Category Archives: Energy

Is nuclear energy a menace, or the future?


I have been meaning to write on this topic since the Japan tsunamis. Thanks WordPress! for posting this as a topic and giving me the much needed push to write on this. I was following the news on Japan’s condition … Continue reading

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60 Minutes – That’s All It Takes To Celebrate Earth Hour


It’s that time of the year again 🙂 Time to do the least we can to conserve and save our planet Earth. Just 60 minutes today. Switch off the power in your house, office, wherever you may be. We all … Continue reading

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Why Do We Spring Forward???


In the United States, we just sprang forward at 2:00am today (March 13, 2011). For some reason and please note that I blame the Daylight Savings Times for losing more than just 1 hour of sleep. I could not sleep … Continue reading

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Barefoot Grandmothers – Solar Engineers


Read this inspiring & innovative article on the CNN website a few days ago. Who would have thought that illiterate women can actually become solar engineers!? Sanjit Roy did! BTW, I checked out and Barefoot College website. It is astounding. … Continue reading

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No Cars In Perugia! The City Without Cars


I was on the Nat Geo website when I came across this article. I decided to post it here to inspire us all, how we can do our bit to conserve energy and reduce pollution.  My mum used to teach … Continue reading

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