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Previous Posts - July 2024

New Mission Control for Net Zero

New Mission Control for Net Zero

17 July 2024

Climate and energy expert Chris Stark, the former chief executive of the Climate Change Committee, has been appointed to lead a task force leading the government’s drive to provide Brita…

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Trime shortlisted for award

Trime shortlisted for award

17 July 2024

Trime UK’s flagship lighting product has been shortlisted in this year’s prestigious National Sustainability Awards.

The manufacturer’s X-Solar has been included in the…

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Speedy Hire wins carbon accolade

Speedy Hire wins carbon accolade

16 July 2024

Speedy Hire was received the title of Carbon Reduction Champion at the 2024 Construction News Awards held recently in London.

The company won the award for its Decade to Deliver strategy…

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Learn with Prolectric

Learn with Prolectric

15 July 2024

Prolectric Services, the off-grid renewable power and lighting specialist, is this week launching the first in a series of practical knowledge-sharing CPD webinars.

The sessions are desi…

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Light at the Xummit

Light at the Xummit

15 July 2024

Displayed at the Rail Live exhibition held last month, mobile lighting equipment under the Xummit brand is designed for high levels of illumination and operational efficiency as an environment…

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ERA publishes carbon guidance for hirers

ERA publishes carbon guidance for hirers

12 July 2024

The European Rental Association (ERA) has published comprehensive sectoral guidance for rental companies on reporting corporate carbon emissions across Scopes 1, 2, and 3.

The document…

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Belle’s battery poker

Belle’s battery poker

10 July 2024

At a Travis Perkins Hire Innovation Day event in Northampton today, Altrad Belle gave me an early preview of a new battery-powered concrete poker drive unit that it is introducing on its 82V b…

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Husqvarna’s clean plate

Husqvarna’s clean plate

10 July 2024

Husqvarna Construction has added to its light compaction range with the first forward plate compactor based on the manufacturer’s BLi-X 36V battery system. Called the LF 60i LAT, it is n…

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Trime’s one-box solution

Trime’s one-box solution

10 July 2024

Power Logistics, a specialist hirer of generators and related equipment for temporary events, has purchased an initial four solar hybrid generators manufactured and supplied by Trime’s P…

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TP’s electric forks

TP’s electric forks

9 July 2024

Travis Perkins recently announced that it is fitting its latest batch of electric forklift trucks with a sound alert to improve safety for colleagues and customers in branch.

The company…

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Ford EV trial scheme

Ford EV trial scheme

5 July 2024

Ford recently announced an offer giving business owners the chance to subscribe to its E-Transit vehicles on a monthly subscription basis through its Ford Drive scheme.

The motor manufa…

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GeoPura hits the right note

GeoPura hits the right note

3 July 2024

Hydrogen-powered generators from GeoPura helped to provide power at the Isle of Wight Festival held from 20 to 23 June.

The HPU sets replaced traditional diesel-fuelled machines to powe…

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Prolectric appoints Ireland distributor

Prolectric appoints Ireland distributor

3 July 2024

Prolectric Services has announced an exclusive new distribution partnership with TecoLED in Ireland to oversee the distribution of the company’s complete range of temporary solar power a…

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Tufftruk’s latest Tip

Tufftruk’s latest Tip

1 July 2024

New from Tufftruk is a version of its flagship EB800 Truxta battery powered mini dumper featuring a hydraulic mid-tip capability.

The new EB800 Power Tip Plus mid-tip model was given its…

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Hydrogen on show

Hydrogen on show

1 July 2024

Commercial Fuel Solutions and e-power gave another public viewing of its H2ICE 45kVA generator powered by a combustion engine running on hydrogen fuel at the Hillhead plant exhibition near Bux…

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