New electricity in the Jura

I’ve just learnt about a highly innovative and exciting electricity generation project in the Jura.

One of the most famous historical wine producers in the Jura, Henri Maire, is experimenting in harvesting the electrical power of thunderstorm clouds.

However they have refused to answer any questions about this unique project so all I can do is share the only photo of this project, connecting a power line to their electricity supply.

Henri Maire electricity Jura

25 New Year’s Resolutions

 New Year’s Day now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual. Mark Twain

Here are a few of my challenges and tasks – let’s see how long I can keep these resolutions…

Castello Sforzesco, Milan

Do more excercise

East River and New York, USA

Use the stairs, not the lift

Hotel Lembeye, SW France

Start each day with a healthy breakfast

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