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Tag : Net Zero Carbon
Jan 11th 2023
Reducing Business Energy Bills: The IES Approach

With the recent announcement by Chancellor Jeremy Hunt on the reduced support for businesses with their energy bills from April this year, many UK businesses will be grappling to...

Dec 12th 2022
Free Download: The edie Net-Zero November 2022 Summary Report

Incorporating exclusive COP27 coverage, high-level interviews, themed podcast episodes and a dedicated Net-Zero Action online event, edie’s Net- Zero November campaign delivered...

Nov 29th 2022
How Digital Twin technology is helping Glasgow's Pollok Park achieve net-zero by 2030

IES have created a Digital Twin of Glasgow’s Pollok Country Park to support the city’s commitment to reaching Net Zero Carbon by 2030, helping maximise use of the city’s green and...

Nov 22nd 2022
Irish Life: Pathways to Net-Zero using Sleeping Digital Twins

IES have been working with one of Ireland’s leading life, investment and pensions companies, Irish Life, using their Sleeping Digital Twin process to breathe new life into...

Nov 17th 2022
Showcasing innovation in the built environment on COP27’s Solutions Day

A sense of urgency is rising as the end of the COP27 climate summit nears. The past week has been plagued with reports that negotiations have been running behind schedule, with...

Nov 15th 2022
How can businesses take control of their building energy use on COP27’s Energy Day?

Today marks the Energy Day at COP27, a day which has promised to deal with all aspects of energy and climate change. Everything from renewable energy and smart grids, to energy...

Nov 11th 2022
Decarbonisation day at COP27: Why we must tackle our aversion to energy efficiency

Today, the thematic focus at COP27 is decarbonisation. The programme promises to discuss the many technologies which are emerging as potential solutions to reduce carbon in the...

Nov 8th 2022
COP27: “We are in the fight of our lives. And we are losing.”

As world leaders took to the stage in Egypt yesterday to begin negotiations at the COP27 climate summit, it was hard not to be struck by an overwhelming feeling of despair at the...

Nov 2nd 2022
The Impact of Weather File Selection

This article is the first one of a series discussing “Net Zero” strategies by investigating modelling approaches to bridge the performance gap and ultimately improve the...

Oct 27th 2022
Using Digital Twin Technology to Support a City Reaching Net Zero Carbon by 2030

We’re excited to be featured in the latest B1M documentary discussing how, through Digital Twin technology, we’ve helped a 270-year-old mansion and surrounding buildings within...

Oct 11th 2022
Cost, carbon and resilience: How to protect business finances from the “energy trilemma”

In a recent independent survey and series of 1-2-1 interviews with businesses spending more than £20 million per year on energy, it was revealed that energy has recently replaced...

Sep 29th 2022
Energy crisis: IES experts offer advice to help businesses save on energy bills

The government has announced a £25bn support package for UK businesses to help them through the next six months of the global energy crisis. While welcomed, this support offers a...

Sep 27th 2022
ASHRAE Building Performance Analysis Conference Competition Winners: DLR Group

Congratulations to the designers from DLR Group who won the ASHRAE LowDown Showdown Design Competition at the 2022 Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild (BPACS) in...

Aug 3rd 2022
A New Era for Net-Zero Buildings? How Building Energy Modelling can support Australia’s renewed climate ambitions

Following years of ‘climate wars’ and underwhelming carbon policies, the 2022 Australian election marked a potentially significant turning point in Australia’s Zero Carbon...

Aug 1st 2022
Sustainable energy for the island of Inishmore with a community microgrid: Part 1

Ireland’s climate and energy ambition is reflected in the Government target set under the Climate Action Plan 2021 to increase the proportion of renewable electricity to up to 80%...

Jul 7th 2022
How can Real Estate step up its ESG game in 2022? (and why it needs to…)

Most industries are now feeling the pressure to step up their Environmental Social & Governance (ESG) credentials, and the Real Estate sector is certainly no exception. With...