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5 impressive fictional power sources

It’s refreshing to step away from reality from time to time. And what better way to do so than to take a look at completely make-believe energy sources, renewable and not, plucked from science fiction and comic books. Here’s our pick of the coolest fictional power...

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Prepaid Meter tampering – What to look out for

Meter tampering is both illegal and incredibly dangerous because of the risk of injury or electrocution. A meter that is tampered with does not function as it should, resulting in a loss of the information needed from it by landlords. A functioning meter is integral...

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Manage your Prepaid Electricity…

...through the online Citiq Prepaid Electricity Meter Management System One of the biggest challenges of recovering the cost of water and electricity each month is the risk and tension of unpaid bills. Citiq Prepaid solves a very real problem for property owners by...

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What makes up our Electricity Price?

Citiq Prepaid Explains Tariffs Many people are often confused about the price of electricity units and they believe that the Electricity Price is the same throughout South Africa. This is not always the case. Did you know, depending on your location and provider’s...

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Buying a Second Hand Prepaid Meter

Things to keep in mind when Buying a Second Hand Prepaid Meter The sale of Second Hand Prepaid Meters are becoming more frequent and with hundreds of thousands of meters in existence, it is important to know what to check for before purchasing a second hand meter. If...

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5 Things to look out for when Choosing an Electrician

Selecting a qualified electrical contractor for your home or business can be challenging, especially when you don’t know what to look out for. Here are 5 things to look for when choosing an electrician: Are they registered? In South Africa, there are bodies that...

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Did you know these 5 Famous People Worked as Electricians?

Thomas Edison is known as the inventor of the electric light bulb. Lots of people assume he studied as an electrician, but he actually trained as a telegraph operator, and went on to become a world famous inventor. We have put together a list of people who worked as...

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Rewriting Citiq Prepaid’s Future: Part 1

The past 2 years have been an exciting time at Citiq Prepaid, especially for the development team. Over that period, most of our efforts have been directed towards rewriting the core system that powers the company. The decision to overhaul the original system was done...

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