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Theme : Race to Zero
Jul 11th 2024
Net-Zero Week UK - How do we take action?

This week marks Net-Zero Week, the UK’s official national awareness week and biggest net-zero conference. Running for the 4th consecutive year, its aim is to highlight the...

Jul 9th 2024
TwinERGY Project Showcases Application of IES Digital Twin Technology for Demand Response Optimisation

As the EU Horizon 2020 funded project, TwinERGY, draws to a close, IES R&D are excited to share some final outputs from the project, which has empowered citizens across four...

Jun 19th 2024
Morrisons’ food production arm pioneers digital path to decarbonise food manufacturing with IES

Morrisons' 49,000 sq. ft. site in Winsford, Cheshire, operated by Myton Food Group, has become the UK’s first large-scale food production facility to deploy innovative digital...

Jun 14th 2024
IES energy audits uncover 50% potential energy savings across Tifco Hotel Group portfolio

IES Consulting were commissioned to conduct energy audits for 9 properties across the Tifco Hotel Group portfolio, producing a series of energy action plans with the potential to...

Jun 10th 2024
Building energy modeling crucial to delivering US Department of Energy’s national definition of a zero emissions building

Following the release of the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Definition of a Zero Emissions Building, we highlight the crucial role of building energy modeling in delivering...

Jun 3rd 2024
IES Digital Twin Technology Selected for Glasgow Airport Living Lab Showcase

IES are pleased to have made it to Phase One of Connected Places Catapult and Glasgow Airport’s Digital Twin Living Lab competition, a new initiative aimed at enhancing operations...

May 31st 2024
IES and Mott MacDonald set to lead country’s largest local area energy plan

IES are excited to be working alongside Mott MacDonald on an ambitious scheme to meet Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire’s net zero targets, after the newly formed East Midlands...

May 28th 2024
Why spreadsheets alone will not get your buildings to net-zero

In an era dominated by the urgency to combat climate change, the concept of achieving net-zero emissions within the building sector has gained critical importance.  The real...

May 21st 2024
Heat Network Efficiency Scheme (HNES) Optimisation Studies

Heat networks are fundamental when it comes to clean and cost-effective decarbonisation of UK heat to meet current net-zero targets. They can make use of energy that would...

Apr 30th 2024
IES Digital Twin confirms Brussels Airport’s net-zero plan through EU Green Deal project Stargate

IES has used its digital twin technology to demonstrate the potential for Brussels Airport Company's buildings to reach net-zero emissions by 2030, drastically accelerating the...

Mar 19th 2024
IES joins UKGBC and industry experts to explore net-zero retrofit opportunities in the retail and logistics sector

IES are excited to be partnering with the UKGBC, as well as several partner organisations and industry experts, on a newly launched non-domestic retrofit project, targeted at the...

Feb 23rd 2024
IES Consultants use Dynamic Simulation Modelling Guide to help University Hospital Monklands achieve net-zero

The new, state-of-the-art University Hospital Monklands is the first hospital in Scotland to be designed from the outset to be fully Net Zero for both the build and operation...

Feb 13th 2024
Low Carbon Skills Fund: what you need to know before applying

More than 300,000 individual properties are covered by the UK Public Sector. With these buildings accounting for around 2% of the UK’s total emissions, the government introduced a...

Jan 29th 2024
Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF) Phase 3 – Project Partner Opportunities

Today [29th January, 2024] marks the launch of the Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF) Phase 3 Spring competition window. If you operate an industrial site or data centre...

Jan 25th 2024
IES Welcomes Release of UKGBC Commercial Retrofit Guidance for Offices

This week the UKGBC has launched a landmark report, aimed at supporting the retrofit of large commercial office buildings towards net zero. An output of the UKGBC’s Advancing Net...

Jan 11th 2024
Ben Pettitt in Build in Digital: Maybe it's time for office landlords to go home

IES’ Ben Pettitt recently featured in Build in Digital, with an article discussing how landlords can make use of existing design, energy compliance or BIM models to convert vacant...