Solar photovoltaic sales in the UK slowed down dramatically last month following the government’s cut in feed-in tariffs.
Renters in the UK are missing out on potential savings of £990 million on energy bills because their properties are lacking basic energy efficiency measures like insulation.
UK retailers are wasting 40% of their total energy use by running air conditioning, heating and lighting systems when they are closed, according to a study by WEMSinternational.
The UK government today launched a call for evidence to feed into its gas generation strategy, which forms part of the Coalition’s wider plans to create a secure and affordable route to low carbon economy.
Business leaders are today calling on the European Union to redouble green growth efforts, strengthen the Emissions Trading System and stepping up renewables and energy efficiency targets.
South Korea is to become the latest nation to implement a cap and trade system for its greenhouse gas emissions.
Satellite imagery company GeoEye is joining forces with Geostellar to map every commercial and domestic rooftop in the US for solar power potential.
The US Department of Energy has joined forces with Canadian and Mexican partners to unveil a map of the potential carbon storage capacity across the continent.
The Crown Estate, which manages the UK’s coastal waters, has granted a lease agreement to Eco2 and its subsidiary Tidal Energy to develop a tidal energy project in Wales.
Investing in a smart grid sooner rather than later will benefit the UK, according to a report out last week commissioned by 23 leading companies as part of SmartGrid GB.