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The UK Government has announced plans to update the Energy Company Obligation (ECO), to include ...Go to Article
Network Rail, who operate the railway infrastructure in the UK, are looking to incentivise staff ...Go to Article
We would like to alert you to a simple energy saving idea - although there ...Go to Article
Using a bio-mimicking of one of nature’s most efficient light-harvesting structures, blades of grass, an international research from the University of Massachusetts Amherst has taken a major step in developing ...
Fusion energy almost sounds too good to be true – zero greenhouse gas emissions, no long-lived radioactive waste, a nearly unlimited fuel supply. The stuff of science fiction, but surely ...
Generating kinetic energy while performing every day activities, or even during the more active hobbies we may be involved in, is an age old wish. Last week we posted about ...
There are many awards for energy saving and efficiency, whether for achievements, innovations or efforts - but now energy saving is central to one of the greatest prizes available - ...
The UK is known for its red public phone boxes - once they could be found on many street corners and every village and hamlet, let alone in lonely rural ...
Could we be about to see the world’s first solar rechargeable battery? Ohio State University has been researching and developing one such device. The researchers report in the journal Nature Communications ...
We reported on kinetic tiled footpaths for the London Olympics back in 2012. The company behind the installation was UK company Pavegen, they have continued to develop kinetic energy systems ...
Where the river meets the sea, there is the potential to harness a significant amount of renewable energy, according to a team of mechanical engineers at MIT. The researchers evaluated an ...
Solar panels on roofs, in fields and even on the sides of buildings - where could they put them next? How about on water! That’s exactly what has happened in ...
Thermal imaging cameras are very useful, they are also very expensive and bulky to carry around. But if you are interested in energy saving though, it can be a vital ...
Concrete is the world’s most-used construction material, and a leading contributor to global warming, producing as much as one-tenth of industry-generated greenhouse-gas emissions. Now a new study suggests a way ...
Charging and draining batteries slowly has been regraded as better for the health of the battery - performing both task at pace is ‘BAD’ for the battery and ‘BAD’ for ...
It is well known that LED lighting is the choice for the future - it is more energy efficient and last longer - but they can be improved. Now Princeton ...
University of Minnesota electrical engineering researchers have developed a unique nanoscale device that for the first time demonstrates mechanical transportation of light. The discovery could have major implications for creating ...
Researchers at the University of California, Riverside’s Bourns College of Engineering have shown that a vehicle navigation tool they created can cut electric vehicle energy use up to 51%. The researchers ...
Yesterday, the world marched for climate action. From Manhattan to Melbourne, over half a million people marched to highlight the need for ambitious commitments from world leaders to tackle the ...
Chewing gum producers could see a boost in demand in the future as form of fuel of choice. Why? You ask - because a group of Canadian researchers have developed ...
Danish capital Copenhagen is famous for its love of cycling and cyclists, as well as promoting public transport, promoting sustainability - but the two modes of transport do not mix ...
Public charging stations for mobile devices are becoming ever necessary as we need to be able to keep our phones and tablets powered up - woe betide us if we ...
One of the major problems facing the installation and operation of solar panels is keeping them efficient. As soon as they are installed they will start be become covered in ...
The shape of a centuries-old Buddhist singing bowl has inspired a Canberra,Australia, scientist to re-think the way that solar cells are designed to maximize their efficiency. Dr Niraj Lal, of the ...
Portable solar panels that are able to recharge your smart devices are fairly common, but today we post about the Sun Power Pad 3000 by Secur, that has some features ...
U.S. State California sped past a major mile-marker this week – selling more than 100,000 plug-in cars since the market started in 2010, according to the California Plug-In Electric Vehicle ...
You learn from a young age that hot air rises, which can mean when winter hits most of the heat in your rooms is up at the ceiling. How can ...
The amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a new record high in 2013, propelled by a surge in levels of carbon dioxide, according to the World Meteorological Organization’s ...