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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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Gravity for IoT Energy Savings

Wednesday 8th February 2017

Alpha Nodus, a technology innovation company, announced last month a revolutionary new software and hardware Internet of Things (IoT) platform for the enterprise lighting and climate control industry. They have ...

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Dr Rosenfeld - The Father of Energy Efficiency Dies

Wednesday 1st February 2017

ARTHUR H. Rosenfeld died last Friday, aged 90, he was an American physicist who became known as the father of energy efficiency. He was encouraged to start thinking in the ...

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Climate Change Trumped Up?

Wednesday 25th January 2017

Donald Trump is now in the White House, and no sooner had he been inaugurated had he started to make his promised changes, at least in words on the ‘new’ ...

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Energy Saving - Women's Work

Wednesday 18th January 2017

In our posts we have to admit we automatically angle thoughts, opinions and news from the developed world, occasionally picking on some item of interest from the aforementioned countries. Hence ...

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2017 - US Energy Efficiency Will Improve

Wednesday 11th January 2017

We have been looking ahead at the year ahead, picking out a couple of likely advancements in energy efficiency or energy saving devices. In this post we consider whether energy ...

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Will 2017 See Missed Opportunity Targeted?

Wednesday 4th January 2017

Now we are into 2017, by four days at least, what can we look forward to this year regards energy efficiency? In our last post we considered the gathering research ...

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2017 - Progress in Energy Harvesting?

Wednesday 28th December 2016

As we are on the verge of 2017 what energy breakthroughs may we see over the next twelve months? There are an increasing number innovative energy efficiency and saving ideas ...

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BT Tower, Energy Efficiency and the Internet of Things

Thursday 22nd December 2016

The internet of things (IoT), apart from being used in cyber attacks, is the future but those driving it forward are also proving to be energy efficient conscious. At a height ...

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Glacial Retreat - Research Blames Climate Change

Wednesday 14th December 2016

Improving energy efficiency is recognised as one of the major weapons in the fight against climate change, in reducing temperature rise to trageted levels. There are still many who do ...

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Pruitt - Fox in the Hen House

Thursday 8th December 2016

US President elect, Donald Trump, has been worrying many people with what they suspect could be a major overhaul of the way America conducts itself politically at home and abroad. ...

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