According to the Data for the Public Good report by the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) in December 2017, a digital twin of UK infrastructure is necessary to identify inefficiencies in national energy use. Here, Nick Boughton, sales manager at...
Holger Engelbrecht, product manager, reichelt elektronik. Energy resources are being put under greater strain as towns and cities become more populated. Coupled with the focus now placed on living sustainable, energy-efficient lives, homeowners and businesses are seeking cost-effecitve ways to...
Elcomponent chairman Bill Gysin looks at the impact of technology on Sub-metering hardware and software  How much technology do you need to do Energy Management? And how much data? Actually not much of either… Applying tried and tested EM routines using daily...
Harmonics issues within an electrical installation frequently go overlooked due to a lack of understanding or awareness of them. This then often leads site and facility managers experiencing problems within their installations to focus on the symptoms...
LED alternatives available for traditional fluorescent tube fixtures, 2D luminaires, bulkheads, metal halide and SON lamps. Energy savings up to 80%, maintenance savings of 95% G5 LED battens with SMART Sensor technology Goodlight G5 LED battens now offer SMART Sensor technology, allowing...
A new offering from Siemens Financial Services (SFS) means customers have an affordable way to access SIESTORAGE, Siemens’ cutting-edge energy storage technology, without committing capital up front. SIESTORAGE technology helps users defer electricity purchases from peak times to cheaper periods,...
Darren Riva, Northern European Zumtobel Group Services Director We hear a lot about ‘smart’ technology at the moment - smart TVs and smart fridges in the home, extending to smart buildings and even smart cities. But what does ‘smart’ really mean? Too...
HVAC systems are often identified as one of the main areas of improvement when it comes to maximising building efficiency. But did you know that it is the larger plant, often situated on or around the exterior of the...
Powerful and versatile LED work lights Lumileds is delighted to launch the new Philips EcoPro range of LED work lights. Equipped with high-quality LEDs and hands-free features, the EcoPro range also provides the powerful bright light (6,500 K) needed to...
By Dom Barton, Metropolitan Infrastructure  Opting for district energy is a long-term commitment. Networks are assets that need to be managed for years; a well-designed network can be expected to be in operation for up to 80 years. It is...