West Point Military Academy Installs Kingspan Solar Thermal Technology at New Barracks

West Point Military Academy Installs Kingspan Solar Thermal Technology at New Barracks

West Point is a world-renowned US military academy with a 200-year history and a prodigious alumni list. The Academy planned the opening of a new $200m barracks to house 650 cadets as part of an investment programme to upgrade buildings and accommodation. The six-storey, granite-clad Davis Barracks were commissioned to help relieve some crowding, as well as provide additional, flexible accommodation during the modernisation and refurbishment of other barracks. The Academy’s project team were keen…

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Power quality specialist releases whitepaper urging reform

Power quality specialist releases whitepaper urging reform

Power quality specialist REO UK is urging businesses to reconsider their relationship with renewable energy. The company has released a whitepaper exploring the state of the renewable energy sector and argues that the time is ripe for organisations to think about how they can overcome problems such as the changes to feed-in tariffs, power quality problems, planning permission and the threat from cheap imports of renewable technology. The paper looks at the growth of the…

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HYDROGEN PROJECT ADVANCES CLEAN ENERGY DEPLOYMENT

HYDROGEN PROJECT ADVANCES CLEAN ENERGY DEPLOYMENT

The successful installation of the hydrogen technologies at the Levenmouth Community Energy Project represents the dawn of a new energy era, according to specialists Logan Energy. The Edinburgh-based company has designed, supplied and installed a state-of-the-art hydrogen-based energy storage systems and two mobile hydrogen vehicle refuelling units at Methil, in Fife, Scotland. The renewables industry is becoming increasingly important to energy supply. Scotland has recently produced more electricity from renewables in a single day than…

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Case Study: ASOS

Case Study: ASOS

Client’s objectives ASOS is a leading fashion distribution organisation, founded in 2000 with headquarters in London and further offices in New York, Sydney, and Berlin. ASOS is committed to rolling out renewables at their distribution centres: future-proofing their facilities and demonstrating leadership in action on climate change. With the company growing in the UK and abroad, Carbon Smart was commissioned by ASOS to assess the potential for renewable energy generation at their 48,000m2 facility, currently…

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