The Eco Experts Blog

If you want to suggest a story or invite us to feature your business, please send us an email. Feedback is very welcome too. The Eco Experts blog is written by Alex and Jessica.

Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 18:02
It's not obvious how much energy we're using per week in our homes. We are wasting energy and this can add up to thousands of pounds. It's well worth learning a little about wattage so you can account for yourself, so to point you in the right direction, here's a list of common...
Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 16:05
Ecobuild is the world's biggest event for sustainable design and construction and the UK’s largest construction event. It takes place on 20-22nd March, at the ExCel Centre in Greenwich. Enjoy a free drink and meet The Eco Experts at stand N2272 We will be at EcoBuild at London’...
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 15:38
The Church of England is committed to clean energy methods, and has made the most of the Government's feed in tariffs (FITs) appeal being turned down by installing photovoltaic (PV) arrays across hundreds of its UK buildings. Solar: a new star has risen The Church of England’s...
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 12:04
Here’s another story of solar power proving its mettle. This time it’s the world’s largest PV power plant, which soon will be providing clean energy to 100,000 homes. You’re probably already familiar with solar photovoltaic (PV) on a domestic level but here at The Eco Experts...
Monday, February 27, 2012 - 17:27
Jefferson County International Airport is the first of its kind: an airport which runs on solar power. We take a look at their set-up and learn how much power it has produced so far. An introduction to what photovoltaic (PV) panels can do Solar PV is a fantastic opportunity but...
Friday, February 24, 2012 - 12:07
The UK has recently passed the 1GW mark, a significant milestone considering only 26MW has been produced before the feed in tariff was introduced in 2010. The Eco Experts also take a look at Germany to see what they're up to. Something like a 30x increase in one year Until the...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 14:54
An outline of how the Green Deal works and why it's expected to be of special value when renovating uninhabited properties. What Is The Green Deal The Green Deal is a long term financing initiative of up to £10,000 to help people invest in sustainable technology for their...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 14:39
The Government’s Energy Minister, Greg Barker’s written response to Caroline Lucas claims the DECC (Department of Energy and Climate Change) estimated that appealing the feed in tariffs would save consumers £1.5bn. Solar boom despite the feed in tariffs confusion The Government...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 17:24
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has announced the Government’s plan to appeal the two earlier court rulings that deemed its cuts to the feed in tariffs (FITs) unlawful. Try, try, try again... In December, an alliance of solar companies Solarcentury and...
Monday, February 20, 2012 - 17:50
As world economies continue to shudder at a still-spreading network of recessions, arguments for green technology are finally starting to win big businesses round. Big business thinking greener For homeowners, green technology currently means solar PV panels and the feed in...