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  • Russia counts on IP cams for remote forest fire monitoring
    In Russia's Novgorod region, a remote monitoring system set up under the Lesohranitel Project aims to detect forest fires at their early stages. The main functions of the system are visual fire detection, automatic fire alarm, location determination, area determination, nearest fire-fighting forces
    Editor / Provider: Axis Communications | Updated: 2 / 21 / 2013
  • Energy Harvesting and Wireless Sensors Ready for Prime Time
    Energy harvesting is the conversion of ambient energy into electricity to drive small or mobile electronic and electrical devices. Wireless sensors are particularly in need of energy harvesting because they are increasingly deployed in numbers and locations where hard wiring or battery changing are
    Editor / Provider: IDTechEx | Updated: 10 / 4 / 2010
  • Putting Out Fires Effectively
    A fire protection system is incomplete without fire suppression. Once an alarm activates to indicate a fire hazard, the fire suppression system kicks in to contain and choke off the fire before damages are caused.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 7 / 28 / 2010
  • Watching for Forest Fires
    Forest fires present peril to the environment, infrastructure and human lives. Most of them can be prevented or considerably minimized with timely detection and a fast response. Great efforts for technical developments, such as remote surveillance, are made to prevent forest fires more efficiently.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 3 / 18 / 2008