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.

Energy storage at the forefront of DSR change

Title: Energy storage at the forefront of DSR change Date: April 2019 Publication: Mission Critical Power Summary: Powerstar CEO Dr Alex Mardapittas discusses how demand-side response through energy storage is set to develop as the energy transition progresses.
April 11, 2019

Protecting your business in the new energy landscape

Title: Protecting your business in the new energy landscape Date: March 2019 Publication: Electrical Times Summary: Dr. Alex Mardapittas, CEO of leading smart energy solutions provider, Powerstar, discusses the importance of site-wide UPS to provide energy resilience whilst supporting decarbonisation goals.  
April 11, 2019

Smartly Transforming Infrastructure

Alex Mardapittas, Powerstar
Title: Smartly Transforming Infrastructure Date: January 2019 Publication: AMPS Power Summary: Dr Alex Mardapittas, CEO of Powerstar, leading provider of smart energy solutions, discusses the importance of distribution transformers in manufacturing environments and how the latest technology is driving change in an age of increasing connectivity.
January 16, 2019

Theatre Design

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Title: Theatre Design Date: December 2018 Publication: HEFMA Pulse Summary: The rapid changes in technology have been brought home to us this year in photographs and other archive footage as the NHS has looked back at its first 70 years. The operating theatre in 1948 looked very different to the operating theatre...
January 8, 2019

Smart Transformation

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Title: Smart Transformation Date: December 2018 Publication: Electrical Contracting News Summary: Dr Alex Mardapittas, CEO of Powerstar, provider of smart energy solutions, discusses the crucial role of distribution transformers and how modern, connected solutions are being developed that can change how the technology is perceived by the electrical industry.
January 8, 2019

New HV infrastructure equipment: A transformation in efficiency

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Title: New HV infrastructure equipment: A transformation in efficiency Date: December 2018 Publication: Industrial Plant & Equipment (http://www.ipesearch.co.uk/Home) Summary: Dr Alex Mardapittas, CEO of Powerstar, a provider of smart energy solutions, highlights the importance of distribution transformers for industrial facilities and discusses requirements for smarter solutions.
December 8, 2018

Avoiding Overcharging

Title: Avoiding Overcharging Date: October 2018 Publication: Shopping Centre (http://www.shopping-centre.co.uk/) Summary:  Stuart Clegg, Chief Commercial Officer at Powerstar, says opportunities for businesses in the retail sector to lower energy consumption, reduce carbon emissions and cut energy bills are numerous as energy prices continue to rise across the UK. The effects...
October 24, 2018

Storing & Saving

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Title: Storing & Saving Date: September 2018 Publication: Irish Manufacturing (http://www.connectingindustry.com/IrishManufacturing/) Summary:  Due to a heightened focus on sustainability and Ireland’s difficulty in achieving the proposed reduction in carbon emissions of 80% by 2050, industry is being pressurised to reduce energy consumption. Dr Alex Mardapittas explains how energy storage and voltage...
September 24, 2018

Maximising Existing Renewable Assets

2nd generation UPS increases energy resilience
Title: Maximising Existing Renewable Assets Date: September 2018 Publication: Electrical Engineering (https://www.connectingindustry.com/ElectricalEngineering/) Summary:  Dr Alex Mardapittas discusses the role of energy storage to provide uninterruptible power supply (UPS), maximise existing renewable assets and contribute towards achieving carbon neutrality for UK businesses. Energy resilience is becoming increasingly important to businesses as...
September 20, 2018