Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 10:28
AN ANGRY group of solar companies plan to sue the government £140m for business they say was lost after feed-in-tariffs were cut in 2011.
Despite the cuts being found ‘legally flawed’ in court, the group of 17 say they saw a sudden and dramatic fall in business.
In 2011 the...
Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 17:23
A BRAND new solar research and training centre has been opened in Cornwall.
The National Solar Centre, in St Austell in the South West of England was opened by Greg Barker, the Climate Minister, who said it marked a real mile stone in the development of the energy sector.
Monday, January 14, 2013 - 16:52
DOES global climate change exist? Are we being swindled by The Guardian with tales of an iceless future, or by The Mail who triumphantly claim it’s the biggest con since the Ponzi scheme?
Does it matter?
We can argue the stats either way, throw about historical references to...
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 16:31
THOUSANDS of Welsh households are now running on solar power.
Data published by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) suggest more than 23,000 homes in Wales now benefit from solar photovoltaic panels.
The panels convert sunlight into electricity or hot water that...
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 16:48
VARIOUS branches of the South London police have received £22,000 thanks to the installation of solar panels on police stations.
The money comes after the Met registered for the Department of Energy and Climate Change's Feed in Tariff scheme which pays those who invest in the...
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 09:32
THE Energy and Climate Change Department has welcomed a new addition.
Stephen Lovegrove has replaced Moira Wallce as Permanent Secretary and is expected to take his position from February 4.
The Oxford University graduate sat on the board of the Paralympics and Olympics...
Monday, January 7, 2013 - 14:50
SOLAR panels are tempting to save both cash and the environment, but it can be hard to know exactly how much money you can make.
The Energy Saving Trust has created a calculator which, after plugging in a couple of simple details, tells you exactly how much you could save and...
Thursday, January 3, 2013 - 16:46
CONGRATULATIONS, we made it through the Mayan apocalypse and here we are on the other side vowing to give up chocolate, wine, smoking and the rest of it.
Here at The Eco Experts we think one of the most important things we can do this New Year is to look after our planet.
Friday, December 14, 2012 - 16:27
THE GOVERNMENT needs to create a trusted and accountable energy sector to secure investment and stop already notable climate change, said Caroline Flint.
The shadow Energy and Climate Change Secretary emphasised it was crucial the Government made solid targets for the upcoming...
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 10:42
THE NUMBER of solar panels installed last week was almost double the amount installed the week before.
The latest stats from the DECC (Department of Energy and Climate Change) show 1,615 domestic installations took place in the week ending December 2.
The last week of November...