Advances in battery technology have enabled garden tools to cut the cord. I'm a big fan of electric things powered by renewable energy sources, so I decided it was time to look at garden equipment with two key questions to answer;
- Do battery garden tools eliminate the mobility advantage of fuel based tools?
- Do battery garden tools perform at the same level as their fuel counterparts?
The world runs on energy we make by burning stuff. Renewable energy is viable, but has to be matched with storage to change the game. Policy makers need to allow market forces to take us beyond fossil fuels and not allow entrenched interests to hold us back in a doomed model.Read More