Let there be light

As I sat in the dark, lit only by a flickering candle, listening to our PMs ‘state of the nation’ speech, two things came to mind. One that I was so badly wrong that the power cut would be over in time for the start of the speech. No way, I thought, that the power company would deprive us of seeing our PM on TV! Wrong. More importantly though I heard the PM talk briefly of how the oil refinery was on hold (not cancelled, note). But he continued on the theme of ‘energy security’ by talking extensively of the forthcoming and exciting plans for geo-thermal electricity – exploring the potential for cheap power that could also be exported to the neighbouring islands. And contrasting the two options, it really is a no-brainer. The plans by the way are for a soon-to-start French-funded exploration into the potential, centred in nearby Wotton Waven. Given previous studies have shown there is potential, let’s get...

Ideal pies

After Spider Pies, my fave type of pie is the website traffic ‘referring sites’ pie(chart), and over on the Delphis blog I provide some fascinating (!) insights into this non-edible...

20.5

Outside, it’s 20.5C. That’s 68.9F. Now that might sound toasty to some, but it’s not for late-February in Dominica. We’re tropical, not temperate. And it’s not even raining. Someone turn the heat up please. —————-Listening to: Jeff Wayne – War Of The Worlds – Part 01via...

Back it up!

In which the Delphis Ltd blog suggests a good way to make sure your data is safe when the next natural disaster hits! Read more…