Electric.ie Nov/Dec Edition

ELECTRIC.IE • The Magazine & Website for the Irish Electrical Industry • 3 Light + Building Autumn Edition 2022 - Page 7 Genuine CPR Compliant Draka Cat.6 U/ UTP Cca D64 Cable.- Page 33 Ei Electronics Puts State of the Art Shannon Laboratory to the Test. - Page 25 21 5 Editorial. 7 Light + Building Autumn Edition 2022. 9 96% of construction companies report increase in cost of materials. 11 Klik is the lighting connection system for all your lighting designs. 13 Rointe’s Smart, Energy-Efficient Belize Radiators. 15 Phase-out of general lighting mercury lamps less than one year away. 17 CIF calls for a renewed focus on ‘nuts and bolts’ construction safety post Covid, as 794 injuries reported last year. 19 Schneider Electric UK & Ireland Innovation Summit now available on-demand. 21 Schneider Electric - The next generation of Acti9 Active. 25 Ei Electronics Puts State of the Art Shannon Laboratory to the Test. 27 Phoenix Contact - Multi-level terminal blocks for building installation save space. 27 Phoenix Contact - Surge protection for universal use. 31 ATC: Do you have Electric Radiators in your home, office or rented accommodation? 33 The Real Thing - Prysmian Group launches genuine CPR compliant Draka Cat.6 U/UTP Cca D64 Cable. 34 Rittal Ireland - Outdoor enclosures: The unsung heroes. 37 New solar PV grants for businesses. 37 Government campaign urges people to avail of range of supports, as we face into a difficult winter. 38 Smart Homes - Available from Kempston Controls. Powered by Timeguard. 43 International E-waste Day: October 14th. 47 Galway based technology company announce major expansion plans at opening of new HQ. 47 New investment offer for early-stage start-ups. 51 New legislation introduced for the Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme. 51 Working smoke alarms – the first line of defence for the family home. 53 Paul Noonan of Switch Electrical Solutions introduces us to the world of OE Electrics. 59 Signify launches the Ultra Efficient range of lighting solutions for professional use. 61 ROBUS: One of Ireland's Best Managed Companies 2022. 61 Students urged to champion recycling of batteries. 63 Appointments 65 Golf. 53 Contents 38