Electric.ie July/ August 2020

Contents 3
Editorial 5
Enhance your Outdoor Space with ATC Electric Heaters 7
IEBA Apply For Assistance 8
RFE teams up with NOARK Electric 10
Apollo Group 12
NECI challenges Labour Court Recommendations 15
Hager: Enhanced Vega Consumer Units 17
EWL: a THANK YOU note 19
ABB Comfortline 21
Cahal McConville Retires 23
Joe Gouldsbury Retires 23
Mobile thermal transfer printer fir creating markings directly on site 25
Connection-ready distribution blocks for flexible mounting 25
Aurora: What are the advantages of a smart garden? 27
Locking down productivity at home 29
WEEE Ireland - No Time to Waste 34
Tracking the effect of COVID-19 on electricity supply and demand 37
Eastron Europe/RFE: EasyClick, a proven solution for installation of meters 38
SLR: Single Lighting Regulation 41
Carbon dioxide emmisions from energy use down almost 4% in 2019 43
New PARATHOM portfolio from LEDVANCE 45
A Guide to the NAtional Rules for Electrical Installations 47
Clynder Cables lead the way on Low Smoke Zero Halogen panel wires 48
Connect Trade Union prepares to take industrial action 49
ESB and Harmony Solar to power over 10% of Irish homes. 51
Discover Rointe electric radiators 52
Uncertain economic outlook for 2020 54
Wiring Processing - Overnight 56
New graphical 3D configurator from Siemens 59
Golf 61
Appointments 62
Buyers' Guide 67