Category Archives: New Energy Tech

What is the SMART GRID?

The benefits associated with the Smart Grid include: More efficient transmission of electricity Quicker restoration of electricity after power disturbances Reduced operations and management costs for utilities, and ultimately lower power costs for consumers Reduced peak demand, which will also … Continue reading

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Using Greywater to Save Potable Water

Just because residential water is cheap and plentiful here in upstate New York is no reason to waste it, and the average household does plenty of wasting: A single flush consumes three to seven gallons of water. Inefficient toilets and … Continue reading

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Energy Saving, Fade Resistant, Exterior Paint

                (1000 hrs = 2-3 yrs) JouleFool was searching for an exterior paint with a high Solar Reflective Index when we stumbled upon Texcote: On a hot day, the sun can beat down … Continue reading

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Harvesting Static Electricity from the Atmosphere

Sefe, Inc. Engineering a Brighter Tomorrow!

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EcoDog Home Monitoring – An Energy Geek’s Dream

Unique Energy Watchdog Features: Real-Time Monitoring – Shows real-time usageĀ  with excellent accuracy and circuit-by-circuit detail. GridSmart (TM) Messaging – personalized system status updates and energy-saving advice based on individual use onscreen and with user-defined e-mail or SMSĀ  notifications. Security … Continue reading

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Energy Tech Spotlight: Greenlet Technologies

We cannot wait to get our hands on one of these “consumer kits!” – Greenlet kit for Consumers: A small kit is sent by mail to customers for quick and easy self-installation. Consumers connect each Greenlet unit to an appliance, … Continue reading

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If every 60-watt bulb was replaced with

If every 60-watt bulb was replaced with the 10-watt LED L Prize winner, savings would be 35 terawatt-hours or $3.9 billion in one year! http://ow.ly/cG2h2

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