London leaves the most lights on in the war on Energy Waste

UK consumers leave 77 million lights, electronic devices or appliances on or on standby in the UK each day when not in use 90% of UK consumers have no plans to do more to improve their own well-being and that of the planet Over 11.8 million more devices and lights are left on or on standby when not in use each day in the South of England than in the North[1] London alone leaves 11 million lights and devices on unnecessarily – 3.3 per household – the largest number among…

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Brexit casts a shadow over UK’s Green Future according to Schneider Electric report

UK consumers are more than twice as concerned about Brexit than the nation’s health and wellbeing and more than five times as concerned about it than environmental issues August 1st is the earliest Earth Overshoot Day has ever fallen, yet the vast majority of UK consumers don’t have any plans to improve the way they live their lives from either a health or environmental perspective Generation Z thinks that reducing energy consumption is half as important as those over 55 years of age Young adults are four times less likely…

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Schneider Electric: ‘Let’s #MoveTheDate of Earth Overshoot Day’

Schneider Electric partnered with Global Footprint Network to demonstrate how existing technologies can help to move the date of Earth Overshoot Day. Retrofitting existing buildings, industries and data centres and upgrading electricity production with renewables alone would move the date by 21 days. Earth Overshoot Day marks the date in the year by when humanity will have consumed more from the planet, including food, fibres, timber, and absorption capacity for carbon dioxide from fossil fuel burning than the planet’s ecosystems can renew in the entire year. Schneider Electric, the leader…

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Schneider Electric’s Ringmaster celebrates 30 years at the top!

The ground-breaking product range has supplied safe, usable electricity to businesses for three decades London, UK, 11th July 2018: Schneider Electric, the leader in energy management and automation, is celebrating the 30-year anniversary of its Ringmaster electrical secondary distribution equipment. The family of products is in active use across many industries, including energy utilities, infrastructure segments and critical power sectors such as healthcare. Schneider Electric’s Ringmaster distributes energy taken from the grid safely, reliably and efficiently. Its compact, robust design delivers reliable performance, both indoors and outdoors, from commercial applications…

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Jean-Pascal Tricoire appointed to the Board of the United Nations Global Compact

A recognition of Schneider Electric’s long-term commitment to sustainability Through its Schneider Sustainability Impact, the Group contributes actively to UN Sustainable Development Goals London, June 21st, 2018 – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Jean-Pascal Tricoire, President of Global Compact France and Chairman & CEO of Schneider Electric, to the United Nations Global Compact Board. The UN Global Compact Board plays an important role in shaping the strategy and policy of the initiative, which acts as the United Nations flagship for responsible business action. Designed as a multi-stakeholder body, the…

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Schneider Electric makes product selection ten-times faster

New online tool helps panel builders save time and avoid errors when configuring circuit breakers London, UK, 30th May 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in energy management and automation, has launched MyPact, a web-based product selector and ordering tool for low voltage (LV) circuit breakers. Accessible by desktop, tablet or smartphone, MyPact is compatible with the latest Schneider Electric products, including its Compact and Masterpact LV circuit breakers. When assembling a panel or board, panel builders can lose precious time by accidently selecting incompatible products. Often the mistake is…

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Schneider Electric moves up to #12 on Gartner’s Supply Chain Top 25 for 2018

Last year, Schneider Electric was ranked #17 in Gartner’s worldwide Top 25 Supply Chain rankings**, and was #7 last year in Supply Chain Top 15 for Europe*** May 29, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced it has been ranked #12 in Gartner’s 2018 Supply Chain Top 25. The ranking was announced by Gartner, in its annual Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, United States.* “We are really honored to have moved up five places from our ranking of #17 last…

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Isobar P cuts distribution board installation time by half

New Schneider Electric Isobar P low voltage distribution boards removes unnecessary wiring for electricians, electrical contractors and panel builders, and leverages connected technologies 03/05/2018 – Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has launched the Acti9 Isobar P. The latest addition to its Acti9 range of low voltage (LV) distribution boards, Schneider Electric’s Isobar P is a smart solution that helps its customers install quicker, whilst incorporating more protection and connectivity during installation. Isobar P is a comprehensive range of distribution boards, RCBOs and pan assemblies that…

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Schneider Electric to give away £8,000 worth of vouchers for loyal customers to spend on the sporting trip of a lifetime

Schneider Electric’s Game, Seat & Match promotion offers electricians the chance to create their ultimate sporting trip London, UK, 22nd March 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in energy management and efficiency, is offering four chances for electricians to win £2000 of vouchers to spend on bespoke sporting travel packages and 800 chances of winning £10 Decathlon Sports vouchers when they buy selected electrical products from partnered distributors. Schneider Electric’s Game, Seat & Match promotion will run from 10th March until 31st May with main prize draws every other Monday…

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Tottenham Hotspur selects Schneider Electric as Stadium Energy Management Supplier

Schneider Electric to help power leading Premier League Club’s new state-of-the-art stadium London (U.K.), Thursday 15th March, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has secured a long-term supplier contract with Tottenham Hotspur (‘Spurs’) to become the Official Stadium Management Supplier to the Club’s new state-of-the-art stadium in North London. Working closely with Spurs and its partners during the construction, service and maintenance phases of the project, Schneider Electric will distribute all power supply to the stadium and integrate key systems. This will…

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