Polygon acquires Caption Data

Polygon acquires Caption Data to strengthen IoT Services and ExactAire® offering Polygon has signed an agreement to acquire Caption Data Limited, which Polygon has been a minority owner and customer since 2010. Together they offer end-to-end environmental monitoring solutions for indoor air quality, leak detection, toxic gas monitoring, and energy management under the technology product…

Carbon Footprint Workshop – The 6-step Plan to Carbon Neutral

Caption Data’s Marketing Manager, Danielle attended a workshop provided by The University of Birmingham’s ATETA project with Go Green Experts, the workshop which helps to offer SMEs simple solutions to reduce their carbon footprint and ultimately onto the path to carbon neutral.   The theme for the workshop is helping businesses towards net- zero based…

It’s a Damp Subject: Breaking the Mould in Social Housing

It’s a damp subject: Breaking the mould in social housing. Many varying root causes can lead to dampness and mould in a property, and the overall impact on tenant wellbeing is familiar across the rental and affordable housing sector. Tenants report distress, daily living disruption, financial implications, and a genuine concern for health-related mould issues…

Fuel Poverty, Damp and Mould Podcast

CDL was delighted to be invited to take part in a podcast hosted by Housing Digital in their 3rd installment to talk about the growing issues around fuel poverty and crucially tenant well-being, and the surrounding damp and mould issues within the social housing sector. In the podcast, joining us were HACT, Home Group, and Davis, French & Associates who…

Increase in Legal Cases Against Social Landlords For Mould Claims

Increase in legal cases against social landlords for mould, It’s not always easy to prove who is responsible for resolving problems with damp and mould in social housing properties. This is because it can be difficult to find the exact cause of damp. Tenants of housing associations could contact the local authority’s Environmental Health department.…

Is there mould in your rental property inventory?

Mould and mildew in properties are serious concerns for landlords and housing associations. Failure to deal with mould can lead to serious health problems for tenants, can cause damage to a property and can leave a landlord open to legal action and a large bill if not dealt with. What is mould? Mould is a…

Water Utilities aiming to become carbon net-zero

Understanding what energy assets are using or wasting, will help Water Utilities towards becoming carbon net-zero and offer substantial cost savings. The government recently announced its intention to set in law a world-leading climate change target, which will require significant effort across all sectors of the economy including the Water Utilities industry to become carbon…