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How To Repair Common Problems With Large Commercial Refrigeration Systems

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 31st , 2019

While commercial refrigeration systems have become more reliable in recent years, problems can still occur from time to time. Let’s look at some common issues and how they can be resolved without suffering major downtime.

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Topics: Electric Vehicles

Smart Charging Electric Vehicles - What Does It Mean?

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 29th , 2019

Most large car manufacturers, and other interested parties, are heavily involved in improving electric vehicle (EV) design, efficiency, and battery life. An equal number of scientists and engineers are involved in the research, production, and installation of the most efficient, cutting edge charging points, to be able to cope with an increasing number of EVs. With the government’s stated intention to be all electric by 2040, without effective smart-charging points, the whole vehicular transport system could come to a grinding halt.

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Topics: Electric Vehicles

LED Lighting - Glossary Of Terms

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 21st , 2019


With so much new technology in the lighting sector, we thought a small glossary of LED lighting terms might help when choosing which LED lamps might best suit your needs. The following is a list of general lighting terms and LED-specific terms.

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Topics: LED Lighting

How to Reduce Your Company’s Carbon Footprint

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 18th , 2019


With governments worldwide putting their efforts into ways of reducing global warming, it’s well worth considering reducing your own business’s carbon footprint. Using today’s technology, there are a number of options available which can help to reduce your CO2 emissions. Not only that, but a couple of upgrades, although involving some initial capital, can lower your utility costs and return your investment many times over.

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Topics: LED Lighting

Discover The Financial Benefits Of Upgrading To LED Lighting

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 17th , 2019

There’s an old adage that goes, ‘look after the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves’. When it comes to the energy costs of running a business, nothing could be closer to the truth. While trying to reduce energy costs during lean periods, we tend to look at the big stuff. Do we need the air-con working for so many hours? Can’t we lower the heating a few degrees? Can’t we integrate some machine operations or production lines? Can’t we save on maintenance costs? All these options; and yet more often than not, the real savings are just above your head.

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Topics: LED Lighting

How Does Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging Work?

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 14th , 2019

 

In the short space of time that improved battery technology has led to electric vehicles (EV), one of the outstanding issues when going electric is recharging the vehicle’s battery. Having charging points at home (if you have off-street parking), your place of work, and car parks will be adequate for most drivers.

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Topics: Electric Vehicles

The Lifespan Of LED Lights

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 11th , 2019

 


LED lighting fixtures are among the most cost-effective and reliable lighting options for commercial and public buildings. As they are up to 90% more efficient when compared to their incandescent counterparts, it stands to reason that they represent excellent value for money in large-scale lighting installations. However, what type of lifespan is associated with LED lights?

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Topics: LED Lighting

Installing An Extensive Fire Alarm System

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 9th , 2019

 

Fire alarms are an essential safeguard of personal safety and their presence is mandatory to comply with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. Properly installing these systems should be a top priority and there are a handful of recommendations to keep in mind. Here are 4 factors to keep in mind.

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Topics: Electrical Contractor

Which Boiler Systems Are Best Suited To Large Public Sector Organisations?

Posted by Paul Tuson on October 7th , 2019

In this article we consider the different types of boiler systems and which is best for large public sector organisations, particularly concerning price, reliability and operating costs over the long term.

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Topics: Electrical Contractor

What To Look For When Hiring An LED Lighting Contractor

Posted by Andrew Lambert on October 4th , 2019


When you are responsible for property management and need an electrical contractor, there are certainly plenty of potential suppliers, service and installation companies out there. However, which specialist lighting contractor is best? If you plan to upgrade your interior or exterior illumination to energy-efficient LED lighting, then quality and price will probably be foremost in your thoughts. However, is there anything else of which property owners ought to be aware? Below, we discuss eight essentials to bear in mind when choosing an electrical lighting contractor.

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Topics: LED Lighting

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