Press Releases

Fagerhult at the CIE Convention in Kuala Lumpur

May 26, 2014 09:48 BST Fagerhult The main topics of the three-day long conference, where more than 300 delegates from 37 countries participated, were LED and Human factors.

ISO 9001 and 14001 re-certification awarded to Green Energy Options

May 23, 2014 14:18 BST Green Energy Options ("geo") geo reduces carbon footprint while demonstrating steadfast commitment to quality

Fagerhult’s Henrik Clausen at the Climate Week in Jönköping

May 21, 2014 13:31 BST Fagerhult On Monday, March 19th , Henrik Clausen hosted a seminar at the Climate Week in Jönköping, Sweden. The Climate Week is an annual convention organised by Jönköping County with the purpose of sharing knowledge and creating border-crossing networks in order to meet the challenges of climate change.

Customised SHDSL surge protection

May 21, 2014 10:52 BST Phoenix Contact UK As a manufacturer of surge protection devices, Phoenix Contact has now launched a protection device for SHDSL systems designed to meet the special requirements of SHDSL data transmission. The protection device guarantees maximum data security with minimum signal attenuation.

New tide gauge uses GPS signals to measure sea level change

May 21, 2014 08:00 BST Chalmers University of Technology A new way of measuring sea level using satellite navigation system signals, for instance GPS, has been implemented by scientists at Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden. Sea level and its variation can easily be monitored using existing coastal GPS stations, the scientists have shown.

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May 19, 2014 14:37 BST Recharge 40 | 40

Recharge announces 4040 new energy leaders

May 19, 2014 13:20 BST Recharge 40 | 40

Single-position PCB terminal blocks for LED applications

May 19, 2014 10:43 BST Phoenix Contact UK Phoenix Contact is further expanding its PTSM series with a single-position version for LED applications. With a horizontal connection direction to the PCB, the compact SMD PCB terminal block is delivered in tape-on-reel packaging like the versions with higher position counts, making it suitable for automated soldering processes.

Logged driving route can reduce energy consumption by 10 percent

May 19, 2014 08:00 BST Chalmers University of Technology For long distance driving, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles use the internal combustion engine more than necessary. At Chalmers University of Technology, a method has been developed to make the car remember the commuter routes and thereby make optimal use of the battery. The strategy can reduce fuel consumption by up to 10 percent compared to conventional methods.

May 16, 2014 16:17 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council As part of Noise Action Week 2014, East Staffordshire Borough Council is taking the opportunity to raise awareness of the impact noise has on our health, well being and happiness.