Electric Vehicles - 2007 Honda Civic Hybrid Review by George Christodoulou
... Next we have the, Drive-by-Wire Throttle System which improves engine efficiency while reducing vehicle emissions. The way this is done is it replaces the old throttle control system with an electronic system that is more accurate, requires no oil or service, and does not get affected by outside forces such as hot or cold weather. Following that we have front-wheel drive. This feature obviously means the front, rather than that rear wheels move the car.
Offsetting 4x4 Emissions Costs Less Than 25 Annually by Glady Reign
... Finally, drivers could neutralize the effects of the CO2 emissions that cannot be reduced or replaced by joining its scheme. Based on the targetneutral’s calculator, the annual CO2 offsetting cost, on an average annual mileage of 10,000 miles of selected 4x4 cars in the United Kingdom are the following: the Range Rover 3.6 TD V8 £19.97; Land Rover Discovery 2.7 TD V6 £16.71; Volvo XC90 3.2 SE Sport £20.97; VW Touareg 3.0 V6 TDI £19.28; Mercedes ML 320 CDI £17.40; and the BMW X5 4.4i SE £24.69.
Technology...The Culprit and the Tool by Cynthia Kyriazis
... But 15-20 years ago the majority of these vehicles either didn’t exist or were not being widely used. In our day-to-day lives, it is the conscious act of using technology that helps organize ourselves and see it as a useful tool. Consolidate information to manage time
A basic time management principle tells us to store similar things in one location and computers have helped us do just that. Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs) are small, lightweight handheld computers.
Car Buying and Lemon Law Tips by Dan Ellenwood
... You need to record somewhere each time you bring your vehicle in for repair, what was done, and the results. Also remember to write down conversations you have with service technicians, both over the phone and in person. Check on the internet and ask your dealer mechanic about any Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs). They are instructions from the manufacturer that alert dealerships to specific defects or necessary repairs in certain models. If you feel that you have a lemon, it is best to ...
Death Calculator-How Long will You Live? by Barbara Kimmel
... FACT: Although close association with smokers is thought to reduce a person’s life expectancy by one year, recent research suggests this association may reduce life expectancy by two years. 14. Does your body weight “yo-yo” as you go on and off diet fads? Yes = minus 5. No = 0. FACT: Unorthodox dietary regimens stress the heart and immune system, increasing the risk of disease. 15. Do you own a pet? Yes = plus 2. No = 0. FACT: Peer-reviewed scientific journals substantially support ...
How Much Is A Great Business Logo Really Worth? by Curtis D. Tucker
... These type of
files lose their detail when enlarged but can be reduced. The last file types you will need would be JPEG and GIF. These are
pixel files and are used for web design. They should be in a RGB color
format. Be aware that not all colors translate well on the Internet,
especially GIF files. Ask if the logo designer used web safe colors. You
should receive crisp 72 dpi files for the Internet. A GIF file should be
transparent if you do not want a white box around it when ...
Methods of Website Promotion by Michael Medeiros
... A competitive sector may force reduced profits rather than reduced value of potential customers. Comprehensive budgeting could be applied to aspects of the business. Promote each aspect as a unique entity. For example, a Website that sells music and movies could have separate budgets for the segments. This could reveal vital information to the survival of a business. Implement effective models that assist in tracking expense and results. This is fairly simple with website statistics and ...
LEDs: The Light of the Future by William Sutherland
... However, before LEDs can supplant the traditional bulb, “designers and advocates of the technology must overcome… the usual obstacles to mainstream market adoption: Industry-accepted standards must be developed and costs must be reduced.”  Currently costs are coming down and some companies are moving towards these industry standards (e.g. Phillips Electronics is working on LED bulbs that can screw into existing light sockets, while besthomeledlighting.com already offers LED screwable ...