skeptical of this because "shifting their energy usage to daytime hours, so they can use all those photons themselves instead of handing them off to the grid (where, alas, we often get ripped off by our utilities, who buy our electricity at a cheap rate and sell it back to use more dearly)." does not seem to understand the expenses of Having A Grid With Electricity Available, BUT....

wired.com/story/after-going-so

cyclical abundance is a weirdly natural thing to have associated with electricity. it's cool :)

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@maya yeah complaining "i don't get paid the same rate for my energy surplus as energy I need to buy" is kinda feeeeehhhhh since obvs wholesale price < retail price for a number of factors

But hey moving production and consumption to be colocated is a pretty solid net good

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Conventicle of the Lesser Occult Institute

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