Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 14:14
1. Burj Khalifa
Standing at a breathtaking 829.8m tall, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai is the largest building in the world and uses solar energy to help meet its huge energy demand. Solar panels were incorporated into the design of the building and provide the bulk of the...
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 15:07
The plight of renewable energy within the UK has not been an easy one.
Despite clear targets for 20% more green energy by 2020, the issue of global climate change has become less pressing as both our national security and economy continue to be threatened.
However, things could...
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 15:30
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has announced the closure of the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) due to “overwhelming public demand”.
Surge in Applicants
An unprecedented surge in applications over the past few days has seen the allocated £120m...
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 09:11
With just 10 months to the next general election the government has undertaken another cabinet reshuffle in an attempt to look younger, more female-friendly and relevant to win over those undecided voters.
While many consider the reshuffle a cynical moved designed to...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 10:15
The Eco Experts CEO, Titus Sharpe, met the Queen yesterday at Buckingham Palace, London.
He and fellow co-founder of The Eco Experts, Jules Hopkinson, attended an awards ceremony at the palace on July 14.
They were there after The Eco Experts parent company MVF scooped a...
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 08:57
With anti-EU sentiment running wild across Britain, a referendum on membership appears to be inevitable. An exit from the international body could be detrimental for the UK’s booming energy sector – not to mention the environment.
The Bloated Scapegoat
When times get tough,...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 09:09
FIFA and the Brazilian government have come under heavy fire for lavish spending on this year’s staging of the World Cup. Yet for all the tournament’s flaws, Rio 2014 very well may go on to set new global standards on sustainability.
The FIFA World Cup is the single...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 08:38
In an effort to stifle demand for large-scale renewables, Climate Minister Greg Barker has announced his intention to cut back on government solar subsidies. Not only is the idea anti-green, but it’s also anti-business.
THE UK’s renewable energy sector bears...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 08:40
By Nash Riggins
The UK's Energy Minister has announced a Conservative win in 2015 will mean the axe for wind farm subsidies across Britain. As the nation's energy policy continues to regress, is it time for coalition leaders to finally admit they've abandoned their pledge to be...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 09:43
Forty four years since its birth when twenty million Americans took to the streets in hundreds of public demonstrations against pollution, Earth Day is still going strong today.
The voices of those first activists were heard loud and clear, and Congress soon responded by...