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  • Infographic: Growing importance of sustainable homes for a greener, more resilient future

    Infographic: Growing importance of sustainable homes for a greener, more resilient future

    The impact of climate change is advancing at an unprecedented pace. Household emissions around the world are a major driving force. At present, over one-third of global emissions can be... Read...

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  • Smart home systems upgrade electrical safety regulation

    Smart home systems upgrade electrical safety regulation

    Wiser Energy is key to a smart and safe home. In this all-digital all-electric world, surging energy and data demand has become the lifeforce of the modern home. The rise... Read more » The post...

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  • BIM: Build it twice, but cheaper

    BIM: Build it twice, but cheaper

    As digitization sweeps across the construction industry, the business case for Building Information Modeling (BIM) couldn’t be clearer. There are two transformations taking place in the...

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  • Schneider’s solar-ready steps for builders

    Schneider’s solar-ready steps for builders

    Installing solar at the time of construction can significantly reduce your total installation cost. To protect your bottom line, we would like to share some practical steps to become...

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  • The 5 greatest advantages of Smart Home Automation

    The 5 greatest advantages of Smart Home Automation

    Smart home automation refers to a device, appliance, or system that can connect to a common network, which is independent and remotely controlled. When you bring your home and technology... Read...

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  • Connectivity Ecosystem marks two years of innovation amid pandemic

    Connectivity Ecosystem marks two years of innovation amid pandemic

    The coronavirus has turned the world upside down. As the World Economic Forum recently pointed out to major hospitality brands, “Prior to COVID-19, you were a hotel company that had... Read more...

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  • International Women in Engineering Day: an Interview with Yasemin Borg

    International Women in Engineering Day: an Interview with Yasemin Borg

    In order to celebrate International Women In Engineering Day, I reached out to a number of female engineers across the UK & Ireland, asking them to share their stories, and... Read more » The...

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  • The Easiest way to decide if you need a Smart Home

    The Easiest way to decide if you need a Smart Home

    I often have two stark and immediate thoughts when I enter an exotic restaurant, first whether I’ve made the right decision to experiment and second what to order from the... Read more » The post...

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  • Protection that safeguards your home and family

    Protection that safeguards your home and family

    A consumer unit, or fuse box as some still call it, is the heart of a home. It is the distribution center of the electrical supply and has a big... Read more » The post Protection that safeguards...

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  • The Gang’s All Here: When a Homebound World Relies on the Internet for Everything

    The Gang’s All Here: When a Homebound World Relies on the Internet for Everything

    Everyone is adjusting to the new normal and that means we are relying heavily on the internet – and the electricity that powers it – as our mission critical communication... Read more » The post...

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  • Latest trends and requirements in USB charging

    Latest trends and requirements in USB charging

    It is highly likely that we have all experienced times where our mobile device is running low on battery power and we urgently need to find a charging point. Since... Read more » The post Latest...

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  • Yeonjoo’s Journey: The Adventure of Living in the Pearl of the Orient

    Yeonjoo’s Journey: The Adventure of Living in the Pearl of the Orient

    Yeonjoo Lee, Employer Branding and University Relations Director for Schneider Electric, started her career in the company as the Head of Marketing Communications for South Korea in 2013. Three...

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  • Planning to Renovate Your Home? Fab Homes Bundle is the Solution

    Planning to Renovate Your Home? Fab Homes Bundle is the Solution

    Renovating your house will always be a worrisome and exhausting task – there are so many unique elements to take care of during this phase. Be it finding a reliable... Read more » The post...

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  • Climate change calls for energy self-sufficiency. Is going Solar enough?

    Climate change calls for energy self-sufficiency. Is going Solar enough?

    As fossil fuel emissions accelerate climate change, and natural disasters underscore the value of energy self-sufficiency, the case for solar power has never been stronger. Adoption is being...

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  • From the Rocky Mountains to the French Alps

    From the Rocky Mountains to the French Alps

    Ed Jarvis, Thought Leadership Manager for Power Systems, grew up in Minnesota and Colorado. “A writer at heart,” he loves traveling the world with his wife. He joined Schneider through... Read...

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  • Brazilian expat on the adventure of living abroad

    Brazilian expat on the adventure of living abroad

    It’s a cold afternoon in Paris. On her way to the Charles de Gaulle airport is Aline Paulino, Human Resources Business Partner Director for Industrial Automation at Schneider Electric. Currently,...

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  • From the City of Fury to the City of Lights: María’s expat journey

    From the City of Fury to the City of Lights: María’s expat journey

    María Quiñones, Commercial Performance Controller for Schneider Electric France, started her career with the company in 2012 in Argentina. María was born and raised in Buenos Aires and had...

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  • What Does ‘Home’ Mean To You?

    What Does ‘Home’ Mean To You?

    If you were asked to define ‘home’ in just a few words, which ones would you choose? Some will highlight the ideal house with a picket fence. Others will mention... Read more » The post What Does...

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  • ‘Four winters in Moscow’: Offer Marketing Director shares his expat journey

    ‘Four winters in Moscow’: Offer Marketing Director shares his expat journey

    There are leaves all over the ground on this afternoon in Franklin, Tennessee, USA. Fall is coming to an end and it’s gotten colder. Carlos Navarro, Offer Marketing Director for... Read more...

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  • Executive ‘Global nomad’ on living in four countries and three continents

    Executive ‘Global nomad’ on living in four countries and three continents

    It’s 8am and the view from the 27th floor of the Schneider headquarters in Boston is obscured by thick fog. Sitting at her desk, drinking a cup of coffee is... Read more » The post Executive...

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