Necessity is the mother of Invention: This dictum was the driving force behind this crucial topic Energy Conservation At Home: We felt it obligatory on our part, as responsible citizens of the global village, to initiate energy conservation indigenously as CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME.
Interest: Playing cricket, Basketball, Swimming, Lawn tennis, Table tennis Studying, Reading books.
Contribution: Searched information related to the topic and also visit an electronic showroom to click the pictures of energy efficient appliances with Gaurav. We also take permission from a resident of Ashok Vihar, Delhi to click the picture of Solar Geyser and Solar Cell Panel which were installed in their home. I also collected the Quotations of the great writers related to energy conservation.
Interest: Reading novels, playing cricket, swimming, lawn tennis and badminton
Contribution: I have clicked pictures of energy efficient appliances from electronic showroom and visit a house for clicking the pictures of Solar Geyser and Solar Cell Panel.
Experience: This is my first competition at the International level. I enjoyed and feel honored by taking part in this competition. I learned how to create web pages and also various softwares like Adobe Dreamweaver, Flash MX, Windows Movie Maker and editing pictures through Microsoft Picture Mnanager. I want to thanks my teachers for selecting me for this project.
Interest: Working on computer is my passion. I like editing images in Adobe Photoshop and enjoy drawing cartoons using Corel Draw. I also like to create dynamic effects in HTML. Besides working on a computer, I also play outdoor games such as soccer, cricket, badminton & love cycling.
Contribution: I used Photoshop and edited images related to the project. I researched on the topics on Energy Conservation and designed the pages using Dream weaver.
Experience: I had a very rich & learning experience while working on this project. The first and foremost thing that I realized was that we never thought of how important Energy is in our lives and how recklessly we wasted it. For the first time I realized the importance of Conserving Energy and have started using it judiciously.
Secondly, I learned to work in a team & importance of team work in accomplishing a larger goal. I also learnt to be empathetic towards other team members and help them in achieving the team goals. Last but not the least I learned to be responsible & accountable for the tasks given to me from time to time.
We functioned as a leaderless self managed team where all members felt the importance of the tasks and deadlines given to them.
Interest: Paragliding, swimming and studying Science , Computers and Maths.
Contribution: I have prepared quiz section by using open source software eXe and also create animations in Flash and Slide show in Movie Maker.
Experience: I learnt a number of adobe softwares. This is my first participation in this Competition. It was a very good experience to work on such a project. I would like to participate in future also.