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Emmett Romine
Michigan
General Manager at DTE Energy, Energy Enthusiast
Interests: running, biking, renewable energy, energy efficiency, electric vehicles, first generation camaro
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Recently, I presented at a meeting of marketing professionals and as I was preparing for the presentation, I came to the realization that homes don't have the operations and maintenance manuals that so many other things that we by do. Possibly because it is way too complex, but then, I... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2011 at No Entropy
I have been reflecting on the concept of Entropy and trying uncover some of the comparables that exist between the physical realm and the economic. When I think of the concept of entropy, I think of waste, non-value added work, financial loss, disorganization, scrambled communication, disarray....you get the picture. But... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2011 at No Entropy
Energy efficiency is the space in which I work these days. When I was presented with the opportunity a few years ago, the first thought that came to mind is "Why would I want to be involved in anything that cannibalizes our business?" Jeffrey Phillips, in Raleigh, North Carolina articulates... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2011 at No Entropy
I've been following the electric car industry updates and the concept is appealing to me for a number of reasons, but primarily, it's about saving money. Another model in a completely different forum is the Bloom Energy fuel cell and their new financing model. Lock your 100KW facility into a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2011 at No Entropy
Here is a good map to watch. Now that you have considered purchasing an electric vehicle, you are salivating on being an early early adopter and the chance to save a lot of money on your commute. The question is "Can I charge this thing if I go out and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2011 at No Entropy
Enough about nuclear fusion for now, we have more pressing energy issues to consider. Over the holidays, I read some stories that predict gasoline will be $5 per gallon in just a year or so. Pretty scary stuff when you think about it. Consider how much you spend commuting every... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2011 at No Entropy
OK, so a strange coincidence occurred. Two days ago, I ran across a paper I wrote in high school on the topic. Last night, my wife and I surfing Comcast decided to watch Wall Street II. Little did I know that the topic of nuclear fusion was a key theme... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2010 at No Entropy
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Dec 29, 2010
Ok, this is the first post on NO ENTROPY, a site I will put some interesting thoughts on that I am hoping will get some reaction, commentary, opinions on energy. So I have been reflecting recently why my passion is around energy and the industry (besides the fact that its... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2010 at No Entropy
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Dec 29, 2010