So the heat is climbing throughout most of the country and heat like cold is detrimental on most things. I stumbled across a nice article that quickly lays out some of the issues that causes problems in the power grid when it gets hot out. I have decided to permanently move the power series articles to the weekend. This should make it easier to push them out since the amount of time it takes to write one section.
Though it appears that if you’re in Texas, this can work to your advantage in the short term, go buy a side of beef. Expect the prices to go back up, if not climb higher due to the end effects of having to thin the herds.
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.