Network Members: T4Sustainability

T4Sustainability is a small, director-owned firm based in Derbyshire, which developed from a voluntary sector organisation, to become established as a ‘not-only-for-profit’ enterprise in 2002. The firm specialises in design and installation of renewable energy...

LED lighting improves Derbyshire factory productivity

Recent studies have shown that more than improving efficiency, LED industrial lighting improves employee alertness and their general sense of well-being. LED lighting with certain spectral characteristics will reduce melatonin production that can cause sleepiness...

Disruptive Innovation Festival

The Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) is an online platform which aims to shift mindsets and inspire action towards a circular economy. It invites people to share disruptive ideas and stories on a number of topics and attracts a worldwide audience, sparking...

Innovation Funding Service – Open registrations

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is the national funding agency investing in science and research in the UK. Operating across the whole of the UK with a combined budget of more than £6 billion, UKRI brings together the 7 Research Councils, Innovate UK and Research...

Electric vehicles powering businesses… and cutting energy bills

  New technology is enabling electric cars to power businesses and drastically cut energy costs, a University of Derby-sponsored conference has been told. Vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology is just one reason why companies should investigate electric vehicles, delegates...

Network Members: Inverter Drive Systems Limited

Inverter Drive Systems Limited (IDS), based in Ilkeston, specify, supply, install and commission variable speed drives, otherwise known as inverters. Inverters can save substantial amounts of energy on a range of motor driven applications such as HVAC fans, pumps and...