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Amey calls for urgent action to decarbonise energy and heating

Amey has published its second energy white paper on its thinking around future technology challenges for the UK infrastructure market and the challenge of achieving Net Zero by 2050. Focusing on the need for urgent, wide-ranging action across the public ...

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Office buildings are losing £60m in wasted energy every year

Energy being wasted every year by a few thousand office buildings across five UK cities could power over 100,000 homes and is costing businesses £60 million in unnecessary energy bills according to a new report from the think tank, Green ...

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phs partners with Viridor to transform washroom waste into energy

Washroom services phs Group has partnered with Viridor in a new multi-million pound, five-year national contract, which will divert customer waste from landfill into power generation. As part of LifeCycle, phs’ sustainable waste management strategy, the deal will see phs-managed non-recyclable waste ...

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Camfil publishes energy saving air filtration advice for Facilities Managers

Global industry leader in clean air solutions, Camfil, has published a free white paper explaining how facilities managers can select air filters for both optimised energy performance and indoor air quality. A Facilities Manager’s Guide to choosing low energy air ...

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ENGIE secures two contracts to support zero carbon ambitions for Milton Keynes Council

ENGIE has been named as the preferred bidder for two new contracts with Milton Keynes Council. The energy and services group has been appointed by the Council to deliver a range of innovative energy improvements and carbon reduction initiatives to ...

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There is no easy route to a greener future

As we strive towards a greener future, we are entering a complex period of transition which requires careful navigation. As low carbon sources aren’t yet producing enough energy consistently, we cannot simply switch off the old hydro-carbon technology. The desire ...

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ENGIE announces Smart acquisition

ENGIE has acquired Smart Buildings Ltd, a company that specialises in smart buildings solutions. The acquisition will provide a step change in ENGIE’s smart buildings capabilities and will enhance the solutions the company is able to offer to customers. ENGIE ...

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Grant Thornton extends ENGIE account

Accountancy consultant, Grant Thornton, has extended ENGIE’s FM services contract to now include energy management. The services will be delivered through ENGIE Assure, which guarantees a minimum five per cent reduction in energy costs each year. This is achieved through a ...

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New guide published to help FMs survive energy buying lottery

To avoid being ‘rolled over’ when playing the ‘lottery’ of flexible energy purchasing, it is important for facilities managers to carefully manage risk, says procurement specialist, Inprova Energy, who has published a guide titled ‘Playing the Energy Lottery: How to Manage Risk’. ...

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Powering Up

Energy

In this article, Alan Luscombe, director at Uninterruptible Power Supplies Ltd., a Kohler company, discusses the factors to be considered when adding a generator to a UPS system. These range from designing in electrical compatibility to addressing environmental and physical ...

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