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an unexpected day

The alarm clock went off at 5.07 this morning and I asked myself “Am I mad or just mad?” Heading to Cavan for a 6.45 meeting was not my idea of a “fun day” To attend a meeting to tell people that our … Continue reading

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…to the burning question?

Scared by the rising cost of home heating oil? You are not alone. More and more people are becoming concerned about the cost of heating their homes. And no wonder. The chart shows how the cost of heating oil has … Continue reading

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enough… about me

There is some debate whether the old adage ‘Ne’er cast a clout till May be out’  refers to the end of May or the blooming of the hawthorn “May” blossom. Since neither have arrived yet, I wrap up well, and sit … Continue reading

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a warm home

Why use Insulation? The first statement of the 2nd law of thermodynamics – heat flows spontaneously from a hot to a cold body          In winter, the colder it is outside, the faster heat from your home will escape into the … Continue reading

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the stranger with the briefcase…the expert!

Are you a sitting target waiting for the suit with the briefcase? Will unfamiliar terminology blind, bedazzle and intimidate? Terms such as: Climate change Fossil fuels Carbon tax Energy efficiency Renewable technology U Value Biomass Solar Photovoltaic Etc. etc. etc. … Continue reading

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Hello to all, my first post on my new blog!

Hello to all, my first post on my new blog! Not normally stuck for anything to say, I find myself just like the page…blank! The picture is how I see myself living in the future. a long tree-lined driveway with some land on either side, … Continue reading

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