The True Lifespan Of EV Batteries Will Surprise You | Random Thursday

From Joe Scott. EV batteries are expensive, and some would say wasteful. But there are second life applications for EV batteries that could keep them useful for a surprisingly long time. Here are the studies on second-life solutions: https://energycenter.org/program/secondary-use-applications-plug-ev-lithium-ion-batteries PV Firming – short-term working with PV https://energycenter.org/sites/default/files/docs/nav/programs/second-life/PV-Firming-Report_04-07-2015.pdf Demand Charge Management https://energycenter.org/sites/default/files/docs/nav/programs/second-life/Long-Term-Test-Report_DCM_CH3-CH4_Final_08-18-2015.pdf Regulation Energy Management https://energycenter.org/sites/default/files/docs/nav/programs/second-life/Long-Term-Test-Report_PREM_CH1_Final_04-15-2015.pdf…

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From Joe Scott. A message for an audience 200 years in the future. Support me on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/answerswithjoe Get cool nerdy t-shirts at http://www.answerswithjoe.com/shirts Interested in getting a Tesla? Use my referral link and get discounts and perks: https://ts.la/joe74700 Become a channel member and get access to exclusive livestreams and content here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-2YHgc363EdcusLIBbgxzg/join Follow me…

Are Repressed Memories Real? | Random Thursday

From Joe Scott. Repressed memories are a subject of intense debate in the academic, therapeutic, and legal fields as people have been charged for crimes based on a mental phenomenon that some believe does not exist. A repressed memory is a memory of a traumatic event that your mind purposefully forgets in order to protect…