Posts Tagged: energy efficiency

Be aware of changes in air conditioning legislation

Ignorance is no excuse – Be aware of changes in air conditioning legislation. Legislation on air conditioning gases changed at the beginning of the year. It is no longer legal, under the Montreal Protocol, to use reclaimed R22 refrigerant due to its ozone depleting properties (ODP). The new regulations have been introduced to improve energy… Read more »

Ways to improve your building’s energy efficiency

In 2009, a Government study reported that buildings accounted for about 43% of all the UK’s carbon emissions. Since then they have introduced strict regulations for building owners, with potential penalties if energy consumption is not reduced. What can you do to improve the energy efficiency of your building? Structure Around 60% of office heat… Read more »