JTL, a national training provider for electrical, plumbing and heating apprenticeships, has officially launched its partnership with Bury College, with the Mayor of Bury himself, councillor Trevor Holt, attending the opening ceremony to celebrate the partnership.
When Electricity North West, the DNO responsible for the administration and maintenance of the power network in the North West of England, announced its Leading the North West to zero carbon plan in March earlier this year, the company committed to emitting zero carbon emissions by 2038. It’s now showcasing that commitment by purchasing two electric JCBs.
Living with cancer is gruelling, whether you are the cancer sufferer or a relative, friend or colleague. Life with cancer can be even tougher when it is your two-year-old son who has been diagnosed with cancerous germ cell tumours. This was the case for the Smith family, who contacted the Electrical Industries Charity after Gareth Smith was advised by his employer, a small electrical contractor, to reach out to the charity for assistance when his son, Freddie, was diagnosed with germ cell tumours in September 2017.
More than 4,000 schools, hospitals and businesses could benefit from simple energy efficiency changes that could save 147,671 tonnes of carbon per year and net £45 million in savings. That’s according to EDF Energy, which conducted research on 4,150 sites in the UK, and found that the average organisation could achieve a total saving of as much as £46,316 per year.
Ecolighting UK has been awarded a contract to supply LED lighting to the 164,000 sqft Minworth Central warehouse in Minworth near Birmingham for Rico Logistics. The company will be installing several of its product ranges at the site, with the installation expected to reduce the power consumption and the energy costs associated with lighting the warehouse.