Aussie ‘tough on pollution’

AUSTRALIA’S carbon emissions are likely to have hit the highest levels in the world this year.Photo: APA’s Australian Centre for Policy Alternatives said the government’s carbon emissions were likely to be the highest since 2012.The Aussie Institute for Energy and Climate Change said the figure would “remain in the vicinity of the highest number of […]

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How to fix your electrical appliance’s problem

A problem with an electrical appliance can have serious consequences, and it can be a real pain in the butt to deal with.Here are some ways to fix the problem and make sure your electrical appliances stay working.1.Replace the electrical appliance wiring and switch components 2.Check your electrical supply for faulty components 3.Replace faulty wiring […]

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A $20,000 bill from a repair shopmate goes viral online for $20K

A $10,000 repair bill from one of the repair shops in your neighborhood is getting national attention.The photo was posted by a person who said she was the owner of a shop in Eastside, New Jersey, but didn’t want to be identified.The image shows a handwritten note, dated March 8, 2017, from the owner.“Dear friends, […]

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Obama administration plans to overhaul appliance electrical standards

The administration will release new guidelines on how manufacturers and appliance makers should operate the electrical grid and establish rules for the electrical industry.The Department of Energy will also conduct a public comment process to help guide the implementation of the guidelines.President Barack Obama will announce the final rules for electric grid regulations in the […]

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How to fix boom electrical appliance problems

How do you fix an electrical appliance problem?The short answer is, you don’t.There’s no “one” remedy, and it doesn’t happen overnight.The next step is to figure out the problem and find a way to fix it.There are three basic steps to fixing a boom electrical outlet problem.You can’t fix it yourselfIf you’ve bought an electrical […]

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Which electric appliances are worth the price of a new refrigerator?

New York Magazine’s Jeff Smith has a list of the most expensive appliances in 2017, and the list doesn’t stop there.He breaks down the list, along with their price points, in this piece.“In 2017, some of the priciest electric cookers, from the $600-plus price of the KitchenAid Stand mixer to the $1,100 price of Philips […]

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When the cordless was first introduced in 1978, it was not the corded electric appliance that made it popular. It was the cord cutters.

Corded electric appliances are small, battery powered electric appliances that are usually cordless or wireless and have no cord.They’re designed to plug into the wall or home electrical outlet to power them.The cordless is more portable than corded.The most popular model is the cord-free, which has no cord and plugs into your home outlet.The Cordless […]

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