Warmth community specialist Switch2 Power has been shortlisted for 3 Decentralized Power Awards, which acknowledge excellent achievements in sustainable vitality efficiency.
Switch2’s new ICON digital warmth interface unit (HIU), which gives full distant monitoring of warmth networks – to enhance effectivity by as much as 35%, has been chosen for the Know-how Innovation award .
The corporate additionally acquired a double nomination within the Warmth and Effectivity Venture award class. This marks its success in delivering distinctive effectivity and carbon financial savings to 2 main London warmth networks.
Switch2 makes use of next-generation digital applied sciences to optimize efficiency and take a data-driven method to the operations and upkeep of London’s Greenford Quay warmth community. This partnership with Greystar and Hermetica Black has elevated effectivity by greater than 70%, which is exclusive for communal heating schemes within the UK.
The second nomination is for the Greenwich Millennium Village (GMV) warmth community, the place Switch2 delivered a fancy retrofit undertaking to interchange the prevailing vitality facilities and different gear, whereas offering uninterrupted warmth and scorching water provide to residents. Utilizing superior digital applied sciences, Switch2’s modular method improves effectivity by greater than 20% and future-proofs the community for web zero transition.
Richard Harrison, CEO of Switch2 Power, stated: “We’re delighted to be nominated for 3 Decentralized Power Awards ¬and to achieve recognition for our innovation in remodeling effectivity, customer support and carbon discount . Within the transition to web zero, as warmth networks play a better function within the decarbonized vitality system, the trade should attempt to realize the best efficiency requirements celebrated in these awards.”
The main sustainable vitality awards – from the Affiliation for Decentralized Power (ADE) – have a good time the individuals and initiatives behind essentially the most progressive decentralized vitality options designed for purchasers’ wants. The winners of this yr’s awards shall be introduced at a celebratory occasion in London on Wednesday 14 June.