MDT offers new KNX Energy Meters for monitoring and controlling energy consumption

For smart energy use, consumption must be recorded, especially if a building also generates energy. For this reason, MDT has developed two KNX Energy Meters whose measured values can be used directly in the KNX system without an additional gateway. Both meters can be used as main and intermediate meters and record energy consumed and […]

tci offers solo smart room controllers in a classic 4-inch square design

With solo and solo+ room control units, TCI offers a particularly smart solution: the square 4-inch touch has the dimensions of a standard switch and fits into a standard flush-mounted box. It offers large buttons and enables intuitive operation of room functions such as lighting, heating and ventilation, and shading. The room control panels task is to provide comprehensive […]

Case Study: KNX award-winning smart castle in France

Systems integrator Lionel Armand describes the automaton of a castle that won the KNX Award 2022 for Smart Home – Europe. La Folie Boulart is a Belle Époque-era castle in Biarritz, in the Basque Country, France. It has been restored as a five-star rental property boasting eight bedrooms, a large reception room, lounge bar, billiard […]

MDT offers KNX Combi Sensor for room climate control 

No more bad air during long meetings in the conference room: the CO2/VOC Combi Sensor from MDT enables demand-oriented ventilation control for automatic improvement of the air quality via the KNX system. For this purpose, it measures the CO2 and the mixed gas concentration (VOC) in the room. With the MDT Combi Sensor, the CO2 […]

Theben Offers thePrema P360 KNX Multi CO2-Sensor

Good indoor air quality has never been more important than it is today. Measuring the CO2 concentration can make a positive contribution to our health by ensuring our rooms are correctly ventilated. This is exactly where thePrema P360 KNX Multi comes in: The presence detector detects not only human presence but also CO2 concentration, humidity, […]

System Design: recognising the value of error messages on the KNX bus

Whether it’s fair or not, the KNX systems integrator is always considered the middleperson when it comes to faults. Simon Buddle explains the value of harvesting error messages that might appear on the KNX bus, and outlines some strategies for turning them to your advantage. How is everybody? Is it just about time to put […]

Siemens Equips RDG200 Thermostat with new CO2 Monitoring and Control Features 

• RDG200 thermostat now equipped with a built-in CO2 sensor for monitoring and controlling indoor air quality • Helps provide a healthy indoor climate and a safe place to work • Achieves high energy efficiency and reduced energy costs  Siemens Smart Infrastructure’s RDG200 thermostat series now offers a model that is natively equipped with a CO2 sensor […]

Theben Announces theMura Motion/Presence Detector is now Perfect for KNX too

Theben AG expands its range of theMura motion and presence detectors for wall mounting. Alongside 230 V models, devices are now also available with integrated buttons for use in the KNX building management system and the KNX-based LUXORliving smart home system. The new theMura KNX presence and motion detectors are also perfect for energy-efficient lighting […]

Theben Offers thePixa KNX Optical Presence Detector for Optimised Building Automation

Theben’s thePixa KNX optical presence detector detects how many people are in a room and where exactly they are located. This information is used to trigger predefined actions in the KNX building control system. It’s not just the building automation features that stand to gain – there’s also a great deal of added value for […]