Abstract A study of energy consumption and efficiency for Appalachian hardwood sawmills was conducted in the Appalachian region. Primary data were collected through a mail survey on sawmills in the region in 2010, while secondary data were obtained from site audits at 17 sawmills over the last 10 years in West Virginia. The results from […]
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Educational institutions play a crucial role in the overall physiological and psychological development of children. They impart moral values and teach social ethics and responsibilities to children and lay the foundation of a better future, in their student
Have you ever tried tearing your son’s attention away when he’s deep into Diego? Ever attempted to converse with your daughter when she’s transfixed by Tinker Bell? Nickelodeon and Disney know they’ve got a captive audience in today’s tots and tweens. And while we might wish our wee ones spent a little more time out […]
DOHA Qatar is committed to promoting energy efficiency and technology to harness renewable energy Renewable energy utilizes natural resources such as sunlight, wind, tides and geothermal heat, which are naturally replenished. Renewable energy technologies range from solar power, wind power, and hydroelectricity to biomass and biofuels for transportation.
Studies have shown that daylighting in schools leads to improved learning among students due to enhanced visibility, pleasant mood and positive behavior. Daylighting involves the use of solar energy to light up the inside of buildings during day hours. Despite the variable nature of natural sunlight, a suitably designed daylighting system can minimize the need […]
The Ministry of Energy has started a program in Ontario of home energy audit, with the purpose and initiative of energy conservation in Ontario. The Home Energy Audit Program is a 24 million dollars program that will last for four years and it will subsidize home energy audits all over Ontario. The funds will be […]
When you have a kitchen full of dishes, Energy Efficient Dishwashers really come in handy. Doing a few dishes by hand is fine, but why not let the dishwasher do the work when you have a whole dishwasher full. It saves time and gets you back to your family and friends. More Energy Efficient Than Hand […]