The ASHRAE Level 1 Energy Audit is the basis for any energy efficiency exercise which one attempts to carry out in a commercial building. This is an important step in understanding which areas offer maximum scope for energy savings.
Galaxy S 3 users have been patiently waiting for some of Galaxy S 4 features to figure on their handsets. The wait for Android 4.2.2 is expected to end soon. There are many new features that would please the Galaxy S 3 users once they have the Android 4.2.2 up and running on their handsets.
Android Phones offers many features which can be used to make one’s life simpler. But at the same time there are many a features in Android phone which appears quite attractive but may not be very useful to you. Encrypting Android Phone is one such feature. First of all let me first explain what actually encrypting android phone means. All of your data – including application data, downloaded files, and everything else – on your phone or tablet can be encrypted. This feature has been made available in Android Gingerbread 2.3.4 and newer versions of Android.
Energy Storage devices have gained lots of importance. Batteries along with solar arrays and inverters have become crucial components in renewable energy segment. Even smart grids need them to stabilize the sudden load variations. Battery sizing for meeting requirement of a renewable energy driven system has always been a challenge.
Renewable energy relies heavily on energy storage devices like batteries to have uninterrupted power supplies during non sunny days and nights. The role of batteries is also very crucial in the coming era of smart grids. While production cost of solar energy has sharply come down in last two years due to fall in the prices of solar cells but the decline in the prices of batteries have not matched the falling levels.
Getting edgy on seeing this. I say you must be. Extending hard disk drive life is certainly a major concern nowadays. Have you ever faced hard disk drive failures when your tonnes of data is just there in front of your eyes and is just not there. Hard drive is lying in front of your eyes but you cant extract any data out of that. If you have not, then I would say you have been very lucky. Today with so much reliance of data in electronic forms, people would get crazy if they lose their data and have not taken any steps to back-up.
Every industry is going through an internal churning in the slowdown that the world is facing. While, the world is looking towards China and the other BRIC countries Brazil, Russia and India, the industry is also facing a new dilemma. It is a question which the industry is finding very difficult to address. The working professional who have put in 30-35 years of service in any industry were not too long ago were considered an asset. They used to be in demand in rival companies as well. In the poaching that used to be witnessed cutting across all industries barring the IT and ITES, these experienced professionals were very much in demand.
Winters bring to our mind some thoughts on checking insulation of our houses so that whatever heat we are generating in our living spaces is not getting wasted. Those who are staying in old houses would be facing this problem more as during the construction of old houses scant attention was paid to the issue of thermal sealing. In addition over the years the gaps might have got widened thus allowing heat to escape.