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It’s Time for Pedal Power

According to Thy Dinh, Senior Research Associate of a Conference Board of Canada research project ,”There is an urgent need to support Canadians in adopting healthier lifestyles and create a national culture of wellness.” “Canadians are not any healthier than … Continue reading

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Energy Dashboards in Halifax Schools

Way to go Prince Andrew High School and the Halifax School Board for beginning the installation of power monitoring systems to show the consumption of energy. For us visual learners, the television type monitor easily shows how much water is … Continue reading

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Pedal Power… Advanced Natural Talent

While substitute teaching today some students (on their free time) checked out pedal power on the computer. They told me about an episode on a popular show called ANT (Advanced Natural Talent) Farm where a fellow powers up the lights … Continue reading

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Bikes Pedal the Message Faster and Farther

Bikes helping to share Good News around the world. http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1

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Pedal Power and Sustainable Communities

Pedal power is helping the people of Kinchlingi, India to be a self sufficient, sustainable community. Only three to four hours of pedaling can produce a month’s supply of biodiesel fuel which pumps water to supply the drinking and sanitary … Continue reading

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Powering Up Social Networking at the Office

An article in the Halifax Chronicle Herald today titled Workers more likely to go online than exercise on break said “many Canadians are finding time to check Facebook and make personal phone calls during work hours, but few are finding … Continue reading

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Pedaling in the Slipstream

Whether you are pedaling a bike or simply living your life, riding in the slipstream is the best place to be. The slipstream is the low resistance area located in the space directly behind another cyclist in a bike race. … Continue reading

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