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.
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.
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...
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.
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...
Monday, October 29, 2012 - 10:59
ISLANDS made of solar panels could power thousands of homes in even the most densely populated countries.
Norwegian researchers DNV unveiled their design for a brand new renewable energy source at Singapore International Energy Week last Thursday (October 25).
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 15:42
Another solar event was held in Birmingham’s NEC recently. Over 60 of the world’s leading solar module providers gathered for one of the UK’s largest solar PV trade events. Some exhibitors stood out more than others for one reason or another. If you’ve never been to a solar...