The desert sw is the hotspot for the algea biofuel route. Cheap land, the process can be done with bad water, tons of sunlight. No way it will ever be cheap as regular oil, but pretty cool that it doesn't take food out of any mouth like the corn ethanol does.
Deming is not that great a place to live, It's just small, so no nightlife. Great 4x4 roads right there. Land and a mobile home is cheap there. Too bad the big facility didn't get located a bit closer to Las Cruces. Some of the jobs are in the R&D lab in Las Cruces though.
THE LIPO RULES. NEVER ABOVE 4.3V NEVER BELOW 2.7V DON'T PUNCTURE
Ideal charging /discharging range for Lipo, 3.65v minimum 4.1v maximum
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