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Category Archives: Long term service agreements

Legendary investor Jim Rogers: Western civilization is going to collapse

Mr. Rogers’ wisdom: Do not invest in what you want. It’s better to invest in what’s happening in the world. If you use the WAZE app while driving as I do, you get advance warning of hazards ahead of you thereby providing time to take alternative action – object on road, pothole ahead, traffic at […]

Dr. Malow’s Hammer vs. The Scientific Method

Fewer than 1 percent of papers published in scientific journals follow the scientific method, according to research by Wharton School professor and forecasting expert J. Scott Armstrong. Professor Armstrong, who co-founded the peer-reviewed Journal of Forecasting in 1982 and the International Journal of Forecasting in 1985, made the claim in a presentation about what he […]

Freedom from the Myths of Anthropogenic Global Warming & Climate Change

Genuine science based on the geologic record trumps pseudo-science based on political suppositions. According to an article in ScienceMag.org titled Variations in the Earth’s Orbit: Pacemaker of the Ice Ages: “It is concluded that changes in the earth’s orbital geometry are the fundamental cause of the succession of Quaternary ice ages. A model of future […]

Choosing a Solution: Hammer & Nail or Engineering Approach?

Our scientific approach minimizes or eliminates the trial-and-error approach of “experience”. If you have money enough for a do-over, the hammer-and-nail approach will suit you. However, there is an option.

Metrics Separate Energy Savings Facts from Energy Savings Fiction

Innumerable sales people promote this or that energy-saving proposition for your building. How do you separate fact from fiction? It really isn’t that complicated.

Theft By Customer – You Didn’t Know?

Mr. Customer, you don’t want me to steal from you. Surely, you don’t want to steal from me, either.