Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 08:38
On the eve of the UN climate change summit in New York, The Rockefeller family, renowned for making a fortune in the oil industry, announced that they were moving away from fossil fuels and instead investing in clean, renewable energy.
In the landmark move, the Rockefeller...
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 16:42
An incredible newly built eco-house is so efficient it actually creates double the energy it uses.
The property, located in Larvik, Norway boasts a plot of 220m² which includes an outdoor pool and atrium both of which are kept heated from the excess energy production. The...
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...