OWN VOICE ~ InPerspective by Gregg Dieguez. I admit to feeling a little chuffed* at our Bay Area responsible behavior in the face of this Pandemic. We were on it early, on our game, eyes on the ball. Nationally, of course, a total disaster, but not HERE. Right? Well, sit up and pay attention. Not […]
OWN VOICE ~ InPerspective by Gregg Dieguez. More From Gregg Dieguez ~ “InPerspective” Mr. Dieguez is a semi-successful, semi-retired MIT entrepreneur who causes occasional controversy in the Coastside. He lives in Montara. He loves to respond to comments.
OWN VOICE ~ InPerspective by Gregg Diegez. Coming in the midst of a deadly and expensive Pandemic, the proposed water and sewer services rate increases by Montara Water and Sanitary District (MWSD) are generating significant rate payer opposition. In addition to my natural interest as a ratepayer, I have been asked by neighbors to look […]
OWN VOICE ~ InPerspective by Gregg Diegez. Attached charts show where we stand vs. select countries. We’re 9th worst in deaths/million among all countries, and that includes some small ones like Sweden, Netherlands, Ireland, Belgium. How embarrassing, sad, and deadly for what used to be the world leader in Pandemic response. We had every advantage: […]
OWN VOICE ~ InPerspective by Gregg Diegez. After one of our MIT Clean Tech seminars last year, I told several friends to expect EV batteries at $25/Kwh by 2025 – which would mean Electric Cars with 1,500 miles of range – for the same cost as my 300 mile range Chevy Bolt. [Of course, people […]
OWN VOICE ~ InPerspective by Gregg Diegez. The topic of Sweden has become another politically/ideologically polarizing one during the Pandemic. Some on the Left seem to hope that Sweden suffers catastrophic deaths to help justify the societal restrictions they favor here – to prioritize lives over finances. Some on the Right seem to hope Sweden […]
OWN VOICE, OWN WORDS. ~ Gregg Dieguez, Montara resident. My Lab is happy about SMC’s forthcoming easing of recreational restrictions, even though people still aren’t petting him. However, California as a whole is still heavily restricted. But California is among the best states in handling this, right? And the Bay Area was ahead of […]