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Encouraging Innovation with The KNX UK Association

The KNX UK Association brings together the system designers and integrators, product manufacturers and the support ecosystem of training providers and wholesalers that are growing the market for intelligent smart building controls based on the flexible, future-proof and manufacturer-independent KNX protocol. It makes possible the holy grail of holistic building control, with all applications from […]

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elemental reveals Making Buildings Smarter line-up for InstallerSHOW

elemental is running several content theatres at InstallerSHOW this year, and we’ve just published the line-up in the Making Buildings Smarter Theatre, running on 21st and 22nd June at the NEC. Kicking off the first day, 21st June, we have a session on the Energy Superhub Oxford, one of the world’s most ambitious urban decarbonisation […]

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Future-proofing: beware of smart controls with a limited lifespan

Paul Foulkes, Co-Chair KNX UK and Theben UK Business Manager, on how building owners can ensure their control systems aren’t compromised. Not having to worry whether your technology is functioning as it should, whether it be your car starting, the fridge running or the boiler supplying heat and hot water, engenders a sense of security. […]

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ABB and Samsung partner on energy-saving technology

ABB and Samsung Electronics will collaborate in a global partnership to provide technologies for energy savings, energy management, and the smart Internet of Things (IoT) connection of both residential and commercial buildings. The collaboration will enable Samsung and ABB to expand customer access to home automation technologies and better device management, while facilitating electricity load […]

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Workplace lessons we must learn from the pandemic and lockdowns

As we slowly returned to our offices, we found that the workplace has changed forever. Even with the almost total relaxation of Covid measures in the UK, the office is very much different to how it was in early 2020. I think, though, that the writing was on the wall before the pandemic – commercial […]

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175 MW of new UK solar deployed in the first quarter of 2021

175 MW of photovoltaic (PV) solar capacity was installed across the UK from January – March 2021, new figures released by Solar Energy UK and Solar Media Ltd. show. This significant growth over the winter period brings the UK’s total installed PV capacity to more than 14 GW, generating enough electricity to power over 3 […]

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WATCH: elemental talks session on the future of district heating

The Future of district heating elemental talks virtual panel discussion is now available to watch on demand. The fourth and final session in this series on District Energy – hosted by Buro Happold and sponsored by Danfoss – looked at future technologies, applications and innovations in district energy. The panel debated the direction of the […]

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The future of district heating

The future of district heating – elemental talks What does the future hold for district heating in the UK? This session will look at the future technologies, applications and innovations in district energy. The panel will debate the direction of the market, how innovation in technology can open up new opportunities and what barriers need […]

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elemental talks – series on district energy

We’re hosting a series of district energy webinars, in association with Buro Happold and sponsored by Danfoss. Covering a range of topics, this webinar series welcomes the participation of over a dozen speakers with a direct interest in this highly efficient way to heat and cool buildings in a given locale from a central point. […]

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