Posts tagged with ‘Hywel Davies’

  • Industry responds to Energy Secretary, Amber Rudd’s speech on a new direction for UK energy policy

    By Debbie Eales on November 19, 2015
    The Energy Secretary Amber Rudd MP announced sweeping changes to the UK’s energy policy on November 18th (https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/amber-rudds-speech-on-a-new-direction-for-uk-energy-policy), phasing out ‘dirty’ coal-fired power stations by 2025 in favour of a fleet of new gas and nuclear facilities. But the plans to reduce carbon emissions through greener generation made little mention of reducing the demand for power through greater energy efficiency. […]
  • ICOM Winter Conference seeks to clarify energy legislation

    By Debbie Eales on November 18, 2015
    The Industrial and Commercial Energy Association (ICOM) held its third Winter Conference at the end of October, with speakers from the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC), the European Heating Industry (EHI), the National Measurement and Regulations Office (NMRO), the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and British Gas. Opening the proceedings, ICOM Chairman Andy Parker noted that […]
  • CIBSE Building Performance Awards 2016 shortlist announced

    By Debbie Eales on November 4, 2015
    The shortlist for the 13 categories of the 2016 Building Performance Awards was revealed at the first day of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineer’s Conference and Exhibition. A special reception, held during the Conference at the QE II Conference Centre in London, saw the judging panel announce those shortlisted for awards, based on the best set of entries […]
  • Survey tests readiness for new BIM requirements

    By Debbie Eales on August 11, 2015
    The building services sector’s ability to engage with BIM will be tested by a major new survey, conducted by the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA), supported by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) alongside building services and engineering consultancy BSRIA. Over the next six to twelve months, businesses working in building services will be able to share data via […]