Under 40 year old laws, Londoners – unlike the rest of the country - wishing to rent out their homes for less than three months, must get planning permission from their local council. Now the Government aims to change this through a measure in the Deregulation Bill.
In the giveaway that just keeps on giving, Schneider Electric launches phase two of its fantastic EZ Rewards promotion, this time offering installers the opportunity to win a £2000 holiday voucher as well as other great leisure prizes.
A very recent article in The Guardian’s G2 section took a long look at the Autolib’ (and no, that inverted comma is not a mistake!) electric car sharing scheme that has been running with conspicuous success in Paris for three years. Some 30 million miles later, it is coming to London. By James Hunt:
Onshore wind turbines generating a total output of some 314,000 MW were installed worldwide by the end of 2013. Not everybody is an on-shore wind turbine fan, but this fact alone should convince most people that wind turbines have an essential role to play in the global energy mix. This will be reflected in the inaugural WindEnergy Hamburg 2014...
Fluke, the global leader in portable electronic test and measurement technology, has developed Fluke TestGuide, a helpful free app for electrical installers, electrical engineers and maintenance professionals in the field.
Vent-Axia - the specialist ventilation manufacturer - has donated a Sentinel Kinetic Plus Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery (MVHR) unit to the innovative Waste House project, which was launched yesterday in an opening ceremony held at Brighton University, as James Hunt notes:
Power management company Eaton has announced the launch of its Intelligent Power Manager software version 1.43, which now features even tighter integration with VMWare vCenter’s Site Recovery Manager (SRM). As a result, the new software allows IT managers to automatically trigger SRM data replication caused by environmental or power alarms. This...