Here you will find the latest news from VINCI Energies United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland
Blog Piece What happens in a Smart Factory?
Through a complex interplay of devices, software and automation processes, a smart factory constantly adapts to real-world factors with minimum human input.
Contrary to perception, the UK manufacturing sector is already on the rise thanks to increased investments in skills and technology. By taking a lead in automation and networking, the UK could accelerate this growth even further still.
Foundation VINCI UK Foundation awards £7,200 to Canley Community Centre to help drive healthy eating habits
Canley Community Centre in Coventry has received £7,200 from the VINCI UK Foundation for a new kitchen so it can run healthy eating and cooking classes that help local residents eat well on a budget.
Foundation VINCI UK Foundation opens applications for 2020 funding to charities tackling social exclusion
The VINCI UK Foundation invites charities across the UK and Republic of Ireland to apply for grants that will help them improve access to employment, mobility and housing for people suffering from social exclusion.
Blog Piece How a Smart Grid Works
By introducing sensors in our homes and places of work – known as smart meters – utility companies receive real-time data about energy use to better prepare and model future demand. As sensors become cheaper and the Internet of Things (IoT) becomes widespread, utilities are adding more sophisticated technologies to the power grid – known as a smart grid.
Over the next 30 years, changes to the way we produce and consume electricity will have a significant impact on our grid infrastructure. Spencer Thompson, Business Development Director at VINCI Energies, discusses how smart grids are providing the solution…