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Q2 2022 Sees Surge In Smart Building Grants

Governments in the U.K. and Ireland are taking climate change seriously. The recent announcements about new smart building grants are testament to the fact that they’re willing to invest heavily in a greener future. Let’s go over some of the new grants available, and how you can take advantage of them. Irish Business Goes Greener ...

The Role Of Smart Buildings In An Energy Crisis 

The 2021 / 2022 energy crisis is one of the worst we’ve experienced in 50 years. Its impact is amplified because of the effects of the Covid pandemic, which in turn set off a series of supply chain issues that slowed down just about every technical and mechanical industry. The recent war in Ukraine has made Russian ...

Adapting To The Great Chip Shortage

Due to several factors, including the Covid 19 epidemic, microchip fabrication around the world has slowed down dramatically. And because so many people started to work from home in 2021, devices that use certain kinds of microchips surged in demand. This combination of factors has caused a global chip shortage that is likely to last well ...
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The Push to Make London Greener

Over the past few years, proposed projects in the City of London have gotten much greener. Why? It’s a combination of social consciousness, regulatory requirements, and looming CO2 targets for both the city and the entire U.K. In this article we’ll take a look at one property that just gained planning consent in October 2021, ...

The Merger of Electracom Projects and Trusol

We are happy to announce the union of two companies committed to world class converged building services, as well as business optimisation and support. Electracom Projects has merged with Trusol to offer a truly comprehensive technology management solution for every business, building, and venue. With the full support of the shareholders of Ikan Projects Limited, and with the help of the superb ...

The Philosophy of Customised Smart Building Plans

Any building, or space within a building, is going to have an environment that is unique unto itself. Therefore, any plan for the environmental impact of that space, and the energy efficiency of managing it, needs to be designed for that area specifically. With that in mind, let’s talk about the tricks that can be ...