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Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance Today, 12:00 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By John Mercier
That is about right for me on flat fairly...

That is about right for me on flat fairly straight driving.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance Yesterday, 10:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By John Mercier
Without doing any math... I am guessing you are...

Without doing any math... I am guessing you are probably correct.

The Accent is fairly aerodynamic, but due to engine size... etc, it seems to get the best mileage when the ECO option is activated...
Forum: Automotive Yesterday, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 298
Posted By John Mercier
Salin... You may need to check the owner's...

Salin...
You may need to check the owner's manual.

My Accent resets with every fill up.
It will change my average fuel economy up/down about every 1/4 mile or so.
That number moves very fast...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 04:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,940
Posted By John Mercier
It can be done without politics... The...

It can be done without politics...
The politics never work in the favor of those that want to include politics; and that is what doesn't work out.

The electric markets are largely capitalistic...
Forum: General Discussion 10-02-2022, 09:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,940
Posted By John Mercier
You could put the ''exchange'' in the...

You could put the ''exchange'' in the ''marketplace'' forum. Just list what you would be looking for in exchange for what you are offering.

But it really isn't a debate on energy.
The facts...
Forum: General Discussion 10-02-2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,940
Posted By John Mercier
Yes. ''Let's keep it about energy'' to me means...

Yes. ''Let's keep it about energy'' to me means ''Let's keep it about energy''.

Is it some secret code words for not being about energy?
Forum: General Discussion 10-02-2022, 06:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,940
Posted By John Mercier
OP... First Post in the Thread... ''Let's keep it...

OP... First Post in the Thread... ''Let's keep it about energy''

Your last post... ''Bringing that discussion here where energy is not the subject is the problem''

Not sure how those two things...
Forum: General Discussion 10-02-2022, 04:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,940
Posted By John Mercier
Ditto? What is wrong with the facts that I...

Ditto?
What is wrong with the facts that I produced?

Is the New England grid not mostly natural gas generation with nuclear being the number two?
Are we not shipping more natural gas to Europe...
Forum: Automotive 10-02-2022, 04:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 964
Posted By John Mercier
It will be a while before I replace this one. ...

It will be a while before I replace this one.
2016 with less than 53,000 miles that I have owned from day one.
It will be most likely replaced with a new Accent or Elantra based on what is in...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-02-2022, 04:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By John Mercier
Yes. The electric vehicle will use a mixture of...

Yes. The electric vehicle will use a mixture of largely nuclear and natural gas instead of gasoline to power it. It may even use a local solar array.

But less energy is really a matter of driving...
Forum: General Discussion 10-02-2022, 02:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,940
Posted By John Mercier
It isn't a political discussion. Natural Gas,...

It isn't a political discussion. Natural Gas, which is the primary source of electricity for the New England grid is being shipped to Europe because they are paying multiples of what we are willing...
Forum: General Discussion 10-02-2022, 06:10 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,599
Posted By John Mercier
Sadly, some lives were lost. These people lost...

Sadly, some lives were lost. These people lost the only thing of any real value.
Everything else can be rebuilt but will take some time.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-02-2022, 02:09 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
That would be personal behavior... anyone can go...

That would be personal behavior... anyone can go off grid.
If you are talking nationally... the US is ENERGY INDEPENDENT.
We ship more LNG and petroleum distillates overseas than we have any other...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-02-2022, 01:55 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
We had 13M b/d of refining capacity in 2016. We...

We had 13M b/d of refining capacity in 2016. We had 12M b/d of refining capacity in 2020. The policy to expand without limits LNG sales offshore was enacted in 2018 - that is what effects the cost of...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-02-2022, 01:51 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
Actually in an I-bond, that doesn't happen. ...

Actually in an I-bond, that doesn't happen.

Since the investors are free to divest, the mechanism still works on compensation. After all, it is their ROI that is reduced with each dollar spent on...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-01-2022, 11:47 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
No. You can't. Once the bond is purchased it...

No. You can't.
Once the bond is purchased it will pay the dividend for the life of the bond.

You lose with a ''trading strategy''. You pay the manager for the trading strategy. Sort of like the...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-01-2022, 10:55 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
You can't lose with a bond. And as I...

You can't lose with a bond.

And as I stated... the CEO pay is not tied to rates.
The CEO pay is directly paid from the return that the investors would get.
The more they choose to pay the...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-01-2022, 10:03 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
Why? My bond fund manager takes a percentage of...

Why?
My bond fund manager takes a percentage of my return and isn't subject to me considering him a ''public'' employee.

I have the option to divest... so the investors at Eversource feel that...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 10-01-2022, 12:05 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
Stopping Northern Pass made you more dependent on...

Stopping Northern Pass made you more dependent on the price of natural gas.

That would be a market line... and not a government required upgrade that could be recouped by transmission rates.
...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-30-2022, 10:15 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
The system would quickly detect no load and...

The system would quickly detect no load and trigger a response as if your power had gone out.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-30-2022, 10:11 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
They don't set rates. That would be the PUC;...

They don't set rates. That would be the PUC; based on investment and government required operating costs.

If they could set rates, free of that authority, they would be much higher.
The money...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-30-2022, 02:11 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,414
Posted By John Mercier
It doesn't work that way. Eversource is...

It doesn't work that way.

Eversource is guaranteed a return on investment.
They no longer generate electricity.

So they get paid for billing, and a guaranteed return on investment for...
Forum: General Discussion 09-28-2022, 09:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,599
Posted By John Mercier
Well, hopefully the death and serious injury toll...

Well, hopefully the death and serious injury toll will be low...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-27-2022, 10:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,960
Posted By John Mercier
DeWalt builds one with a 20" bar for the...

DeWalt builds one with a 20" bar for the Flexvolt.
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-27-2022, 08:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,108
Posted By John Mercier
It isn't an agree/disagree issue. It is a fact...

It isn't an agree/disagree issue.
It is a fact of basic science.
It is the underlying reason that composite decking was designed.

Also the pressure wash strips the top cellulose layer away to...
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