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Nov 30th 2022
Buildings: Designed for Energy, Operated for Comfort

Buildings account for almost 40% of global energy consumption. They are designed with energy efficiency in mind, but a large proportion of energy consumption in buildings is often...

Nov 29th 2022
How Digital Twin technology is helping Glasgow's Pollok Park achieve net-zero by 2030

IES have created a Digital Twin of Glasgow’s Pollok Country Park to support the city’s commitment to reaching Net Zero Carbon by 2030, helping maximise use of the city’s green and...

Nov 25th 2022
Python in the VE: VE Scripts - Working with ApacheHVAC

In our latest Python in the VE series article we look at working with ApacheHVAC. What? We create series of functions to help access VE ApacheHVAC component data. We use these...

Nov 23rd 2022
Adding value to your Energy Management Plan: Net-Zero, ESG and Enhanced Productivity

For most businesses reducing energy costs is top of the agenda right now, but it isn’t the only priority. Looming Net-Zero targets, ESG disclosure requirements and the health,...

Nov 22nd 2022
Irish Life: Pathways to Net-Zero using Sleeping Digital Twins

IES have been working with one of Ireland’s leading life, investment and pensions companies, Irish Life, using their Sleeping Digital Twin process to breathe new life into...

Nov 17th 2022
Showcasing innovation in the built environment on COP27’s Solutions Day

A sense of urgency is rising as the end of the COP27 climate summit nears. The past week has been plagued with reports that negotiations have been running behind schedule, with...

Nov 16th 2022
New updates launched for IES intelligent Virtual Network (iVN) tool

We’re delighted to announce the launch of significant updates to our software tool for energy consultants - the Intelligent Virtual Network (iVN) – which can decarbonise energy...

Nov 15th 2022
How can businesses take control of their building energy use on COP27’s Energy Day?

Today marks the Energy Day at COP27, a day which has promised to deal with all aspects of energy and climate change. Everything from renewable energy and smart grids, to energy...

Nov 11th 2022
Decarbonisation day at COP27: Why we must tackle our aversion to energy efficiency

Today, the thematic focus at COP27 is decarbonisation. The programme promises to discuss the many technologies which are emerging as potential solutions to reduce carbon in the...

Nov 8th 2022
COP27: “We are in the fight of our lives. And we are losing.”

As world leaders took to the stage in Egypt yesterday to begin negotiations at the COP27 climate summit, it was hard not to be struck by an overwhelming feeling of despair at the...

Nov 2nd 2022
The Impact of Weather File Selection

This article is the first one of a series discussing “Net Zero” strategies by investigating modelling approaches to bridge the performance gap and ultimately improve the...

Oct 27th 2022
Using Digital Twin Technology to Support a City Reaching Net Zero Carbon by 2030

We’re excited to be featured in the latest B1M documentary discussing how, through Digital Twin technology, we’ve helped a 270-year-old mansion and surrounding buildings within...

Oct 24th 2022
Meet the IES Team: Kirsty Summers, HR Assistant

Next up in our Meet the Team series is Kirsty Summers, who currently works as an HR Assistant in our Glasgow office. Read on to find out what she had to say about her experience...

Oct 19th 2022
Energy Efficiency in Action: Find out how we helped save significant energy costs for these organisations

The UK government’s latest U-turn on its mini budget plans may have provided some short-term relief to stabilise financial markets. However, businesses and households now face...

Oct 18th 2022
Python in the VE: VE Scripts – Working with Constructions

In our ninth Python in the VE article, we focus on working with constructions. What? We use GET and SET methods to access VE construction data. To use them you need to navigate...

Oct 13th 2022
Foster + Partners turns to IESVE to close performance-based design gap

Global architecture and engineering practice, Foster + Partners is using IES Virtual Environment (IESVE) to deliver the best environmentally friendly design outcomes for its...