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  • Can going electric reduce your energy consumption?

    Can going electric reduce your energy consumption?

    Smart home technology makes it possible.  It seems everyone and everything is “going electric” these days, from the way we fuel our cars and cook our food to how we... Read more » The post Can...

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  • Building of the Future – Accelerating Sustainability with Innovation

    Building of the Future – Accelerating Sustainability with Innovation

    The breakneck pace of innovation isn’t slowing down. In fact, it’s accelerating as new technologies, from A.I., big data and the Internet of Things, embed themselves in every aspect of... Read...

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  • Smart home technologies to be the centerpiece of IFA 2022

    Smart home technologies to be the centerpiece of IFA 2022

    Schneider Electric at IFA What are the latest digital home energy trends? How will our homes become smarter, more efficient, and sustainable? IFA 2022, Europe’s biggest technology showcase, will...

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  • Five reasons why your customers are ready for smart home technology

    Imagine being an electrician in the early 20th century and having a customer ask for the very latest in modern conveniences. Back then your options were extremely limited. Maybe you’d... Read...

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  • Why is my electric bill so high in 2022? And how do I fix it?

    Why is my electric bill so high in 2022? And how do I fix it?

    If you’re wondering why your electric bill is so high, you’re not alone. Due to continued supply-chain repercussions two years into the pandemic, along with geopolitical turmoil that’s now...

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  • Square D X Series light switches and receptacles are making an impact across industries

    Square D X Series light switches and receptacles are making an impact across industries

    Most people use light switches, dimmers, and receptacles in their home every day without thinking about them. They don’t consider aesthetics, ease of use or alternative options because, after...

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  • Are smart and sustainable homes smart business for homebuilders?

    Remember when smart home devices were whiz-bang novelties destined for residences of the future? News flash: the future is now. According to one recent article, “The growing consumer propensity...

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  • [Podcast Series] Internet of Things (IoT) powering Smart and Sustainable Homes of the Future

    We are back for the second season of “Climate Change with Net-Zero Homes” podcast with a new highly reputed list of global CEOs, key opinion leaders, industrial analysts, innovators, energy... ...

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  • Get-set for a Net-Zero Australia with Solar

    Get-set for a Net-Zero Australia with Solar

    The climate picture painted by much of the media makes it easy to be pessimistic. Fortunately it’s not all bad news. According to the Clean Energy Regulator (CER), in 2021... Read more » The post...

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  • Access to energy is a global priority for everyone

    Access to energy is a global priority for everyone

    As we move towards a more digitized community, access to energy remains crucial for both individual well-being and national economic development. Let’s take reference from what the United Nations...

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  • From Smart To Sustainable: We Can Retrofit Our Homes To Be Net Zero Within A Decade

    From Smart To Sustainable: We Can Retrofit Our Homes To Be Net Zero Within A Decade

    Today, we are spending more time at home amid ongoing social restrictions, colder weather and increased home-working. This is leading many of us to re-evaluate our housing conditions: to enjoy... ...

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  • Net Zero Home: DIY (Do It Yourself)

    Net Zero Home: DIY (Do It Yourself)

    We have never spent more time in our own homes than we have in the past twenty four months. It is no surprise then that consumer spending on home improvements is... Read more » The post Net Zero...

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  • Virtual CES 2022 – What to expect from Schneider Electric

    Virtual CES 2022 – What to expect from Schneider Electric

    2021 has been a sobering year for anyone concerned about climate change. We’ve witnessed record temperatures being set in Russia, the ‘Heat Dome’ in the Pacific Northwest, the devastating...

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  • The world’s biggest consumer tech show is back! What is in store at CES 2022?

    The world’s biggest consumer tech show is back! What is in store at CES 2022?

    CES is back for 2022, and I am looking forward to seeing the latest and greatest technology innovations on display amongst the thousands of brands and innovators taking part after... Read more...

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  • Can we make sustainability a way of life?

    Can we make sustainability a way of life?

    Recently, climate change and sustainability research reports alongside net zero targets have been making the headlines. But the truth is, the future of the planet rests in the hands of... Read...

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  • The Importance of Lighting In Home Offices

    The Importance of Lighting In Home Offices

    In the world of picture-perfect interiors today, the beauty of lighting is often overshadowed by other elements of design. One might wonder if functionality has even, taken a step back.... Read...

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  • What can a marathon teach us about combatting climate change?

    What can a marathon teach us about combatting climate change?

    At Schneider Electric we are extremely proud to be voted the World’s Most Sustainable Corporation earlier this year*, inspired by many professionals in the industry and hopefully inspiring more...

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  • Which Surge Protector is Best? Plug-on Neutral vs. Universal Surge Protective Devices (SPDs)

    Which Surge Protector is Best? Plug-on Neutral vs. Universal Surge Protective Devices (SPDs)

    There are many choices of residential Surge Protective Devices (SPDs) on the market today and selecting the best electrical Surge Protector can be confusing. Two popular groups of SPDs include... ...

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  • Teaming with partners to provide better digital experiences for an omnichannel future

    Teaming with partners to provide better digital experiences for an omnichannel future

    Farrukh Shad is Senior Vice President for Global eCommerce and Retail Go to market at Schneider Electric. With COVID-19 serving as an unprecedented accelerator, the world is going digital....

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  • Interior Design trends everyone is talking about in 2021!

    Interior Design trends everyone is talking about in 2021!

    If you love tracking all the design trends, this blog will bring to you the best of design, every month! While it is easy to get a long list of... Read more » The post Interior Design trends...

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