Whether buying a home, checking the electrics of your existing home, or just overhearing a conversation between two electricians, you may have seen/heard the acronym RCD. But what does it mean? What role does it play in your home? What’s an RCD? Short for residual current device, an RCD only has one purpose - to save lives. Essentially, an RCD is used to prevent homeowners … [Read more...] about What is the Purpose of an RCD?
A DC generator is a generator that converts mechanical energy to direct current energy, and it can be used to send continuous power to power grids and electric storage instruments. It works using the principle of electromotive force, where a conductor moves through a magnetic field. Continue reading to learn all about DC generators. What Is a DC Generator? A DC … [Read more...] about Complete Guide for DC Generator
Switching to solar seems to be a decision that's becoming easier to make for homeowners. Not only is solar energy sustainable, but it's also renewable and can increase a home's value. Of course, no matter how many of your friends or neighbors have gone solar, you can't make the same decision without considering the costs. So, what's the actual cost of solar power? The … [Read more...] about Home Investments: How to Determine the Cost of Solar Power
This is a guest contribution by Vasilii Kiselev, Founder and CEO at Top3DGroup American company Markforged released an improved version of its Metal X FDM 3D printer that produces polymer-metal shapes. The company also updated its Next Day Metal software and announced the Field Edition of the X7 3D printer that prints thermoplastic reinforced with continuous … [Read more...] about Metal and Composite 3D Printing: Prospects
Sustainability now tends to be a cornerstone of most business models, and it’s one that has been accelerated within the last year as national lockdowns slowed society right down to a halt, and hence global emissions have reduced by 5.8%. Lockdown may need to be the breather that the earth needed, but there's much work to be done. In the race for net-zero emissions by 2050, … [Read more...] about Voltage optimization in the quest for sustainable energy