Saving CO2 on a Cross Country EV Journey

Dear reader, if you’re here you’re already interested in electric vehicles (EVs). Perhaps you already own one, or perhaps you’re just curious, but like so many of us you’re trying to figure out if they and the infrastructure they need are actually ready for anyone to use and take over from the internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicle that has dominated for nearly 100 years. I’m wondering the same thing. This summer I went on a cross-Canada journey with my family, in part, to find out.

Have Trailer, will cover.

This is a short post mostly to act as a resource for other owners of Stirling or Marathon brand trailers. These trailers are made by Westbrook Greenhouse Industries out of Ontario, Canada and can be found at Canadian Tire, Rona, Home Hardware and Home Depot under either the Stirling or Marathon names. I have the …

Port Alberni Needs Both a Path and a Pool

Dear Editor, (submitted Oct 20, 2021) Letter writers are correct when they say Port Alberni would benefit greatly from a new pool and community centre. Letters writers are also correct when they say the same about new pathways like the Connect the Quays project.  There hasn’t been a new pool built in Port Alberni for …