Spoiler Alert: The next green thing



Here’s something you might not know: the declared electricity supply in the UK is 230 volts with a tolerance of ±10%. Yet the voltage supplied to you will typically be around 245V. Most appliances will work more efficiently and use less electricity at a much lower voltage. This means that on most sites, electrical equipment is running at a voltage much higher than needed, causing losses.


For full article watch out for the next issue of Footprint out Feb 18.