Electric

Top 3 safety hazards to avoid for PV solar installations

Fluke looks at the top three electrical hazards to avoid when installing and maintaining PV solar installations to keep technicians safe: Renewable energy is one of the fastest-growing markets in the world – in the UK, solar installations have doubled within the last year and are expected to double again by 2030. Such rapid expansion […]

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What the British Energy Security Bill is missing

Luke Osborne, Energy & Emerging Technologies Solutions Advisor, at the ECA,  shares his thoughts on the strategy aimed at securing clean energy in Britain: The Government’s new British Energy Security Strategy outlined a heavily delayed and much-anticipated plan to reach energy independence and Net Zero Carbon. The strategy saw mixed reactions from the electrotechnical sector, […]

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What’s new in Amendment 2?

Gary Parker, ECA Senior Technical Manager, takes a look at the recent changes in the Wiring Regs:  There have been major events and changes since the release of the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations. Since the ubiquitous ‘blue book’ was published in 2018, the electrical contracting industry has encountered Brexit, COVID and material shortages, Building Safety […]

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How installers can get involved in the booming EV market

Electric vehicles and EV charging will be a hot topic at this year’s InstallerSHOW, 21-23 June at the NEC Birmingham.  Installer spoke to Sultana Rahman from Sevadis, about the company’s plans for the show, the sponsorship of the Installing the Future. Now! feature, and how installers can get involved in the booming EV market. Have you […]

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NAPIT release new guide to elevate Electric Vehicle Chargepoint Installations

NAPIT’s Technical team have produced a new ‘Top 10 Tips’ Guide to help those installing Electric Vehicle Chargepoints (EVCPs) avoid commonly overlooked errors. In response to the recent Government funded audit into the installation of Domestic Electric Vehicle Chargepoints (EVCPs) under the Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme, NAPIT have created a Top 10 Tips leaflet to […]

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