The Eco Experts Blog

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Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 16:20
The Green Deal: explained by Energy Minister Greg Barker and Paul King of the Green Building Council. From a seminar at Ecobuild 2012 Green Deal – The Real Deal? Greg Barker, the Minister for Energy and Climate Change, was one of the biggest crowd pullers at Ecobuild. The Eco...
Monday, March 26, 2012 - 10:16
The Eco Experts’ quick summary of our time at Ecobuild 2012. Ecobuild took place on the 20th – 22nd March at London ExCeL Centre. Around 70,000 people are thought to have attended over the three days. Stand N2272 – Wish you were here! We return from Ecobuild having made new...
Friday, March 23, 2012 - 15:57
The Supreme Court has just kicked out the appeal made by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). The Government's actions over the feed-in tariffs (FITs) has been judged as unlawful for the third time. More below: News just in --> Government overruled for a third...
Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 08:53
Ecobuild at the ExCeL Centre is the three-day home for the world’s sustainable construction industry. This Eco Expert report comes at the end of day two, and touches on the three main themes of this year’s conference: Solar PV, The Green Deal, and The Olympics. The World’s...
EDF and Ofcom
Monday, March 12, 2012 - 10:19
EDF Payment to Vulnerable Customers EDF has been ordered to repay four and a half million pounds by the government watchdog Ofgem, after one of their investigations found that customers who were interested in switching suppliers had not been given accurate estimates of any...
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...