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2014-01-06 16:23:32

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As temperatures plummet to historic lows, Duke Energy is prepared to meet its customers' energy needs across the six states it serves. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) System operators are closely monitoring the electric transmission system and the company has an adequate supply of electricity to meet demand. The extremely low temperatures will put higher stress on the equipment used to generate and deliver...

Nest Protect WiFi Smoke Detector
2013-10-08 12:13:12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In their ongoing effort to take over the “unloved products” in the home, Tony Fadell’s Nest has just announced their new carbon monoxide and smoke detector, Nest Protect. Rumors began to circulate about this impending product last month following a report from All Things D. For $129, The Nest Protect will connect with Nest’s other product, the WiFi-compatible thermostat. When connected together on the same WiFi network and...

2013-09-30 23:36:20

NetworkThermostat announces the availability of the RP32H-IP and RP32H-WIFI Ethernet and Wi-Fi energy management solutions with integrated humidity sensing. These new programmable communicating thermostats (PCT) can now monitor and control humidification or dehumidification locally or over the internet from any PC, Mac, smart phone or tablet. Grapevine, Texas (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 NetworkThermostat, a leading communications-based thermostat manufacturer since 1995, announces the...

Nest To Bring New Tech Savvy Smoke Detector To Homes
2013-09-25 11:00:40

[ Watch the Video: Nest Aims To Make Your Home Safer With 'Smart' Smoke Detector ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Nest thermostats have been a popular and stylish choice for homeowners who want control over their energy costs and indoor climate since their release in late 2011. Now Nest Labs, the maker of the Wi-Fi-connected thermostat, says its next big project will also belong in the home. According to sources, Nest Labs will soon unveil a smoke detector...

2013-09-10 23:26:30

Some energy saving habits are not what they seem. Washington Energy Services dispels five urban legends of green living, and provides tips for what really will work to benefit the environment. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Many people care enough about the environment to take action, or at least think they are doing "the right thing". It turns out that some of the most widely held energy saving habits are actually urban legends about green living. Here are five that...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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