You may have heard of the terms grid-tied (on-grid) and off-grid solar systems when it comes to solar panels. When choosing a solar system for homes, these are two valuable concepts to understand. You will have to choose which one to mount on your rooftop, depending on your location, power requirements, and grid availability. The…Read More On-Grid Solar System Vs. Off-Grid Solar System: What’s Different?
Infographic Source: http://www.kleenandfresh.co.uk/ There has never been a better time to help the environment, and you can begin at home! This colourful infographic shows how the small changes we make at home can have a big impact on the environment. So whether you are new to the ‘green’ movement or already doing your part, these…Read More 5 Things You Can Do To Help Save The Environment
What comes to your mind when you hear the words – Quantum Physics? Tiny particles, electrons, and strange phenomena? Well, you wouldn’t be far from the truth. However, the term Quantum Physics encompasses a whole lot more than what you’ve heard about it. This branch of physics has attracted the brightest minds of the past…Read More Map of Quantum Physics
We have all heard that music influences plant growth in a positive way. It’s not just any urban legend that plants really hear sounds. Several experts have carried out various studies to learn about the effects of music on plant growth. JC Bose, an Indian botanist in the year 1962 conducted several experiments and proved…Read More How Does Music Influence Plant Growth?
Powering our homes is of course an essential part of living our lives. We all need the right amount of energy to allow us to stay warm and utilise our various household appliances. Energy comes in many different forms, however, with numerous options available for providing the power the world needs, facilitated via much sought…Read More How Much of Each Energy Source Does It Take to Power Your Home
According to World Health Organization (WHO), India accounts for nearly 80 percent deaths in South East Asia due to indoor air pollution. It’s primarily because of the use of biomass fuels in the rural part for cooking and heating. In urban India, biomass fuel for cooking and heating is rarely used, however, the indoor pollutants…Read More Indoor Air Pollutants – The Silent Assassins
This infographic is about deaths happening due to air pollution in the world. Air pollution itself is a serious global issue and many environmentalist have already warned us about the effect it’s on the globe. It is currently the fourth-leading risk factor for deaths on our planet. Have a look at the infographic below and…Read More Death in the Air: Air Pollution Costs Money and Lives
It isn’t easy being green, but to ensure the best possible outcomes and targets for the production of greener energy are being met the world has to invest in technologies and innovations that will help save our precious planet. The infographic takes a look at the current situation, along with some of the things in…Read More Energy Outlook 2040
The sun powers spacecraft to Earth orbit, Mars and beyond. Here’s how NASA’s Juno mission to Jupiter became the most distant solar-powered explorer and influenced the future of space exploration powered by the sun. [via]Read More Solar Power Explorers
This infographic outlines how a dependence on fossil fuels is putting the long term future of our planet in jeopardy. It overviews the problems and impacts associated in the production and distribution of non-renewable energy sources and highlights how the alternative of renewable energies can meet our requirements. Renewable energy sources are proven to be…Read More Non-Renewable Energy – How Short-termism is Killing our Planet