Electric Vehicle Thoughts

Among my soewhat vain efforts to keep up with modern technology and communications I find myself constantly frustrated by the seeming slow advances in transport. Intercontinental flights appear little better than when I first travelled from UK to South Africa over 40 years ago and my best motoring experience was definitely being given a spin… Continue reading Electric Vehicle Thoughts


South Africa Drought and Climate October 2017

The Western Cape water crisis continues unabated. The following graph indicates how this year’s rainfall (red line) is now trending well below that of 2016 (purple line), with 1994 (lowest feint blue line) being the only year where the plot approximates 2016 or 2017. This year’s line is now moving away from 1994’s cumulative rainfall… Continue reading South Africa Drought and Climate October 2017