Skip to main content

You are here

smart technologies

Products and technology smart technologies behaviour change

Making smart smart - a Q&A with Dr Chris Brauer

With the roll-out of smart meters and the increase in appliances boasting ‘smart’ features on the market, smart homes have become an increasing talking point. But is our smart future really just round the corner? And are smart technologies really the answer to our energy efficiency prayers? Smart...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 17/06/2015 - 00:00

17/06/2015

0 comments

Products and technology Low-carbon electricity network smart technologies field trials London network management domestic energy use UK electricity network

The shape of things to come: building a low-carbon electricity network

Field trials are important in enabling the roll-out of green technologies and this has been reinforced by the results of Low-carbon London , a project which incorporates a range of trials to paint a picture of how a low-carbon electricity network might shape up in the capital and beyond. There is...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Fri, 06/03/2015 - 09:00

06/03/2015

0 comments

Products and technology Transport Clapham Junction intelligent lighting lighting renewable energy smart technologies sustainability train stations UK train network

Lighting the way to efficient rail travel

If we’re to make sustainable changes as individuals, it’s easier if the infrastructure of the world around us is taking significant steps down the same road. Take the daily commute, for example. Hybrid buses, increasing numbers of cyclists and solar-powered road signs remind us that we’re part of a...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Fri, 11/10/2013 - 08:45

11/10/2013

0 comments