Over the last two decades, the hotel industry has seen an increased awareness of sustainability issues amongst both customers and management, including the environmental, economic and social impact. Hoteliers are promoting “green” initiatives to make their...
By Håkan Agnevall, President Volvo Buses In 2017, approximately 50,000 deaths in the UK were attributed to toxic air and man-made chemicals1. This unacceptable death toll once again places the discussion regarding urban mobility firmly front and centre...
Are you a plant operator increasingly susceptible to budget constraints and pressure to reduce carbon emissions?Are you a manager or operator needing new ways to increase productivity and boost bottom lines? Authored by...
UK Power Networks Services has introduced the first electric vehicles (EVs) and charge points in to its fleet at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Airport depots, and EV charge points at its London City Airport depot.
LED lighting is gaining popularity in the aerospace and aviation industries with many organisations enjoying the benefits of low maintenance, reliable illumination with long life and low power consumption. Airports and aerospace manufacturing sites around the world are upgrading...
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...
Over 400 LEDVANCE Panel LED 600 have been installed to meet the high lighting demands throughout Dublin’s Connolly Hospital and provide a 70% energy saving. The Connolly Hospital Electrical Team turned to LEDVANCE to replace over 400 existing fluorescent fixtures...
Scotland has set some of Europe’s most ambitious carbon targets, aiming to reduce its total climate emissions by 66% before 2032. This far-reaching strategy looks at energy generation as well as energy consumption. The role NHS Scotland must play...
For some time now, the UK has been on a mission to become a low-carbon nation. It all started with the Intergovernmental Panel on climate change in 1988, and was further reinforced with the United Nations Framework Convention on...
Thanks to an energy management system (EMS) from Vickers, DS Smith - one of the world’s leading providers of corrugated packaging and a specialist in plastic packaging - has enjoyed impressive cost savings in excess of 60%, and reduced...