ErP – We Are Ready

Warm Air, Radiant and Heating Products are now affected by European Regulations. Warm air heaters are subject to Lot 21 of the directive and radiant heaters Lot 20. Minimum efficiencies for warm air is now 72% and radiant heaters is now 74%. Crucially, these minimum criteria are applicable for both new installations and when replacing existing products. As a result,…

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5 reasons to consider cascades

When it comes to making efficiency improvements, replacing an existing boiler like-for-like is usually the preferred solution. However, fitting multiple boilers on a cascade system can offer bigger efficiency savings than one large output boiler, as well as save money long-term and provide an increased level of redundancy. Steven Evans, national sales director at Potterton Commercial, explains the benefits cascade…

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Panasonic RAC Gets Smarter with WIFI Kit and Heat & Cool App

Control air conditioning remotely via a smartphone Energy saving statistics and functions Easy to install and connect The new Heat & Cool App from Panasonic offers complete control of your property’s air-conditioning from anywhere in the world and at any time. Supported with the Panasonic RAC WIFI kit (CZ-TACG1) for internet control, the app allows you to operate air-conditioning across…

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Mitsubishi Electric goes large in Belarus

Mitsubishi Electric has commissioned its largest ever 80” diagonal DLP cube video wall in Europe. The 11.2m wide by 3.5m high video wall was installed in the National Dispatching Centre of the Republican Unitary Enterprise ODU, the organisation that manages the national unified energy system of the Republic of Belarus. A total of 21 Mitsubishi Electric VS-80PE78UA 80” DLP cubes…

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HygroMatik launches a new generation of steam humidification solution, FlexLine

Leading humidification equipment manufacturer, HygroMatik, has launched FlexLine, its new generation of steam humidifiers. The range features the most diverse choice of customisable options to date offered by HygroMatik. FlexLine functions as a construction system. Starting from a basic model, only the add-ons needed to meet the specific humidification requirements of an environment are selected. You do not pay for…

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Poor indoor air quality can lead to illness and reduced productivity

We spend around 90% of our lives indoors, often working for up to eight hours a day in poorly ventilated offices, occasionally alongside ill colleagues. We frequently take preventative measures to stop ourselves becoming unwell ourselves – like washing hands and using alcohol gels. Yet we rarely take into account how the air we breathe could be making us ill.…

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The world of refrigeration is changing…

In addition to energy savings, reduced costs and reliability, customers are now looking for environmentally friendly solutions. Panasonic UK has selected specialist and experienced refrigeration company ‘Green Cooling’ to become one of its launch UK distributors to bring its range of natural CO2 condensing refrigeration units to the UK market. The range has been specifically developed for small to medium…

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Dorset school halves gas consumption with Remeha boilers

Gas consumption at Ferndown First School in Dorset has fallen sharply since high efficiency Remeha Gas 220 Ace replacement boilers were installed last summer. Initial indications from Dorset County Council are of gas savings in the region of 50%. When the original boilers serving Ferndown First School came to the end of their working life, building consulting engineers Mabey Francis…

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Heater hire in the UK – everything you need to know

There are many reasons why you may need to hire a temporary heating arrangement. In almost any working environment, the absence of a functional heating system is at best extremely inconvenient and at worst, crippling. Heater hire is often the best solution if the application is either short-term or temporary. This could be due to the failure of a building’s…

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