How to Prepare for a Power Outage

Power outage? Never a problem if you are prepared! 

When the power goes out and you are left in the dark, you tend to think of the obvious things that you could do to get up and running once again, such as lighting candles and using gas to make coffee and tea. 

But have you really given it some careful thought? Read the rest

Calculate UPS Runtime: Can You Powerproof Your business?

Calculate UPS runtime

Calculate UPS runtime accurately so that you never lose valuable work. UPS systems have been designed to keep your computer up and running regardless of whether the lights remain on or not. 

By and large, a UPS system is a battery supply that has been designed to keep your equipment functioning when the power goes out – this is a good option when you are faced with challenges related to power supplied by your utility supply as they continue to face their own challenges. Read the rest

Earth Hour 2019

What are you doing this Earth Hour which falls on the 30th March, 2019? Enthusiasts from right across the globe is invited to switch off their lights for just an hour from 20.30 to 21.30.  

This is a symbolic action that unites millions of people throughout the world to celebrate Earth Hour, which is a great opportunity to reflect on our environmental impact and renew our commitment to taking care of the world in which we live. Read the rest

Are You an Eco-Friendly Traveller?

We all try to do a little bit to save electricity when we are at home – but when you are travelling would you consider yourself to be an eco-friendly traveller? 

Being an energy-smart and thoughtful guest can make a difference to the environment, even if it is only a little bit – remember that every little bit helps. 

You need to ask yourself a couple of questions about the way you travel and how you can make a difference even when you are away from home. Read the rest

How to Prepare for ESKOM’s Load Shedding

If we were prepared for every eventuality in life, everything would always run as smoothly as a well-oiled machine. Thankfully, we can prepare for certain things in life, and Eskom’s load shedding is certainly one of these. 

There are certain clever ways on how to prepare for Eskom’s Load Shedding. Let common sense prevail and the rest will fall neatly into place. Read the rest

Eskom Load Shedding

Five Clever Tips to Make Life Easier During ESKOM Load Shedding

Love it or hate it – Eskom load shedding has become part of our lives. Eskom is in a crisis and therefore we are going to have to think up smart ways of adapting to keeping the lights on and at the very least, think of clever tricks to ensure you are never left in the dark. Read the rest