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- November 2010

Energy Management: Heat of the moment 08 November 2010
With their large surface area, radiators offer the perfect answer to those seeking energy and cost savings from renewables, says Chris Humphries

Energy Management: Why it pays to get into serious hot water 08 November 2010
Big energy savings in commercial buildings could result from areas other than the usual suspects such as commercial instant boiling water systems , says Nick Taylor

Energy Management: Realising the pipe dream 08 November 2010
Pre-insulated flexible piping makes a significant contribution to sound long-term energy management says Peter McEntee

Energy Management: Eco-design for the real world 08 November 2010
There are convincing financial reasons why companies should strive towards improved energy efficiency. John Durbin looks at how the economic argument impacts on air conditioning.

Building Management Systems: Key steps towards better boiler efficiency 08 November 2010
Maximising boiler efficiency requires attention to detail. Tony Willis outlines the measures that will prove effective and those that could be an expensive mistake

Industrial and Commercial: True value lasts a lifetime 08 November 2010
When making choices about where to invest, financial incentives are a top priority, so what’s the true cost of investing in a new heating system? Nick Winton explains

Industrial and Commercial: Fitting reminder of condensing versatility 08 November 2010
Gas boilers can be combined with other technologies including renewables to create a high performing heating system that has a low impact on the environment. Mark Northcott explains.

Industrial and Commercial: Cutting your underfloor overheads 08 November 2010
Recently developed manifolds and control centres enable underfloor heating systems to deliver greater control , says Michelle Fleming

Company Profile: Steps to unleashing renewable power 08 November 2010
Tighter control and better oversight of building specifications are crucial if the renewables sector is to thrive, says David Whitfield, managing director of heating equipment supplier Evinox. Ian Vallely reports.

Contractor Profile: It pays to consider offsite assembly 08 November 2010
A host of solid business benefits can accrue from employing offsite assembly as building services contractor EIC South West discovered

Health & Safety Matters: Quick steps to a better way of working 08 November 2010
He can’t vouch for the quality of her dancing, but Bob Towse believes former MP Ann Widdecombe has a great deal to offer when it comes to health and safety advice.

Burning Issue: Our new flexible friend 08 November 2010
It’s time industry took note of the energy and time-saving opportunities offered by addressable pressure independent control valves, says Martin Lowe of Marflow Hydronic Systems