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New heat loss calculator from Prefect

New heat loss calculator from Prefect

We have been providing a traditional heat loss calculation service for many years to accurately determine heating output required for projects we are involved with. The calculations, prepared by professional surveyors, combine the thermal transmittance co-efficient or...

Can a label make energy green?

Can a label make energy green?

At the start of this year an argument was brewing across Europe with the European Commission proposing to label some gas and nuclear power as ‘green’. With a majority vote in favour, this could become law by 2023. This came just months after the COP26 Climate Summit...

Control saves hard cash

Control saves hard cash

A new report by Cornwall Insight, one of the top management consultancies in the energy, utilities, and environmental sector, says that energy buyers have many more years of rocketing fuel prices to come. Stating that prices will remain above £100/MWh annually, which...

Ink helps to blot out Malaria

Ink helps to blot out Malaria

Following a stock take and tidy up here at Prefect Controls HQ and as part of our ongoing commitment to green initiatives, we have donated some unused printer cartridges to a great organisation, Cartridges4Charity. Since 2003 Cartridges4Charity has been helping...

25 years studying degrees C

25 years studying degrees C

While Harry Potter left platform 93/4 from King’s Cross to begin a new chapter at Hogwarts, freshers arriving for their first year at university would also be settling in. Enjoying a £1.82 pint of lager, listening on their discman to Elton John’s number 1 Candle in...

We bid a fond farewell!

We bid a fond farewell!

After almost 10 years of dedicated service, we are bidding a fond farewell to our National Sales Manager – Andy Lee. Andy’s career started in 1977 when he joined John Laing, in procurement, purchasing materials for the construction company. This was followed by a move...

New kit for accurate water tank temperature monitoring

New kit for accurate water tank temperature monitoring

Monitoring the temperature of water within a hot water cylinder provides essential data for managing energy use to save costs. Often this simple information is not recorded accurately. Usually, a thermostat is strapped around the centre of the tank which triggers the...