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Saving Energy & Lighting the Road Ahead

Wednesday 6th September 2017

UK Motorways are set to become ever brighter - Highways England has switched to innovative lighting ideas after carrying out a series of improvements which could save more than 700 ...

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Scrapping EU Energy Efficiency Standards Would Increase UK Energy Bills Post-Brexit

Wednesday 30th August 2017

Scrapping energy waste standards on domestic appliances and light bulbs could add £90 to household electricity bills if less efficient Chinese products flood the UK market after Brexit. Currently, British appliances ...

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The Benefits of an Eco-Home

Wednesday 16th August 2017

A new report published by leading global real estate advisors CBRE Residential reveals the full environmental impact of residential property. The report also looks at how to create an eco-friendly ...

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Knowledge Transfer Partnership to Look at Building Energy Performance Shortfalls

Wednesday 9th August 2017

Scotland’s University of Strathclyde’s Energy Systems Research Unit (ESRU) has teamed up with software provider Arbnco on a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to devise a way of calculating why the ...

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Calculate Your Global Footprint fir Earth Overshoot Day

Wednesday 2nd August 2017

The Global Footprint Network, an international research organisation, marked today, August 2, as Earth Overshoot Day with the launch of a new mobile-friendly Footprint calculator at Earth Overshoot Day is the day ...

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UK Looking to Lead Way in Energy Storage With Competitions

Wednesday 26th July 2017

UK Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark announced this week the launch of the first phase of a £246 million government investment into battery technology to ensure the UK builds ...

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Energy Efficiency World Record Set by ABB Motor

Wednesday 12th July 2017

LEADING technology company ABB has built a motor that sets a world record for energy efficiency. Tests carried out on a 44 megawatt 6-pole synchronous ABB motor shortly before delivery ...

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U.S. Mayors Show Leadership in Green Energy

Wednesday 5th July 2017

Unlike the current federal administration in the United States, the Mayors of many U.S. cities are showing leadership in promoting energy efficiency, renewable electricity and low-carbon transportation according to a ...

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Clemson University Adopts Energy Efficiency Technology

Wednesday 28th June 2017

JOHNSON Controls' Distributed Energy Storage System is making it easy for Clemson University, South Carolina U.S., to operate its world class graduate engineering building more efficiently by integrating next-generation energy ...

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Too Busy to Switch-Off - Automate Your Desk Lamp

Wednesday 21st June 2017

When we live busy live we can find awe waste plenty of electricity, as we do seem to rushed to even flick off a switch. This can often happen when ...

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Non-Publication of Energy-Efficiency Standards - Administration Sued

Wednesday 14th June 2017

AMONGST the legal battles facing the Trump Administration in the U.S. is an accusation that they violated the law by the non-publication of energy efficiency standards. 11 states and the city ...

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Shut Up Your Chimney

Wednesday 31st May 2017

Breathe London, who advise on air quality in London, have revealed that having an open chimney is bad for your health and your energy bill. They reckons that insulating your home ...

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Energy Efficiency & For Carbon Tech Could Save 25B Toones of GHGs

Wednesday 24th May 2017

Energy efficient & low carbon technologies have the potential to save up to 25 billion tonnes of greenhouse gas and 17 million tonnes of particulate emissions annually according to a new ...

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Light from Salt, Water and Air

Wednesday 17th May 2017

Emergency lighting is a life saver, whether due to a problem in a building or some natural catastrophe, being bale to access light can be vital. This new emergency LED ...

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Turkey's SMEs Get Energy Efficiency Leasing Opportunity

Friday 5th May 2017

FMO, the Dutch development bank and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group are providing a loan to leading Turkish leasing company Finans Leasing for improvements in SME energy efficiency. The ...

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Bio-morphing Material Can Help Save Energy

Thursday 4th May 2017

In the past people were energy savvy - if at home they began to feel a little chilly they wouldn’t quickly add another piece of coal to the fire, or ...

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Small, Smart & Beautiful Energy Saving Tree

Wednesday 26th April 2017

This week we though we would post on a quirky energy saving device that could take pride of place on your desk, window sill or kitchen worktop. Apart from saving ...

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Liquid Solar Energy Storage - Video

Wednesday 19th April 2017

Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden have demonstrated efficient solar energy storage using a chemical liquid. The stored energy can be transported and then released as heat whenever ...

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Ways to Save Energy

Wednesday 12th April 2017

Yahoo Finance recently ran an article highlighting 11 ways to save energy - which is worth quoting here. Try them and start saving, here are a few of the suggestiong ...

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Baseball More Energy Efficient

Wednesday 5th April 2017

IN the U.S. the 2017 Major League Baseball season started this week, but did the fans notice more than the play? The stadiums are now more energy efficient than they ...

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A Few Energy Saving Tips

Wednesday 29th March 2017

Here are some simple energy saving tips for you consider for your household: 1 degree. Check your house/room thermostats, dropping it by just 1ºC (33ºF) produces valuable savings. Curtains. As the light ...

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Climate Action Reduces Energy Bills

Wednesday 15th March 2017

UK climate action has reduced emissions without increases in energy bills, according to the Committee on Climate Change (CCC). Action to tackle climate change and improve energy efficiency has occurred alongside ...

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Never Underestimate Secondary Benefits of Energy Efficiency

Wednesday 1st March 2017

You would expect an LED manufacturer to be energy efficient, it is very much a part of what they do. An interesting story popped up recently about lighting company Philips ...

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IoT Growth Requires Energy Efficiency

Wednesday 22nd February 2017

The “internet of things” is growing and affecting all our lives, whether we like it or not! What is it? As Larry Hardesty of MIT news explains, it is the ...

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Switch Off Instead of Using Stand-by Power

Wednesday 15th February 2017

We have posted previously about the appetite for electricity of devices placed on stand-by, but a reminder and a few up today figure will only encourage more to switch things ...

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