Smart green retrofit electricians needed for the irish market


Houston Neal at electrical estimating software advice has a great article about the potential work out there in America for electricians who can provide technology to assist in the reduction of energy for homes and businesses.

The article cites several sources which highlight the growing demand for green retrofit. This is evidenced in Ireland through the SEAI Home Energy Saving Scheme
Houston identifies 5 key areas which are:
  • Relamping – replacing standard lighting with energy efficient lighting
  • Daylight harvesting – using technology to reduce the use of electrical lights
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Retrofits
  • Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems and Wind Turbines – Grid ties etc
  • Energy Management Systems and Monitoring Devices – Which is of particular interest to us in Tipperary Institute as it focused on the convergence of technology and sustainable energy management
Full article can be found here


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