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Blockchain and the Built Environment

Introduction to Blockchain Blockchain is an extremely complex and in-depth topic that could cover numerous elements and be discussed at great length for various industries. We are already seeing Blockchain…

Energy Auditing Scheme – 5th December Deadline

The Energy Auditing Scheme (EAS) is a mandatory energy assessment scheme and legal obligation for organisations in Ireland that meet the qualification criteria to have an energy audit completed before…

BeMS – One size doesn’t fit all!

This Webinar will focus on BeMS in the Built Environment, highlighting common problems such as legacy equipment, redundancy, OEMs, suppliers, closed protocol systems and the like. We will then discuss…

Corporate Responsibility Reporting – What are the options?

What Is Corporate Responsibility Reporting? Corporate Responsibility Reporting (CRR) enables your organisation to issue detailed information to key stakeholders regarding the impact that your business operations are having across all…

Budget 2020 Includes 30% Increase in Carbon Tax

The present government has committed to transitioning to a low carbon economy and part of the suite of financial instruments intended to curb the use of fossil fuels is the…

ETS Acquire TBMS Global in drive to further the Smart Building Agenda

The team at ETS are delighted to announce the acquisition of TBMS Global, a specialist building management systems and control company, based in Bristol. This is an exciting step forward…

Converting Energy Data into Savings Opportunities

There are proven business benefits to appropriate metering and subsequent energy monitoring. According to the Carbon Trust, 20% of a business’ annual energy costs are wasted through inefficient equipment. A…

The Power of Smart Building Technology

What is Smart Building Technology? The terms ‘Smart Building’, ‘Intelligent Building’, and ‘Building Automation’ are often used interchangeably, and the variation in the definition of these terms and their interpretation…

Meet us at the Energy Management Summit 2019

Date: 30/09/2019 – 01/10/2019 Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, London Stansted The Energy Management Summit is a highly focused event that brings the energy industry together for business meetings, interactive seminars, discussion groups…

ETS | Energy Management Technician

Our Energy Management Technicians are fully trained controls engineers.  Their role is to determine the current position of a building’s BMS, which once established forms the basis for which improvements…

Introducing Smart Building Technology into an Existing Building

When it comes to creating a Smart Building, it all boils down to what your goals are and what the desired end-state is. Smart buildings have the potential to completely…

Is renewable energy and technology a good investment?

Significant and well documented concerns around global warming and environmental degradation caused by human activity have provoked a movement towards responsible business practices. Organisations are being increasingly scrutinised to demonstrate…

Developing a Preventative Maintenance Plan – Top 10 Non-Conformance Issues

What is a PPM Audit? Planned preventative maintenance (PPM) is designed to ensure that plant and equipment is regularly maintained in line with manufacturers recommendations.  The purpose of PPM is…

The Importance of Planned Preventive Maintenance (PPM) Audits

It is well known that buildings tend to not operate as intended which can often cause performance gaps with energy and operational efficiency. Through careful management of an organisation’s assets…

Do you have full control of your HVAC System?

Your HVAC system does more than maintain building temperature.  It can play a direct influence on occupant comfort and productivity levels, energy bills, as well as health and safety. In…

ETS | Northern Office Move

Due to the company’s phenomenal growth over the past eighteen months which has seen our Northern team take on more staff and a wider portfolio of clients, Energy and Technical…

Smart Building Technology – How to get started

Introduction According Energy Manager Today (2018), the global smart building market is predicted to reach $61.9 million by 2024. One of the major drivers for growth in this sector is…

The Need for BMS Optimisation in New Builds

So, your new building is finished, fully commissioned, and handed over. It is now ready for occupation and to be fully equipped with all the state-of-the-art modern features. However, do…

SEAI EXEED Support for O’Callaghan Collection

The O’Callaghan Collection is one of the leading privately-owned hotel groups in Ireland. With a constant focus on energy and carbon savings, the O’Callaghan Collection were…

Types of Energy Performance Contracts: Key Challenges and Considerations

How does an Energy Performance Contract work? An Energy Performance Contract is a form of ‘creative financing’ for capital improvements which allows funding energy upgrades from cost reductions.  Under an…

The Reality of Energy Management for Building Occupants

It is obvious to say that the condition of a building, and the behaviour of its occupants, plays a significant role in the ability of its facilities or energy manager…

Internet of Things – Are you using it to the full?

A few decades ago we never thought it would be possible to automatically control the conditions in an entire building. However, the latest technological developments and the IoT have evolved…

An Introduction to Indoor Air Quality

An office or work place should be free of airborne pollutants and pathogens that could affect or cause health issues to occupants or give rise to discomfort. According to Public…

Scarce ‘low hanging fruit’ left for energy efficiency: Innovation will be key for 2050

According to the Climate Change Committee, the UK is expected to miss its fourth and fifth carbon budgets by 139 and 245 million tonnes of carbon…

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