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by Mudsprings  Yesterday

I never went to a university even though I worked at Azusa Pacific University in Maintenance and Grounds. I love your avatar. My avatar is of me and my wife the day we had our first date on Balboa Island.

by Dellospidale  Yesterday

pumped the Holf Grail article, too. Good science has got to work.

by Dellospidale  Yesterday

good comment, I see too many especially in Florida--Maybe time for that fellow to slow down...and not drive?

by Mudsprings  Yesterday

I only pump friends and the three guys on the front page are my friends.

by BayleeBuggy  Yesterday

Hey good post about the colder less-populated states in the US using more energy. In fact, it makes so much sense that there's no point in my posting anything at all! Too bad most people won't read it, just do their usual mindless conditioned responses. Cheers!

by FranklinON  Jul 24, 2014

Already have snow tires on winter rims, but thanks. All-seasons don't cut it around here. Not all cars handle the same, even with snow tires - for example, some have more responsive steering, others have a high profile which catches cross-winds. Anyway, I appreciate your sharing your experiences with the Prius. Thanks again! Safe travels; cheers.

by FranklinON  Jul 23, 2014

Interesting. I will make a point of renting one for a couple of days, before considering buying. I do a lot of highway driving, so it would have to work well for that. How does it handle in snow?

by FranklinON  Jul 17, 2014

Very helpful comments; thanks. I'll see if I can borrow or rent one first. I drive a Honda Fit so am used to small cars, and the mileage is certainly the biggest draw. All good to know; thanks again.

by FranklinON  Jul 17, 2014

Thanks for your inspiring post. I've been thinking about a Prius for my next car (although hopefully the current one will hold out for a while yet). How do you like it overall?

by drpepperTX  Jul 10, 2014

You also asked, 5KW systems for $25-$30,000??? In what universe???? That would be the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Whose key findings found that a standard 5 kW residential system costs about $25,000-$30,000

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