Proper E-Waste Disposal: Why it Matters

Proper E-Waste Disposal: Why it Matters

At some point, we all have to deal with e-waste…and the fact that it can’t be put in normal household trash. Why is proper disposal of e-waste so important, and how can you do it right? What is E-Waste? E-waste stands for electronic waste, and refers to...
How to Choose the Right Garage Lighting for Your Needs

How to Choose the Right Garage Lighting for Your Needs

Updating lighting is one of the simplest and most effective ways to transform any space. When it comes to your garage, there is a range of lighting options from which you can choose. However, the lighting needs in this space are different from those in the kitchen or...
New TV Buying Tips

New TV Buying Tips

TV has become a great deal in this day and era, and it could be your family’s best friend for years. Businesses also need TVs to help keep their customers, employees, and guests entertained and informed while on your business premises. There are essential...
Be Prepared For Any Electrical Emergency

Be Prepared For Any Electrical Emergency

Electrical fires at home account for about 51,000 fires each year, more than 500 deaths, nearly 1,400 injuries, and $1.3 billion in property damage. Not preparing for an electrical fire can cost you your property, business, valuables, or life. It behooves you to be...
Understanding Coal Power

Understanding Coal Power

Coal gets a bad rap. It seems like when someone talks about coal, visions of mining accidents, dirty air, and blackened miners comes to mind. Coal is bad, dirty, and out-dated. But is it? And how does it fit in with other energy sources available today? What is Coal?...
6 Ways to Protect Your Pets From Electrical Hazards

6 Ways to Protect Your Pets From Electrical Hazards

Electricity is among the biggest hazards in your home, particularly if you have pets. Just like the kids, pets don’t understand the threat posed by outlets, cables and electrical gadgets around the house. As pets are naturally curious, they may start to play or...
Edison Vs. Tesla: The War of Currents

Edison Vs. Tesla: The War of Currents

Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla were two innovators who became entangled in a war of currents in the late 1800s. Their race to develop an electrical system that would power the world centered around direct-current (DC) and alternating-current (AC).  Described as...
Geothermal Energy: Power from Underground

Geothermal Energy: Power from Underground

We have used geothermal energy for over 10,000 years, dating back to when ancient humans cooked and bathed in hot springs. It was not until 1960 when the first geothermal power plant in the United States was established for electricity generation. Many decades down...