Schneider Electric accelerates fight against climate change at One Planet Summit

Schneider Electric executives collaborate with other sustainability leaders on how to deliver tangible actions on the most pressing global sustainability challenges London, UK – 11th December 2017 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, will join other sustainability leaders to support and accelerate the common fight against climate change at the One Planet Summit. Two years to the day after the adoption of the Paris Agreement, and following COP23, President of France Emmanuel Macron is organising the milestone summit to convene those involved in…

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Schneider Electric commits to 100% renewable electricity by 2030 and reporting on its energy productivity journey

Schneider Electric reaffirms its leadership position at forefront of global sustainability efforts by committing to The Climate Group’s EP100 and RE100 initiatives London, UK – 11th December 2017 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has committed to sourcing 100 per cent renewable electricity and is throwing light on the doubling of its energy productivity. The company strongly believes it cannot go renewable without ensuring optimisation of its energy system first. Today’s commitments are yet another step-in Schneider Electric’s journey to becoming carbon neutral…

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Natural Power completes ROC project no 8 for Airvolution Energy

Leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power, has completed due diligence on behalf of Airvolution Energy (‘Airvolution’) for its commissioning of Kinegar Wind Farm in the Scottish Borders, making it the eighth renewable obligation certificate (ROC) and Feed in Tariff (FiT) due diligence project delivered for Airvolution. Gregory Dudziak, Due Diligence Lead at Natural Power, said: “We have worked for Airvolution for the past three years, and were delighted to complete this due diligence on the latest project at Kinegar wind farm.” Gary Freedman, Commercial Director at Airvolution, said:…

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Off Grid Energy to showcase latest technology for behind the meter storage sector at the 2017 Low Carbon Networks & Innovation Conference

London. 05 December 2017: Off Grid Energy, expert in the manufacture of rugged energy storage systems suitable for use across a range of applications from hybrid temporary power, EV charging, grid support services and decentralised mini grids, is showcasing its latest range of Universal Battery Energy Storage Systems (U-BESS) at the 2017 Low Carbon Networks & Innovation Conference (LCNI). The Ingenium range of U-BESS includes self contained storage and power conversion systems, offering storage, peak shaving and grid forming capabilities. Off Grid’s latest innovation, the Ingenium Plus, is managed by…

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Opus Materials Technologies secures Innovate UK funding to research low-surface energy coating technology for solar PV systems

Durable self-clean coating technology project set to address water wastage and world energy trilemma challenges Cambridge, UK 29th November Opus Materials Technologies Ltd, industrial coating specialists, has secured close to £1million in funding from Innovate UK (under the Energy Catalyst 4 competition project) to validate & test the industrial rollout of a durable, self-clean coating, developed to optimise energy production of solar PV panels. Opus, together with consortium partner Above Surveying Ltd, experts in aerial surveying using thermographic cameras and flight data logging equipment, are measuring and monitoring the impact…

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AOT Energy Deploys AspectCTRM In First Phase Of Planned Global Roll-Out

November 29, 2017, London – Aspect Enterprise Solutions, the leading provider of energy trade and risk management cloud software, announced today, that AOT Energy has successfully deployed AspectCTRM within its Belgium operations. It’s the first installation of a planned global roll-out to cover AOT Energy’s crude oil, gasoline and products business units. AspectCTRM is expected to become the central source of record for trade and risk management reporting across multiple trading offices located in Asia, Europe and North America. The solution streamlines its business worldwide in real time with a…

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Natural Power appoints Head of Offshore

Natural Power appoints Head of Offshore Nancy McLean has been appointed to the role of Head of Offshore to lead Natural Power’s offshore business and explore new opportunities both within the UK and internationally. Nancy previously held the role of Principal Environmental Consultant in Natural Power’s Planning and Environment department and in her new position she will report direct to Pieter D’haen, Commercial Director. Nancy joined Natural Power in 2003 and has been specialising in offshore renewables for the last eight years. She has been working closely with a number…

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Bright Future: Zumtobel Group Services research study reveals over £6 billion in energy savings through digital transformation of in-store lighting systems

(Chalfont St Peter, 27th November 2017) A new research report – ‘Bright Future’ – from lighting solutions expert Zumtobel Group Services (ZGS), has identified £billions of savings that UK Retail could be making from digital transformation of their lighting systems through to 2025. Retailers are looking to digitally transform their in-store lighting systems, first and foremost in order to save energy and reduce maintenance costs. However, digital transformation of the lighting system also provides a ready-made network on which to mount sensor-based and data-based technologies that are fundamental to creating…

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Prysmian Group at Wind Europe Annual Event 2017

The Group is ready to launch a new monitoring and maintenance service for a complete and effective management of subsea cable faults Turn-key cable solutions, project engineering, state-of-the-art cable technologies and asset management services on display Milan, 27 November 2017 – Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, will exhibit its extended portfolio of products and services at the Wind Europe Annual Event 2017 in Amsterdam from 28th to 30th November (RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Booth 1C50). The range on display will include AC…

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Schneider Electric Announces EcoXpert™ Master Level Partners in Critical Power

Partners demonstrate leadership in implementing innovative power management solutions LONDON, U.K. – 22nd November 2017 – Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced the latest group of EcoXpert™ partners to achieve Master Level status in Critical Power. These companies represent the most innovative Schneider Electric partners who leverage the latest in IoT-enabled technology to deliver improved power availability, safety and operational efficiency to their customers. The award-winning EcoXpert Partner Program is a worldwide network of Schneider Electric trained and certified partners who specialise in power…

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