Pedal Power! http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Blog of almost daily workouts on the PPPM - Pedal Powered Prime Mover - to generate electricity for use in my home office. en-us Copyright 2007, The WEBworks David Butcher: Pedal Powered Prime Mover http://www.got.net/~davidbu/davidbu/avatar.gif http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen.html David Pedaling the PPPM Today, Thu Aug 25, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Brisk early morning ride. I charges my Roomba, eGo electric moped, portable power station, iPhone and tablet, and powered my laptop. Powered by Me rubber stamp at TechShop this weekend! Today, Wed Aug 24, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Pedaling hard to charge all my devices. More vacuuming with the Roomba this weekend. Feels great to see MY energy making it go! Today, Tue Aug 23, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice fast ride on a cool evening. Smoke in the air from the wildfires. I charged my portable power stations, Roomba, iPhone and tablet, and all my other small battery powered devices. Today, Mon Aug 22, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Wow, Monday went by fast. Time to charge everything up! From iPhone, to eGo electric moped, and from NiMH batteries to portable power stations, everything is powered by me. Today, Sun Aug 21, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fasbulous weekend. Life in paradise. I'm doing what I can to keep it that way by generating my own electricity. I charged my Roomba, portable power station, iPhoen and tablet, and movie camera. Even the batteries in my cordless mouse are charged by me! Today, Sat Aug 20, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Ready for a fabulous ride - I'll charge the Roomba after it vacuumed my dining room and hall! While it's charging, I'll also power my laptop and charge all my personal electronics. Everything is Powered By Me! Today, Fri Aug 19, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Huge melting in the Arctic, and huge wildfires in Californis. Signs of warming everywhere. Time to charge my Roomba, movie camera, eGo electric okprd, iPhone and tablet with power form me. Today, Thu Aug 18, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice evening for a powerful ride. Except for the smoke from all the California wwildfires, caused by drought, componded by the warmest global temperatures in millenia, caused by guess who - you and me. I'm trying to minimize my impact by generating my own power. You could too! Today, Tue Aug 16, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Vigorous ride after a super long workday. I charged my Roomba, eGo electric moped, iPhohe, portable powerstations, and tablet. I also powered my laptop as I read about July breaking all prevous temperature records. Today, Mon Aug 15, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Back in the saddle - studying for work while I power pu laptop and charge al lmy little battery powered devices. Today, Sun Aug 14, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I missed a day - not feeling 100%. I'm almost back to normal, and all I need is a ride. I have some new devices to charge too: A bluetooth headset and a Patriot Fuel power source. I'll also power my laptop and charge my phone, tablet, portable power stations and eGo electric moped. Today, Fri Aug 12, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Last ride of the week. Charging my eGo electric moped, portable power stations, and all mu mobile devices. I even powered my laptop for the entire ride! Today, Thu Aug 11, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice evening ride with meteors flashing everywhere. I'm making my own energy and charging all my battery powered devices. Today, Wed Aug 10, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice cool evening. I'm riding away workdays stress and lunchtime calories. In return I am powering my laptop, charging my mobile devices, and charging up my portable power stations. Today, Tue Aug 09, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Powering my laptop and reading news with spritzlet. I also charged my two portable power stations and eGo electric moped. Today, Mon Aug 08, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice smooth ride charging my two portable power stations and my Roomba. I also powered my laptop and looked over world news. Everything seems to be getting crazier by the minute. Today, Sun Aug 07, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Starting the week with a solid 110.5 Watt-hours. I'm charging TWO portable power station, powering maptop, and recharging all my small battery powered devices. Meanwhile, all the forests in the California Sierras are dying. Today, Sat Aug 06, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Tonight I am charging a second portable power station that I just updated with a new battery. I'm also charging the Roomba, eGo electric moped, iPhone, tablet, mobile phone, movie camera and even more besides that. All powered by me. Today, Fri Aug 05, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I powered my laptop and daydreamed about riding around Catalina Island. I also charged my iPhone, eGo electric moped, portable power station, and Roomba! Today, Thu Aug 04, 2016 I Generated 110.6 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Beautiful evening. Just after dark I'll ride my pedal generator and charge all my pedal powered devices. Less power from the grid, amd more from me! Today, Wed Aug 03, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html What a week. Work is killing me but riding the pedal generator is keeping me sane. I'm charging my eGo electric moped, portable power station, all my portable electronics, and powering my laptop for the entire ride. Today, Tue Aug 02, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice brisk pedal to power my laptop while I read about 2015 global warming records being set, Trump demonstrating his diplomatic talents (he has none), and the dangers of extracting all of the remaining hydrocarbons currently in the ground. Today, Mon Aug 01, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Full ride on a beautiful evening. I powered my laptop for the entire ride, and used spritzlet to read news. I also charged all my battery powered devices and the LEDs lighting the area - all powered by me. Today, Sun Jul 31, 2016 I Generated 55.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Too much late night overflow work for a full ride. I still managed to charge my iPhone, tablet, and portable power station. I also powered my laptop during the ride. Today, Sat Jul 30, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html The world is changing. I don't think we can imagine what it will be like in 10 more years. I hope I'm still pedaling, as I have pedaled for the past 10. Time to go ride and power my life. Today, Fri Jul 29, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html The world is sweltering, and I am riding. I'm keeping my riding laptop off the grid, and powering all my small battery-powered devices with my own energy. Today, Thu Jul 28, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Late night, hot evening ride. I'm charging all my devices and powering my laptop. I;m also charging my eGo electric moped, portable power station, and topping off my battery bank. Today, Wed Jul 27, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Hot day. Air conditioners running everywhere. In california, a lot of that power comes from solar http://www.caiso.com/Pages/TodaysOutlook.aspx Today, Mon Jul 25, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Off the races - busy Monday and an even busier week planned. July is ending with a bang. I'm pedaling hard to keep all my devices charged, and it feels great. Too bad our cars, cement and coal plants are heating up the entire world. Wow. Today, Sun Jul 24, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html My site is still down thanks to ATDESCRIPTIONT's mistake. but I am still riding and generating power! Today, Sat Jul 23, 2016 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Late evening ride after a long hot day. I powered my laptop and charged my Roomba. I also charged mu iPhone, tablet, and movie cmaera.