Free energy efficiency seminar in the East Midlands

Powerstar LogoCompanies in the East Midlands are invited to attend a free Continuing Professional/Personal Development (CPD) seminar aimed at highlighting how to reduce operating costs and improve overall energy efficiency through voltage optimisation. The event, hosted by leading voltage optimisation company EMSc (UK) Ltd, will take place on Wednesday 22nd February at the Jubilee Campus, Nottingham Universities.

The seminar will identify low carbon initiatives, look at energy legislation and explore voltage optimisation solutions and will include presentations by industry experts and keynote speakers. Powerstar sales engineer Kevin Simmonds will provide the keynote address on voltage optimisation. Guest speaker is Bill Mahoney, a member of the Energy Services and Technology Association and a committee member of the Energy Institute Midlands branch.

In addition Geoff Clifton, business development manager of VO4HOME Ltd will discuss voltage optimisation for domestic users and small businesses.

Speaking about the event, Nick Lee, marketing manager at EMS said:

“This free seminar is aimed at helping businesses learn how they can benefit from voltage optimisation and the guaranteed cost savings the technology offers.”

Voltage optimisation is a simple, cost-efficient way to control a building’s incoming voltage in order to maximise energy savings and Powerstar, EMS’ voltage optimisation system, is recognised as being the most efficient voltage solution in the world – it can save up to 26.1% of total electricity consumption and related CO2 emissions without compromising the supply to electrical equipment. The payback period after installing the product is typically between 0.8 and 2.5 years.

The seminar is free to attend and will take place from 9:30 am until 1.00 pm. Attendees will be awarded with training certificates and self-assessment forms on completion of the event. Lunch will also be provided.

Bookings can be made via the Powerstar website, by calling 01709 836200, or by emailing

About EMSc UK

EMS is renowned for designing and manufacturing the Star® range of energy saving products. In addition to the market leading Powerstar voltage optimisation solution, the company also manufactures Airstar and Hotelstar, products that allow companies, organisations and hotels to reduce their energy costs as well as reduce their carbon emissions.

2011 – Winner Innovation of the Year Award Yorkshire Post Excellence in Business Awards

2010 – Winner of the Yorkshire Forward Innovator/10: Innovation in Action Award

2006 – Winner of the CARE4AIR AWARD

2006 & 2004 SMART Award for Innovation


About Powerstar


Can save an average of 12-15% (up to 26.1% savings recorded) of electricity consumption.

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