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New regulations relating to the installation of electrical devices, driven by technological innovations around the detection of arc faults, came into force on 1st January 2019.

As the electric vehicle revolution gathers pace, SELECT, the trade body for the electrotechnical industry in Scotland, is leading by example by ramping up the installation of EV charging points at its headquarters.

From a pair of leather driving gloves to a portable seat heater, researchers have revealed the top seven festive gifts for British van drivers. 

In our experience there are many engineers who design cable assemblies without prototyping them first.

The process of identifying and managing energy demand was one of the first to adopt computer technology and the internet. The energy sector began integrating digital technologies in the 1970s and rightly so, because of its high resource levels, costs of failure and outages.

Electrical Solutions, a division of Centrica Business Solutions, offers a wide range of electrical training to suit you, with courses accredited and supported by leading industry regulators, such as City & Guilds, CompEx, BCIA, SPA, and most recently CPD.

The global climate has changed considerably over the last few decades in regards to the way that we work, integrate, communicate and travel. The development of mass air travel, smartphones and other pieces of technology has completely transformed the way in which we operate our daily lives.

Energy efficiency is the most important credential when choosing a heat emitter, according to a recent poll of facilities managers.

FLIR Systems announces the launch of the FLIR ONE Pro LT, a new lower price thermal imaging attachment for smartphones in the FLIR ONE Pro series. The FLIR ONE Pro LT features many of the professional-level tools and advanced thermal image quality that define the FLIR ONE Pro series.

Assistive listening specialists Contacta Systems Ltd have introduced the V14, the latest in their V-Series of large area hearing loop drivers.

SELECT, the campaigning body for the electrotechnical trade in Scotland, is calling on the Scottish Government to learn from the collapse of Carillion plc by appointing a Chief Construction Advisor (CCA) to regulate aspects of the construction industry, most urgently on the issue of late payment.

Yards from a protected cathedral, and set within the peaceful South Hertfordshire countryside, Chris and Kayo’s home is no ordinary residential development thanks to MK Electric's top-of-the-range Elements.

Industrial workers are faced with many challenging environments, often exposed to dirt and contamination on a daily basis. These conditions have led to frequent hand washing, with many workers using soaps that are too mild or too harsh for their skin.