Powerstar voltage optimisation systems work alongside industry associations and trade organisations.
Powerstar has been recognised as a market leader in voltage optimization through achievement of awards and accreditations whilst Virtue has received awards for its innovation.
Environmental Business of the Year 2014
Winners of the Environmental Business of the Year award and the 2014, Sheffield Business Awards.
The company was also shortlisted for the 2014 International Business of the Year Award.
European Utility Week – Product Innovation Awards
Powerstar’s VIRTUE was named winner of the ‘Renewable Energy & Grid Integration’ award along with the overall ‘European Product Innovation of the Year’. The product was also shortlisted for the ‘Energy Storage’ category.
Business Award winner of the Care4Air Award, in recognition of manufacturing solutions that help reduce carbon emissions.
UK Trade & Investment
Winners of the UKTI (UK Trade & Investment) Exporter of the Year Award, for success in expansion of company to develop Australian office facilities.
British Chambers of Commerce
Provided with accreditation to carry the British Chamber of Commerce logo due to export success of solutions which are fully manufactured in the UK.
Private Business Awards
Winners of the PWC Yorkshire Private Business Award and amongst shortlisted companies for the National Private Business Award.
Winners of the ‘Yorkshires Finest’ Innovation award in 2011, awarded by the Yorkshire Post for the launch of the innovative Powerstar MAX system.
Smart DTI Award
A European award, presented to Powerstar designer and company Chief Executive Officer, Dr Alex Mardapittas, for innovation in the field of technology.
NICEIC Approved Contractor
The NICEIC Approved Contractor Scheme is for electrical contractors undertaking design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of electrical installations to BS 7671.
Yorkshire Forward Innovation Award winners 2010, awarded for development of Powerstar, an innovative, patented solution that is fully designed, manufactured, and engineered in Yorkshire.
Made In Sheffield
Accredited in 2010 with the Made In Sheffield mark, awarded to select companies within Sheffield who uphold the cities standards of excellence in manufacturing.
UL Quality Assurance
Powerstar has been certified by UL for quality and safety under file number E472553.
To learn more about the UL accreditation read our blog by clicking here.
UK Green Build Council Member
Powerstar is a proud official member of the UK Green Building Council. The UKGBC is a group of over 400 organisations that aims to use sustainability as a catalyst to positively transform the places people use every day.
Environmental Management ISO14001
Powerstar has been certified by BSI to ISO 14001:2015 under certificate number EMS600861.
Quality Assurance ISO9001
Powerstar has been certified by BSI to ISO 9001:2015 under certificate number FS579032.
Awarded with the Safe Contractor Health & Safety accreditation through completion of assessment scheme on installations.