TAG: Power saver

Doorless Refrigerator


Refrigerators are one of the best inventions of all time. Ever since their creation, refrigerators have found their vital place in both the rich and middle-class homes to preserve food and to provide cooled food. The basic principle of cooling the box has never changed but the body, colour and structure are the factors which differentiate modern refrigerators from the older ones. A Massey University (in New Zealand) third year undergraduate student, Ben de la Roche, has come up with the idea of a new refrigeration “wall” which has absolutely no door and displays all the food so that you… read more

Electric Shock

Energy saving solutions

You don’t realize how much you appreciate something until it’s gone. On a cold winter night in 2002 I was about to learn the hard lesson. The night of Dec. 4, a terrible ice storm hit my city, putting a thick coating over everything and a layer of frozen fear over the people. Seven trees in my yard snapped under the heavy weight of ice, and my house, and most of the city, was plunged into darkness. No lights and no heat for one week. The first night, it was fun…almost like camping. Then, after days of eating out, using… read more