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Intercom Systems For Your Business: Hire A Licensed Electrician

Intercom Systems For Your Business: Hire A Licensed Electrician If you are looking for the added security of an intercom system for your business, apartment building, assisted living center, or even your home, it’s time to contact a licensed electrician. If you are located in the Philadelphia area, or surrounding suburbs of Collegeville, Limerick, Royersford,…Continue Reading

Electricity Conducted Without Heat Discovered With Vanadium Dioxide

Electricity Conducted Without Heat Discovered With Vanadium Dioxide A type of material that is said to be a good conductor of electricity is also a good conductor of heat. That is what the Wiedemann–Franz law states. But researchers have discovered a new property in one type of metal that defies this law. Scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory…Continue Reading

Standard Incandescent Bulbs Now Banned For 3-Way Lamps and Globe-Shaped Bulbs

Standard Incandescent Bulbs Now Banned For 3-Way Lamps and Globe-Shaped Bulbs On the last day of President Barack Obama’s U.S. presidency (January 19th 2017), the Energy Department under his administration outlawed additional types of standard incandescent bulbs. The law signed by Congress in 2007 banning most of your standard incandescent bulbs from production had a few…Continue Reading

Cable Outlet Installation: You Need An Electrician For That

Cable Outlet Installation: You Need An Electrician For That If your new home has never had cable hooked up before, it’s time to first call a licensed electrician. Cable providers such as Xfinity (f.k.a Comcast) don’t typically install cable outlets. Simply put: these cable providers will not run the coax wiring inside the walls of your…Continue Reading

Luci Lights: Bringing Light to Developing Countries and Outdoor Enthusiasts

Luci Lights: Bringing Light to Developing Countries and Outdoor Enthusiasts According to worldenergyoutlook.org, an estimated 1.2 billion people worldwide have no access to electricity. That’s a lot of people. Of those, 95% of them live in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. Electricity impacts how we learn, work, clean, cook, heat and cool our homes, provide medical…Continue Reading

Las Vegas Is The Largest US City Running On 100% Renewable Energy

Las Vegas Is The Largest US City Running On 100% Renewable Energy In today’s day and age, renewable energy has been on the rise, specifically for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. It is also on the rise so that we as people of the world aren’t as dependent on nonrenewable resources, like oil and…Continue Reading

LED Foil: A Solution for Water Purification Needed in Remote Areas

LED Foil: A Solution for Water Purification Needed in Remote Areas Researchers from Ohio University developed a portable water purification solution with the use of LED technology. Yes, you heard right. LEDs to purify water for clean, safe drinking could impact people living in remote areas of third world countries where clean drinking water is…Continue Reading

LED Christmas Lights: Their Advantages For Smarter Decorating

LED Christmas Lights: Their Advantages For Smarter Decorating It’s that time of year again when those of us celebrating Christmas pull out the old bin in the crawl space full of holiday decorations and Christmas lights. Few people just throw up their old string lights they have used for years and years dating all the…Continue Reading

History of Christmas Tree Lights: Who Invented Them?

History of Christmas Tree Lights: Who Invented Them? It’s that time of year again! The month in which many people around the world celebrate the birth of Jesus by coming together with family and friends, enjoying Christmas songs and carolers, and shopping for gifts for their loved ones. Let’s not forget the tradition of chopping down and…Continue Reading