GE’s lighting division is this week switching on its 27 W light-emitting diode replacement for the 100 W incandescent light bulb.
The UK government today launched a £35 million fund for energy entrepreneurs and a £3 million fund for innovation in heat storage.
Japanese carmaker Honda unveiled this week a house the company has built in the city of Saitama to demonstrate its ‘smart home’ system.
Proposals to require UK homeowners to make their homes more energy efficient when undertaking other renovation or extension work is likely to be opposed by the Prime Minister David Cameron, according to media reports.
Los Angeles has topped the US Environmental Protection Agency’s annual listing of cities with the most Energy Star certified buildings.
Climate Change Minister Greg Barker yesterday announced the first 22 organisations to have signed up to the government’s flagship Green Deal home energy efficiency scheme launching this October.