To stay abreast of the latest green technology news and keep your finger on the pulse of what the media is discussing in relation to green technology, sustainability and the energy landscape browse through the selection of press clippings, media articles and news posts from Powerstar which features published media coverage of VIRTUE energy storage solutions and the Powerstar voltage optimisation technologies alongside the latest green technology news.

Powerstar Buys Transformer Firm

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Title: Powerstar Buys Transformer Firm Date: December 2017 Publication: The Yorkshire Post ( Summary:  Powerstar have completed the acquisition of Bromsgrove Winding Services to strengthen its portfolio of products & services.
December 14, 2017

Keep Airports Lit With UPS

Title: Keep Airports Lit with UPS Date: October 2017 Publication: Airport Focus International ( Summary:  Dr Alex Mardapittas discusses the importance of having a solutions led approach to Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS) within the aviation industry. He also highlights how new technologies, such as battery based energy storage, can not only...
October 23, 2017

Fit for purpose

Title: Fit for purpose Date: July 2017 Publication: Physical Activity Facilities ( Summary:  Stuart Clegg, commercial director of Powerstar, discusses how voltage optimisation can reduce energy consumption, emphasising three leisure centres in the South West of England that managed to cut energy consumption through voltage optimisation tailored to each facility.
September 22, 2017

Powering The Technology Of Tomorrow

Title: Powering The Technology Of Tomorrow Date: August 2017 Publication: Electrical Engineering ( Summary:  Powerstar is currently involved in a Knowledge Transfer Partnership in collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University and Innovate UK. Sheffield Hallam University PhD graduate and Powerstar employee Dr Zeng is at the forefront of developing a portable solar...
September 22, 2017

Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS): keep your business flying high

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Title: Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS): keep your business flying high Date: August 2017 Publication:  The Energyst ( Summary:  Powerstar’s VIRTUE energy storage solution can provide full UPS capabilities and this editorial explains how this can be of benefit with particular focus on airports that suffered critical power issues during the summer.
September 22, 2017

Leading the Charge

Title: Leading the Charge Date: August 2017 Publication: Parking News – ( Summary: Late last year Powerstar launched a new energy storage solution that could change how parking operates. According to statistics EV sales will overtake petrol and diesel sales by 2027, but this can only happen if rapid chargers are...
August 10, 2017

Perfecting the Electricity Mix

Title: Perfecting the Electricity Mix Date: July 2017 Publication: Electrical Review – ( Summary: Dr Alex Mardapittas discusses the company’s engineering based concept to completion solutions and how technologies can be combined to lower electrical consumption, improve and optimise supply and reduce carbon emissions.
July 18, 2017

Storing the Benefits of an Engineered UPS Solution

Title: Storing the Benefits of an Engineered UPS Solution Date: July 2017 Publication: Electrical Engineering – ( Summary: Dr Alex Mardapittas discusses how engineering led solutions can assist in providing UPS to facilities in a host of growing industries with critical on site equipment. As more information is being stored off site...
July 18, 2017

A Voltage for all Seasons

Title: A Voltage for all Seasons Date: July 2017 Publication: The Energyst – ( Summary: Powerstar are helping Four Seasons Shopping Centre reduce electricity consumption and cut costs. The centre, which opened in 1974 and houses more than 50 stores, was looking for ways to reduce its energy consumption with out...
July 18, 2017