Festivals & Events
Below you can find a number of projects we have worked on with our partners from broadcast sector.
Firefly were asked to install a temporary microgrid at BBC Media City, as a platform for the BBC 5 Live national energy day debate.
Imogen Heap invited Firefly to the idyllic setting of her country garden in leafy Essex to provide power for a live video broadcast.
Below you can find a number of projects we have worked on with our partners from construction & plant sectors.
The Cygnus® 4 provided silent power between 7pm - 7am by automatically switching the diesel generator on/off.
Over a two month period, Cygnus® 4 provided completely silent power on site without requiring any fuel for 74% of the time.
Considerate constructor Highwood reduces noise, emissions, and fossil fuel usage thanks to hybrid generators.
CYGNUS 4 reduced runtime of the diesel generator by over 51% & provided power without intrusion to local residents.
The Cygnus® 2 supplied power for over 65% of the time, delivering over 110 hours of silent power a week.
Over a 15 week period, Firefly’s HPG’s reduced the run time of the diesel generators by 51%, to 1,261 hours.
At the Brentford site, Speedy connected a Cygnus® 4 to a diesel generator, creating a hybrid system.
Cygnus® provided silent power for aviation light 93% of the time, consuming just 76 Litres of diesel each month.
The hybrid option limited the evening load to 4kw continuous power over a 10-12 hour period.
Midas Construction were awarded an £11 million build project to construct student accommodation in Cardiff.
Festivals & Events sector
Below you can find a number of projects we have worked on with our partners in the festivals & events sectors.
The Kitesurfing Armada was an event for all, attracting world champions, pro-kitesurfers, and novice kitesurfers.
Deploying Firefly’s hybrid systems across the festival site helps Shambala 2014 become 100% renewable and reduce biodiesel usage.
Festival power infrastructure was delivered using no fossil fuels and the use of hybrid technology reduced the biodiesel usage by 35%.
Firefly were commissioned by BMW to provide a pedal powered experience for employees in the build up to the Olympics.
Firefly has set up a Firefly Cygnus® Hybrid Power Generator to power the Big Screen on Brighton Seafront.
A clear and defined request… produce a world class film premier with minimised environmental impact.
ESB Electric Ireland set Firefly the challenge of building on the success of the 2010 ‘Karaoke Shower’ show.
Firefly designed and installed part of the power infrastructure for Secret Garden Party Festival in 2014.
We helped experiential agency Undercurrent to launch Samsung’s new smash hit smart phone through Vodafone.
Below you can find a number of projects we have worked on with our partners in the telecoms sector.
Firefly’s HPGs achieve a 54% reduction of diesel generator running time next to an important wildlife area.