Electrical News

‘Lunch atop a Skyscraper’ photo recreation for Mental Health Awareness Week 

Weekly trade suicides represented in ‘Lunch atop a Skyscraper’ photo recreation for Mental Health Awareness Week 

For Mental Health Awareness Week (9th-15th May), the iconic ‘Lunch atop a Skyscraper’ image has been recreated with 11 mannequins to represent the…

Left to right - Luke James, Mark Butler, football legend Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, John Carpenter, Martin Tyler, and Matthew Ince at MKM Aldershot official opening

Football legends officially open MKM Aldershot

Footballing legend Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and commentary supreme Martin Tyler have teamed up to launch MKM’s new Aldershot branch, which…

CK Tools Cable Cutter next to the counterfeit Cable Cutter

Counterfeiters target C.K Tools

C.K Tools, the hand tool specialist, is warning the electrical trade to…

EVlink Pro AC for residential buildings

Schneider Electric launch EVlink Pro AC for residential buildings

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy…

Blogs

Sam Kiah Cathy Chloe Kayleight - woman who work in the trade sector

Tackling taboos in the trade sector: 7 in 10 parents would encourage their daughters to pursue a trade-based career

New research from Checkatrade has revealed changing attitudes to female tradespeople, finding that a career in the trade…

Female Tradespeople

Women Get Things Done: The Rapid Rise of Female Tradespeople

There is no hiding that, until not too long ago, a faulty sink or a toilet that wouldn’t flush would have led to three certain steps: assess the situation, phone a plumber, and welcome an…

Alan Thomas - Tradespeople forced to delay projects due to ongoing supplies shortage

Nine in 10 tradespeople forced to delay projects due to ongoing supplies shortage

Ongoing supplies shortage costing UK tradespeople over £3.5bn in lost earnings with the vast majority forced to delay projects or turn down work

Nine in 10 (87%) tradespeople are…

Smart home

Smart homes: catalysts to empower change

By Nico van der Merwe, VP of Home and Distribution at Schneider Electric UK&I

Today, homes represent 20% of global CO2 emissions worldwide which is a sobering reminder that…

Features

Solar & Storage Live exhibition

Welcome to Solar & Storage LIVE 2022

Join us at Solar & Storage Live from 18-20 October 2022 at the NEC, Birmingham. This is the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition uniting…

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InstallerSHOW Birds Eye Shot

InstallerSHOW moves to the NEC heralding a new era for the plumbing, heating, electric and renewables industries.

NEC Birmingham will soon open its doors for the first time to InstallerSHOW, the UK’s largest plumbing, heating and electric trade show. 

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Introducing the Circular Lighting Report editied by Ray Molony

Introducing… The Circular Lighting Report

Recolight has unveiled a news service specialising in sustainable lighting.

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BCIA

A simple plan to maximise the potential of your BEMS

Over the course of its 30+ years as an association the BCIA has successfully adapted to changing demands, new trends and evolving technology to…

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Competitions

Schneider Electric is giving away five prizes

Schneider Electric is giving away five prizes of £1,000 each for electrician business support

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, is giving away five sets of…

NAPIT and SPARKS Technical Team

National SPARKS student electrical competition returns for 2022

SPARKS has begun the search for the UK’s best electrical student.

The SPARKS Learner of the Year competition sees a return to a live format in January.

Now in its 1…

Dickies Temp-iQ

WIN one of five new Dickies Temp-iQ t-shirts

Dickies Workwear has teamed up with Electrical Trade Magazine to give away five of its new Temp-iQ t-shirts – designed to keep you cool when the temperature rises.

WIN A Duo Prize With Velocity Pro Gear!

WIN A Duo Prize With Velocity Pro Gear!

The Electrical Trade Magazine and Velocity Pro Gear are giving you the chance to win the new Velocity Rogue 4.0 Tech Case & Veloci…

Articles

Tradesperson’s Turmoil: Tools stolen every 17 minutes

A tool has been stolen from a tradesperson every 17 minutes in England, Wales and Northern Ireland since March 2021, according to new analysis of… more

‘Lunch atop a Skyscraper’ photo recreation for Mental Health Awareness Week 

Weekly trade suicides represented in ‘Lunch atop a Skyscraper’ photo recreation for Mental Health Awareness Week 

For Mental Health Awareness Week (9th-15th May), the iconic ‘Lunch atop a Skyscraper’ image has been recreated with 11 mannequins to represent the… more

Left to right - Luke James, Mark Butler, football legend Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, John Carpenter, Martin Tyler, and Matthew Ince at MKM Aldershot official opening

Football legends officially open MKM Aldershot

Footballing legend Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and commentary supreme Martin Tyler have teamed up to launch MKM’s new Aldershot branch, which… more

NSI announces extensive programme for IFSEC and FIREX International 2022

NSI Announces Extensive Programme for IFSEC and FIREX International 2022

With less than two weeks to go until the long awaited IFSEC and FIREX International return to ExCeL London, the National Security Inspectorate (… more