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Energy Efficiency & Lighting

Wieland’s new podis® power bus system – for the simple distribution of power

The new podis® power bus system from Wieland Electric helps to implement the distribution of power quickly and easily. Ideal for use in airports for baggage conveyor systems, office buildings, shopping centres for the ruting of power, the podis® power bus system has found popularity more…

  • 30/07/2020
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Internal Power Supplies for Instrumentation Applications

Ideal Power specialise in power supplies for use in a variety of products and applications. The 36LM range offers a variety of features including protection circuit, high performance, reliability, safety approvals and high efficiency suited for instrumentation projects. Single, Dual and Triple…

  • 16/05/2019

UK manufacturers to add nearly £1 million onto their energy costs by 2019

Energy consultancy company, Inenco, is advising manufacturers to start the New Year by taking action to reduce their non-commodity energy costs. Research carried out by the company has revealed that UK organisations combined can expect to have paid an extra £7.42 billion on their energy costs…

  • 19/01/2018

Five energy trends to look out for in 2018

According to the International Energy Outlook 2017, world energy consumption will increase by 28 per cent between 2015 and 2040. But, what changes will have to take place to meet this growing demand? Here, Jürgen Resch, Energy Industry Manager at industrial software expert COPA-DATA, gives his…

  • 16/01/2018

Carbon8Lighting’s Energy Efficient luminaires recognised by The Carbon Trust

Carbon8Lighing has always firmly believed that getting lighting right is important for the energy efficiency of a building and the well-being of its occupants, as the right level and quality of light improves the alertness and accuracy of those working in it. In some buildings, lighting is the…

  • 18/10/2017

Is poor lighting putting your workforce’s health at risk?

Bad lighting in the workplace is associated with a range of health issues from eye strain and posture to lethargy and attention problems, however in environments such as factories, warehouses and distribution centres, a dark or dimly lit facility can lead to injuries and even fatalities. That is…

  • 27/09/2017

Schneider Electric partners with Global Footprint Network to #movethedate of Earth Overshoot Day

Schneider Electric and Global Footprint Network signed a global partnership to engage people around the world in moving the date of Earth Overshoot Day - the date when humanity’s annual demand on nature exceeds what Earth can regenerate over the entire year. Schneider Electric, the global…

  • 07/09/2017

Lighting efficiency should be at the heart of any serious environmental policy

Despite the great strides taken in recent years to run businesses in a more environmentally-friendly way, companies are still failing to cut their energy burn and it’s costing their shareholders and the planet dearly. “Firms across all industry sectors like to play the ‘green…

  • 10/08/2017