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...
Monday, April 21, 2014 - 18:30
Staff at The Eco Experts are celebrating after Her Royal Highness, Elizabeth II, awarded its parent company, MVF, with the most prestigious official award for business in the UK.
MVF, in Kentish Town, London, is the UK’s fastest growing tech company and was one of only an elite...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 12:48
“Thirty years from now there will be a huge amount of oil – and no buyers. Oil will be left in the ground. The Stone Age came to an end, not because we had a lack of stones, and the oil age will come to an end not because we have a lack of oil.”
– Ahmed-Zaki Yamani, former Oil...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 10:34
The Eco Experts team were delighted to see that the MIT Review – one of the very last words in technology and innovation – has named a solar company in its Top 50 Smartest Companies of 2014.
Congratulations to 1366 Technologies who’ve made it to 25th place in this prestigious...
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 09:36
Britain is lagging behind most countries in the EU for producing renewable energy and has a long way to go to reach sustainable targets for 2020 says a report by the European Commissions Statistical body.
According to the report, Britain gains only 4.2% of its energy from...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 16:57
Gareth Davies is a seasoned environmental journalist.He has written on the subject for the Sunday Times and Radio Times.This is Gareth's reaction to the 2014 Budget
George’s solar silence
The word “solar” wasn’t mentioned in George Osborne’s 2014 budget speech...