another industrial invention revolution

by winetou1984

Industrial Activity on Site

Industrial Activity on Site

I'm sure it's just another industrial invention revolution that'll kill environment, like all the other ones.

Barry's Response - Sometimes it sure looks like it. Some of this stuff is meant to help.

The one at the bottom of this page removes hydrocarbons from soil so it can be used for other things and won't leach into groundwater. Some other ideas are super-efficient kettles and other kitchen appliances, root-top gardens, magnetic levitation for incredibly efficient transportation, and solar power.

Cold storage - air conditioners that make ice blocks at nighttime when it's cooler, easier, and cheaper, then use those ice blocks to cool during the day. Have you heard of a washing machine that only uses one cup of water? The Xeros washing machine makes it possible. Just think about it. Plus, it saves electricity and detergent.

Hydrogasifiers are another interesting one. Basically, it stores otherwise-wasted engine heat by dissociating water stored in storage and then using the hydrogen and oxygen as fuel.

More well known devices used for industrial air emissions include: electrostatic precipitators (which use magnets to pull pollution out of exhaust streams), baghouses (filters), venturi scrubbers (which mix water into dirty airstreams to collect and remove pollutants), centrifuges (aka cyclones) and settling containers that let particulates fall out before sending the air up a smoke stack.

It's important to consider your specific needs and the characteristics of your home or workspace when choosing energy-saving devices. Combining these devices and using the more well-established ones that follow can save you a lot of energy and help you live an eco-friendly life.

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Many energy conservation devices are available today that can help reduce energy consumption, reduce utility bills, and contribute to environmental sustainability.

Here are a few effective and valuable energy-saving devices:

- Thermostats that learn your heating and cooling preferences: These things let you control your home's temperature remotely. By adjusting temperatures when you're away or asleep, they save you a ton of money.

- Compared to traditional incandescent bulbs, LED Light Emitting Diode bulbs are highly efficient and durable. The batteries last a lot longer and use less energy, so you don't have to replace them as often.

- Smart Power Strips automatically turn off power to devices when they're not in use or in standby mode, preventing "phantom" energy consumption.

- ENERGY STAR: Appliances with the ENERGY STAR label meet strict EPA energy efficiency guidelines. With these appliances, you'll save money on your utility bills.

- Use programmable timers to make lights, electronics, and other devices only turn on when they're needed.

- Chargers: Solar chargers harness sunlight to recharge electronic devices like smartphones and laptops, so you don't have to plug them in.

- Proper insulation and weatherstripping can significantly improve a home's energy efficiency by preventing heat from escaping.

- You can identify energy-hungry devices and adjust usage patterns accordingly with energy monitoring systems.

- A heat pump is a highly efficient HVAC system that heats and cools your home. Depending on the season, they extract heat from the air or ground and transfer it inside or outside.

- Showerheads and faucet aerators that reduce water flow and maintain pressure are great for saving water and energy.

- Smart power adapters plug into electrical outlets to control power to devices, like smart power strips. Smartphone apps let you control them remotely.

- During the summer, reflective window films and insulating shades help regulate indoor temperature by blocking excessive heat from sunlight and retaining warmth during the winter.

- Energy-efficient ceiling fans can help distribute heated or cooled air more effectively, cutting down on HVAC usage.

- The heat-reflective roof coating keeps indoor temperatures lower and reduces air conditioning usage.

- Occupancy sensors and motion sensors turn lights on or off based on movement, so lights aren't left on in unoccupied rooms.

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by: Anonymous

That is so ridiculous. How many more machines do they need before they realize it is to late to save the environment. Very sill indeed.

From Barry - Some might think it's time to reduce our reliance on machines. We might also need to work together to find sustainable solutions.

If you feel there's more pollution and waste coming out of the machines, exacerbating the environmental crisis and that burning fossil fuels and other unsustainable practices are releasing more and more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, take a deep breath. We're figuring out environmental problems.

We're taking action and making changes, reducing emissions, waste, and developing renewable energy. Everyone can see the differences if we observe.

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