The Eco Experts Blog

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 09:22
BIRMINGHAM’S residents are greener than the rest of the UK, according to a new survey. A huge proportion of the Midlanders say they would act in an environmentally friendly way, even if there was no financial incentive. In a survey of 2,000 people by The Eco Experts 40% of...
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 16:56
THE GLOBAL Solar PV industry looks set to grow by a staggering 26-fold over the next twenty years, perhaps even more so, according to the International Energy Agency. Incredibly, the group said if the world acted to meet its climate change forecasts, the rate of increase could...
Monday, November 12, 2012 - 15:51
A PIONEERING solar energy project has scooped a prestigious national award. The renewable energy scheme in Brixton, South London, was presented with the finance award by actor Brian Blessed at the Sustainable Housing awards, held in The Hilton Hotel in Park Lane. The scheme,...
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 16:42
HOMES and businesses in Cornwall can snap up free solar panels, meaning they can power their electrical goods for no cost. Cornish energy charity, Community Energy Plus, re-launched its successful Solar Communities project, which offers homes and businesses free solar PV. Last...
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 15:11
FROSTY spells and large energy bills have left many people across the country worrying how they can afford to keep their home warm and cosy this winter. The matter has caused so much concern, a collaboration of groups hosted the Big Energy Saving Week, a national campaign...
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 14:32
YOU CAN earn an extra £100 a year from your solar panels thanks to panel costs dropping and bigger models being installed, meaning now is the perfect time to invest. According to new figures from the Energy Saving Trust you can earn up to £635 a year from your panels, as...
Solar panel installation - The Eco Experts stop motion
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 12:57
We've made a stop motion solar panel installation film - probably a world first. It was Ian Wright's idea - one of our Eco Experts, not the footballer. And so, early last Friday, Ian took his toybox into the meeting room and didn't come out until the end of the day. The film...
Friday, November 2, 2012 - 16:35
Name: Darren Wick Job Title? Director Company Name: Clean Sun Company Overview: A British supplier and distributor of solar energy and energy efficient products. Why should you buy solar PV? Because there is still a good return-on- investment, despite the...
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 11:26
IKEA will only use energy it has generated itself from renewable sources as part of a £multi-million investment, dubbed People and Planet Positive. The flatpack furniture giants announced the eco-friendly move last week, stating it will produce as much energy as it uses by 2020...
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 11:09
UP TO six new nuclear plants are to be built in Britain, ministers announced today (October 30). Japanese technology firm Hitachi Ltd signed a 700million deal on Tuesday which will see sites developed in Anglesey, Wales and Gloucestershire. In total this new infrastructure...