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Moors Law and Buckminster come to play on LED

Moors Law roughly translates as computer processing power doubling every two years and Buckminster Fuller Curve predicts that human knowledge will double every two years give or take …and according to IBM when the internet of things gets into its … Continue reading

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Making space for innovation in renewable energy. National Trust approach… and it seems to be work.

Its been an interesting exciting, frustrating and rewarding few years at the renewable energy ‘coal face’ in the National Trust.  The National Trust especially in Wales i feel has really been pushing at technology development. No great big leaps but … Continue reading

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Discovering hot lights and pipes!

We have a thermal imaging camera which we use for a number of different reasons, but mainly to work out the areas of greatest heat loss in a building and, therefore, where to target our resources for energy efficiency improvements.   … Continue reading

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A brighter future for Midlands properties

The Trust in the Midlands was successful in securing funding of £31,000 from the Arts Council England to replace tungsten and compact fluorescent light bulbs in our registered museums with LED lamps. We have now replaced over 1,800 light bulbs … Continue reading

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Our own light bulb moments

In a previous post, I outlined our London and South East Energy Efficiency Project and mentioned that one of the initiatives has been to roll out LED lighting to non-showroom areas.  This has proved to be an astonishingly difficult project – but one that … Continue reading

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The incandescent is dead long live the new incandescent (LED)

When Iain from heritage lighting showed his latest development in LED bulbs a couple of days ago I felt a eureka moment. With so much complaining about the demise of the incandescent and the views held around the CFL bulbs. The … Continue reading

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LED – Next generation bulbs fitted at Plas Newydd

                            I spent a really interesting morning at Plas newydd yesterday with David the House manager and Iain from Heritage Lighting fitting the latest generation of LED … Continue reading

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