Powerstar Round-Up Issue 71
Welcome to the latest round-up, summarising and showcasing the highlights of the latest news, activities and events of Powerstar and the industry for you.
1) THE CAPACITY MARKET IS BACK
The European Commission has ruled that the UK Government’s Capacity Market scheme can be resumed following its suspension in November 2018. The role of the Capacity Market is to ensure that there is adequate energy supply in reserve for the National Grid over winter months to keep the lights on.
2) FRESH SAVINGS FOR POWERSTAR SOUTH AFRICA
The latest international Powerstar case study highlights the results of a Powerstar MAX variable voltage regulation installation at Nick’s Foods SPAR, a food retailer in King William’s Town, South Africa. In the case study, the benefits that voltage optimisation can provide for retailers are discussed.
3) POWERSTAR NAMED SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY PARTNER BY WATES
Powerstar has been chosen by Wates Sustainable Technology Services – part of the Wates Group – as an innovation partner. The partnership will help enable Wates’ customers to implement Powerstar’s leading energy-saving technologies into projects with support from industry experts.