Everything News Jobs Opportunities Events Products/Services
more
 
About
Go to Home
Sign Up Sign in

VO4HOME Ltd

13 Apr 2012 11:04:41

Welsh bunkhouse reduces energy consumption by 17% with VO4HOME



VO4HOME Ltd, developer and manufacturer of the innovative VO4HOME domestic voltage optimisation system, is pleased to announce that the installation of its system at a 5 star bunkhouse situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park, South Wales, has resulted in immediate savings in energy consumption and a substantial reduction in electricity costs.

The installation of a VO4HOME system at Wern Watkin Bunkhouse – which has been graded Gold by the Green Tourism Business Scheme, the national sustainable tourism certification scheme for the UK – has led to savings of 17.6% in electricity consumption, complimenting other green products and initiatives, including a ground source heat pump and photovoltaic solar panels. The VO4HOME unit has also significantly improved power quality.

Andrew Fryer, owner and manager of Wern Watkin Bunkhouse explained: “Due to the location of the bunkhouse we used to suffer from regular voltage surges, which resulted in recurring equipment failure, particularly water pumps. By installing the VO4HOME unit, power quality has improved and we have seen a marked reduction not only in electricity consumption, but also in the failure of electrical components. In fact, we haven’t lost a water pump since we installed the system.”

Commenting on the installation Geoff Clifton, VO4HOME Business Development Manager, said: “Wern Watkin Bunkhouse already boasted an array of green products and initiatives, including a ground source heat pump and photovoltaic solar panels, when they approached VO4HOME. By installing our voltage optimisation system, we were able to contribute to existing green efforts by not only optimising energy savings, but also by addressing power quality issues.”

Mr Clifton added: “An increasing number of small businesses are turning to voltage optimisation to reduce their energy costs and improve energy efficiency. Installations such as the one at Wern Watkin Bunkhouse, as well as a recent VO4HOME installation at a hair and beauty salon in Cyprus where savings of 13% were achieved, prove that small businesses can benefit considerably from voltage optimisation technology.”

VO4HOME is a voltage optimisation system that is designed for use in homes and small businesses. The solution optimises incoming voltage to a constant 220V, providing immediate and significant energy savings on electricity costs and reduced CO2 emissions.


Discussion Thread  

 


Related Categories

Clicking a category below will direct you to a list of related information

Skip Navigation Links.

VO4HOME Ltd Community



Related Items From Everyone


  1. LightBySolar Global Organisations

    Light By Solar Global is a manufacturer and supplier of solar energy...

  2. CONNECO Organisations

    Conneco is an independent company providing advice and sales on energy...

  3. Developing nations will commit to global targets on carbon dioxide emissions if the world's...

    13 Jul 2009
  4. A new project which will focus on the development of low carbon vehicles kicked off today....

    08 Oct 2008
  5. Green MotorSport is located in Southern England in Woking, Surrey, United...




Go To Home

Resource Links

We're social: View Available Feeds Find out more! Leave us your feedback

RSS



We appreciate all feedback. Please leave as much or as little as you like about any aspect of this website.

If your message requires a response, please leave your email address.