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Increasing Demand for Air Con Requires Energy Saving Action

Tuesday 23rd August 2016

The summer has been hot in the northern hemisphere, with many places hitting record highs. Just the very humid and hot days have people delighting in the sweet flow from ...

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Energy Saving in Healthcare Can Deliver More Than Money

Wednesday 17th August 2016

In the energy efficiency industry there is a concern that hospitals and health care are a major consumer of energy, and hence it is a major target for the industry. It ...

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Energy Saving Socket for your Gadget Charging

Wednesday 10th August 2016

You check you smart phone or tablet and see that the battery is getting low, and like most of us you plug it and leave it there until you need ...

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MIT Researchers Monitor the Energy Used by Individual Appliances

Wednesday 3rd August 2016

Knowing how much energy individual appliances or pieces of equipment is consuming is a major step improving energy efficiency. if you can see the energy used you will know which ...

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DC Delivers Major IT Energy Savings

Wednesday 27th July 2016

An interesting innovation that promises to save up to 80% of the energy used to power IT devices looks set to help many businesses and organisations not only cut utility ...

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Cool Your House and Save Energy This Summer

Wednesday 20th July 2016

With summer here, and some places receiving blasts of heat in particular, how can you stay cool without buying loads of energy to run AC systems. Or if you haven’t ...

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Radiator Squirrel is the Nuts for Simple Energy Saving - Video

Wednesday 13th July 2016

Keeping energy saving simple is the best method. Unfortunately energy efficiency technology and innovation is often by its very nature is complicated. Hence, it’s great when we come across a simple ...

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Launch of Solar Powered Cars

Wednesday 6th July 2016

Powering a car by renewal energy is claimed by many people to be a sensible idea - the problem is realising that in a real world environment. Certainly solar energy ...

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Trucks Powered on Electric Avenue

Wednesday 29th June 2016

The world´s first electric road is being inaugurated near the city of Gävle in central Sweden, the result of a unique partnership demonstrating the path towards fossil-free transportation. Scania is ...

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Captain Piccard Logs First Solar Atlantic Flight - Video

Wednesday 22nd June 2016

The Solar Impulse 2 aircraft has completed the first solar-powered flight across the Atlantic, writing itself one more into the record books. Bertrand Piccard was at the controls of the ...

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Magnetic Commercial Refrigeration Reduces Energy

Thursday 16th June 2016

Fridges swallow up energy while sitting in your kitchen, buzzing away keeping your chilled foods at a healthy temperature - they are not particularly eco-friendly, despite the A rating not ...

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The Rock of Gibraltar's Wave Power

Wednesday 8th June 2016

A prominent lump of rock at the entrance to the mediterraen sea is an ideal place to develop wave energy, which is exacty what Eco Wave Power Ltd. (EWP) have ...

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Fishy Power for the Future

Wednesday 1st June 2016

Many researchers have been attempting to find an evermore eco-friendly ways to generate electricity. There have been attempts to see ways to use bacteria and even human waste to provide ...

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Avoid a Blackout at Home While Charging your EV

Wednesday 25th May 2016

One of the main problems that electric vehicle users find while trying to charge their cars at home is that a potential non-expected overconsumption may cause a black out in ...

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Self Charging Battery Worn on Skin

Wednesday 18th May 2016

An international research team has developed a means for applying a stretchable battery to human skin that not only carries enough charge to power a portable device, but can be ...

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Stepping Down for Energy

Wednesday 11th May 2016

UK firm Pavegen’s floor tiles that convert the kinetic energy of footsteps into electricity were first developed in 2009, and we posted about how they had laid their high-tech paving ...

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EV Charging Network Raises $50M Funding

Wednesday 4th May 2016

The world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, ChargePoint, has secured an additional $50 million in funding r Global sales of EVs increased by 80% in 2015 alone to more than ...

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An Unexpected Discovery Leads to Better Battery

Wednesday 27th April 2016

An unexpected discovery has led to a rechargeable battery that's as inexpensive as conventional car batteries, but has a much higher energy density. The new battery could become a cost-effective, ...

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Sun Powered San Fran

Wednesday 20th April 2016

San Francisco has unanimously passed legislation requiring solar panels to be installed on new residential and commercial buildings constructed in the city. The legislation will make San Francisco the first ...

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Green Buildings Benefit Investors and the Planet

Wednesday 13th April 2016

“Saving the planet is not the only reason why commercial real estate investors should seek out  buildings that use green technology.” The above statement if made about a new report from ...

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UK Energy From Iceland?

Wednesday 6th April 2016

Some part of the world have an over abundance of free renewable energy. Obviously we may consider desert areas with loads of sunshine and sea facing coasts with plenty of ...

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One in Five Home Appliances Use More Energy Than Claimed.

Wednesday 30th March 2016

One in five home appliances tested by UK consumer and green groups consumes more energy than claimed on the packaging.  The three year investigation into fridges, dishwashers, light bulbs and other ...

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Return of an Electrified Bubble Car

Wednesday 23rd March 2016

Some older European readers may well remember the Isetta Bubble Car. BMW Isetta produced the world’s top-selling single-cylinder car for 8 years from 1955, with 161,728 units sold. The name ...

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Energy-related CO2 Emissions Flat for Second Year

Wednesday 16th March 2016

Global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) – the largest source of man-made greenhouse gas emissions – stayed flat for the second year in a row, according to analysis of preliminary ...

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Good Vibrations for Energy

Wednesday 9th March 2016

Many innovators have tried to adapt wind turbines to be more more pleasing to the eye. They have concocted designs that look like trees, other natural or even local manmade ...

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