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Organisations Taking More Note of Energy Efficiency

Wednesday 6th December 2017

The 2017 Johnson Controls Energy Efficiency Indicator (EEI) survey of more than 1,500 facility and management executives in the United States, Canada and 10 other countries indicates that 70% of ...

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To Bright to be Right - Light Pollution Causes Concern

Wednesday 22nd November 2017

We all reckon that LED lighting is a good thing, in fact, a great thing. They produce high-quality light at a fraction of the energy consumption and cost when compared ...

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Hive Lights & More

Wednesday 25th October 2017

In the previous post, we reviewed the Hive as a heating control/thermostat - which has proved very useful and energy efficient. But a Hive conjures up the image of busy ...

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The Hive - Convenience of Connectivity

Wednesday 18th October 2017

The Hive Active Heating System is one of a number of such ‘smart’ systems on the market, basically a smart, connected thermostat. It is this aspect we will consider today ...

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Tanzania Helped With Renewables and Sustainable Energy Products

Wednesday 11th October 2017

The joint World Bank-IFC program, Lighting Africa, is a two-year consumer education campaign to promote solar off-grid lighting and energy products in rural communities not connected to the grid in ...

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ESA Member Focus - British Energy Saving Technology

Wednesday 4th October 2017

How a UK-based ESA member is changing the energy world ESA membership is many things – a mark of energy credibility, a source of industry knowledge, a thriving community of experts. ...

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Dyson Enters EV Development

Wednesday 27th September 2017

Yesterday Sir James Dyson, the entrepreneur and inventor behind the Dyson vacuum cleaner manufacturers and their CEO announced to @Dyson employees that they’ve begun work on a battery electric vehicle, ...

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Energy Efficiency Technology Workshops

Wednesday 13th September 2017

The ACEEE (American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy) is holding some interesting workshops next week on technology that help to consume energy efficiently - in the home and particularly ...

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Saving Energy & Lighting the Road Ahead

Wednesday 6th September 2017

UK Motorways are set to become ever brighter - Highways England has switched to innovative lighting ideas after carrying out a series of improvements which could save more than 700 ...

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Scrapping EU Energy Efficiency Standards Would Increase UK Energy Bills Post-Brexit

Wednesday 30th August 2017

Scrapping energy waste standards on domestic appliances and light bulbs could add £90 to household electricity bills if less efficient Chinese products flood the UK market after Brexit. Currently, British appliances ...

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The Benefits of an Eco-Home

Wednesday 16th August 2017

A new report published by leading global real estate advisors CBRE Residential reveals the full environmental impact of residential property. The report also looks at how to create an eco-friendly ...

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Knowledge Transfer Partnership to Look at Building Energy Performance Shortfalls

Wednesday 9th August 2017

Scotland’s University of Strathclyde’s Energy Systems Research Unit (ESRU) has teamed up with software provider Arbnco on a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to devise a way of calculating why the ...

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Calculate Your Global Footprint fir Earth Overshoot Day

Wednesday 2nd August 2017

The Global Footprint Network, an international research organisation, marked today, August 2, as Earth Overshoot Day with the launch of a new mobile-friendly Footprint calculator at www.footprintcalculator.org. Earth Overshoot Day is the day ...

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UK Looking to Lead Way in Energy Storage With Competitions

Wednesday 26th July 2017

UK Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark announced this week the launch of the first phase of a £246 million government investment into battery technology to ensure the UK builds ...

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Energy Efficiency World Record Set by ABB Motor

Wednesday 12th July 2017

LEADING technology company ABB has built a motor that sets a world record for energy efficiency. Tests carried out on a 44 megawatt 6-pole synchronous ABB motor shortly before delivery ...

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U.S. Mayors Show Leadership in Green Energy

Wednesday 5th July 2017

Unlike the current federal administration in the United States, the Mayors of many U.S. cities are showing leadership in promoting energy efficiency, renewable electricity and low-carbon transportation according to a ...

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Clemson University Adopts Energy Efficiency Technology

Wednesday 28th June 2017

JOHNSON Controls' Distributed Energy Storage System is making it easy for Clemson University, South Carolina U.S., to operate its world class graduate engineering building more efficiently by integrating next-generation energy ...

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Too Busy to Switch-Off - Automate Your Desk Lamp

Wednesday 21st June 2017

When we live busy live we can find awe waste plenty of electricity, as we do seem to rushed to even flick off a switch. This can often happen when ...

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Non-Publication of Energy-Efficiency Standards - Administration Sued

Wednesday 14th June 2017

AMONGST the legal battles facing the Trump Administration in the U.S. is an accusation that they violated the law by the non-publication of energy efficiency standards. 11 states and the city ...

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Shut Up Your Chimney

Wednesday 31st May 2017

Breathe London, who advise on air quality in London, have revealed that having an open chimney is bad for your health and your energy bill. They reckons that insulating your home ...

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Energy Efficiency & For Carbon Tech Could Save 25B Toones of GHGs

Wednesday 24th May 2017

Energy efficient & low carbon technologies have the potential to save up to 25 billion tonnes of greenhouse gas and 17 million tonnes of particulate emissions annually according to a new ...

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Light from Salt, Water and Air

Wednesday 17th May 2017

Emergency lighting is a life saver, whether due to a problem in a building or some natural catastrophe, being bale to access light can be vital. This new emergency LED ...

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Turkey's SMEs Get Energy Efficiency Leasing Opportunity

Friday 5th May 2017

FMO, the Dutch development bank and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group are providing a loan to leading Turkish leasing company Finans Leasing for improvements in SME energy efficiency. The ...

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Bio-morphing Material Can Help Save Energy

Thursday 4th May 2017

In the past people were energy savvy - if at home they began to feel a little chilly they wouldn’t quickly add another piece of coal to the fire, or ...

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Small, Smart & Beautiful Energy Saving Tree

Wednesday 26th April 2017

This week we though we would post on a quirky energy saving device that could take pride of place on your desk, window sill or kitchen worktop. Apart from saving ...

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