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The Hive Active Heating System is one of a number of such ‘smart’ systems on ...Go to Article
The joint World Bank-IFC program, Lighting Africa, is a two-year consumer education campaign to promote ...Go to Article
Yesterday Sir James Dyson, the entrepreneur and inventor behind the Dyson vacuum cleaner manufacturers and ...Go to Article
A solar bridge sounds like some ginormous construction spanning the solar system to the sun - but it’s not, it's a bridge with solar panels on it. Now that may ...
Around the world people are under the strange belief that beer in the UK is served warm - not so, much of the country's beer is chilled, even many traditional ...
Korean inventor Ryan Jongwoo Choi must have had a 'light bulb' moment when he dreamed up his amazing ES Pipe Water Wheel to help people see the light. Recenlty we have ...
Electric trains, trams and buses all using overhead power lines is a reasonably common site around the world, and now we see the same for trucks! Siemens have announced the 'eHighway ...
In the developed world we take the availability of energy for granted - you flick a switch and you expect the light or a device to instantly come alive, we ...
A wind energy company formed out of MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Altaeros Energies, is reaping the whirlwind, as it were, by prospecting for their source energy where they know ...
How often have you sat in Starbucks and surfed the net on your iPad - if not you then you certainly know that plenty of people have been doing it ...
We have been reviewing some very ingenious gadgets over recent posts, but how about turning the tables on the gadgets, as gadgets are also energy hungry little blighters, eating up ...
We take solar energy very much for granted nowadays. How many of us have solar powered garden lights, often due to ease of fitting and not environmental concerns - stick them ...
We brought you news of a shower powered shower radio this week, and asked if you could come up with any other ideas for similar gadgets that could use domestic ...
We thought we would look at a gadget which isn’t new as its been around for a few years now, but it can save energy and emissions so simply - ...
Showers are more environmentally friendly than a bath, as they use less water energy to heat, so it used to be claimed. The shower radio has become popular - meaning people ...
“Chim chiminey Chim chiminey Chim chim cher-ee! A sweep is as lucky As lucky can be” This well loved song from Mary Poppins harps back to former times when shaking a Chimney Sweeps ...
My smart phone was damaged recently, but as I was due an upgrade within a couple of months I decided to put the sim card into an older phone I ...
There has been an ongoing argument regarding climate change, with part of the argument covering whether it is caused by natural events or human action. The view that man is responsible ...
We have all laid in bed in the morning when the alarm makes its unwelcome nudge, calling for you to leap out of bed to face the day ahead - ...
I am astonished by what some people do to achieve or even create a world record, all to be certified by the Guinness World Record team, some of them should ...
If you need a lot of light but wish to save energy and money you may be advised to invest in LED lighting, and how much cheaper to just buy ...
LED lighting has really taken off, its energy efficient, long lasting and provides a good light - but it can also bring other benefits, such as helping to catch fish ...
I have been posting this week about saving energy in the home and, by extension, the work place, well how about in between - that is on the commute to ...
I rarely understand politics and politicians - there seems to be many contradictions in what they say and do, and as far as energy efficiency it is just as confusing ...
By Steve Hill I mentioned in my last post about energy waste - one of the first areas to consider when you wish to save energy as it is usually quick, ...
ENERGY is something we used to just take for granted - at least I did, I do not think I am alone in this. As a child and teen I ...
Scotland may be a small country, but its stake in the future renewable energy is about to get serious as Aquamarine Power’s Oyster 800 Wave energy device will soon be ...
by Steve Hill Is it because men are gadget aware, conscious, interested - or obsessed as my wife would put it - that men are more aware of energy efficiency than ...