)
    • Anemic Foreign Bond Sales: Foreigners’ Cumulative 12-Month Net Purchases-Sales of U.S. Assets (Chart)
    • Americans Had to Work from January 1 to August 12 This Year Just to Cover Cost of Government (Repost, H/T DrKurbyLuv)
    • China to Buy $2 Billion Worth of US Mortgages (H/T PineCarr)
    • Why “Normal” WILL NOT Return (Video, Repost)
    • “Denial ain’t just a river in Egypt” – Mark Twain
    • Barney Frank Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee (Video)
    • Faber Video: Big Crisis Ahead
    • WSJ: Loss Rates for FDIC higher than during S&L Crisis
    • Labor Day to Halloween Fright Show
    • “Self-Preservation” Bodes Ill for U.S. Economy

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