Distorting the market

Climate Change. It is intended to reward owners of marginal power stations for keeping them serviceable as possible back-up for peak consumption times.

The first ever auctions under it took place on 16 December: lucky winners are basically getting paid for keeping spare capacity on tap for the next 15 years.

Electric motors sold in the European Community are subject to compliance with certain efficiency requirements and design stipulations in accordance with the Ecodesign Requirements for Electric Motors RegulationEC 640/2009 as amended by EC 4/2014.

Electrical Review will again host a Data Centre PowerOn seminar for 2016. If you would like to register or require further information please do see the links below.

The even is free-to-attend, an afternoon seminar at the City of London Club on 1 March 2016, focusing on all aspects of power transmission and distribution in the data centre environment.
The programme aims to inform delegates how to best maximise energy efficiency in these areas and implement the right infrastructure to complement the evolution of the data centre.
Please click here to register for free.
You can find more information on the event here.

We hope to see you there!


Happy new year from the Electrical Review team and all at SJP Business Media!

We have many projects to share with you this year including our Data Centre PowerOn event on 23 February in London, and our new Lighting Summit in April.

If you are interested in speaking opportunities please email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For sponsorship opportunities please contact my colleague Philip Woolley at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Philip is also running the London Marathon this year on behalf of the Electrical Industries Charity. If you would like to help those in our industry who have come across hard times please do click here.

We look forward to working with you in 2016.

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