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.
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...
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
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