electrical digest newsletter June 2012 Issue 51

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► Furse, a world leader in the design, manufacture and supply of earthing and lightning protection systems.

Combining over 100 years’ experience with leading edge technical expertise, Furse is uniquely placed to offer a “Total Solution” to any structural lightning protection, earthing or transient overvoltage protection problem.

Furse Ensure Customers Don’t Strike it Unlucky with Updates to British Standards for Lightning Protection

With the recent technical review to the four parts of the British Standard for lightning protection, BS EN 62305:2006, Furse are providing key support to ensure customers know and understand the implications involved in conducting lightning protection.

Featured Articles

Continuity Counts! Says Megger Continuity Counts! Says Megger      

For most electrical contractors, continuity testing is such a simple and basic test that it hardly counts when they’re making a decision about which test set to buy. That’s a big mistake, says Simon Wood of Megger...

Tax Amnesty for Electricians Offers Chance to Pay before HM Revenue & Customs Investigates

A deal offered by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) for traders working in the electrical industry to come clean about undisclosed income, the Electricians Tax Safe Plan (ETSP), has scope for anyone in the industry to put their tax affairs in order with minimum hassle, says Iain Macleod at EDF Tax.

Latest News

New On Demand Chilled Beam launched by Fläkt Woods

Fläkt Woods launch a remarkable new concept in chilled beam design, the new WEGA system saves energy normally wasted in ventilating unoccupied spaces or in over cooling the rooms, by using Demand Controlled Ventilation.

Polypipe Ventilation’s Installer Training Course Accepted for Competent Person Schemes

Polypipe Ventilation’s independently accredited training programme for Domestic Ventilation Installers has been recognised by Competent Person Schemes, who are eager to provide domestic ventilation installation services under the latest revision of the Building Regulations.

yylighting   For all the latest lighting industry news visit the lighting digest

Emergi-Lite Escape LineNew Design LED Emergency Lighting Solutions from Emergi-Lite

High performance LED light source and energy saving GS-LED control technology, the new Escape Line product combines both design-LED emergency lighting solutions with cost-efficient long life functionality.

 My Open online community LEGRAND OPENS UP SMART NEW WORLD      

Legrand is on course to become one of the major worldwide names in smart technology thanks to the growing success of its My Open online community and OpenWebNet open protocol.

solar digest   For all the latest Solar PV industry news visit the solar digest


  DECC FIT Installations week ending 3rd June 2012     

The initial installation numbers for the week ending 3rd June 2012 show 1,788 installations in that week compared to 2,186 for the week ending 27th May 2012.

ELLIS Cleats Good For Ledvice   ELLIS Cleats Good For Ledvice      

Emperor cable cleats from Yorkshire manufacturer, Ellis are being installed in the new Ledvice Power Plant in the Czech Republic.


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