A week ago, after a few days of playing the online game Wordle, I wrote a blog post and coded a strategy for playing the game.

Unfortunately, almost immediately, my strategy showed its weaknesses!

So, I have adjusted my strategy over the week, and thought I’d write an updated post…

There’s a new game that made it onto internet, Wordle. Somewhat similar to Mastermind, your aim is to guess a five letter word. After each guess, you are told which letters you got right (highlighted green), which letters you got right albeit in the wrong places (highlighted yellow), and which…

For the last few years, I’ve written a post describing the books I’ve read in the previous year (see 2020, 2019, 2018). This serves to help me remember what I’ve read, and occasionally as inspiration to friends that might be looking for something to read.

2021 has been a bit…

This post offers some thoughts on why electricity prices in Great Britain are so high, with a few reflections about what should be done about it.

I signed up back in late 2018 with Octopus Energy’s Agile tariff, which reflects the half hourly wholesale prices. My reason for signing up…

Guy Lipman

Fascinated by what makes societies and markets work, especially in sustainable energy. http://guylipman.com. Views not necessarily reflect those of my employer.

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