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Appliances

Saving Energy Myths Busted

As energy prices increase, there’s a number of things we can do at home to keep costs down. But, what actually works and what doesn’t? We bust a few of the energy saving myths here. For more information on ways to save energy a good starting point is The Energy […]

Economy

The UK’s Energy Mix

The UK's sources of energy, and the ways that they are used, constantly change to reflect fluctuations in fuel costs, technological advances, public opinion and the world economy. Despite an increase in the UK population of over 63 million, energy requirements have dropped below the levels used in the 1970s; […]

Business

Becoming an Energy Efficient Business

For many businesses, energy efficiency is one of those time-consuming, zero-return activities which are the first to be abandoned whenever the phone rings. Though this is understandable, the truth is that most businesses could affect at least a 10% saving via low-cost, and no-cost, means. Translated into balance-sheet figures, a […]

Interiors

Save Money Cutting Down on Energy Cost

Thanks giving, black Friday, cyber Monday and after all Christmas - all these occasions are full of having fun with friends and family, having an amazing turkey feast and a lot of shopping. In fact, this season is being claimed as the season of shopping. Nevertheless, all these expenses do […]

Other stories

The Future of Energy is in Germany

An Australian company has declared that the future of eco-energy lies in Germany by moving its operations into Nordrhein-Westfalen. Ceramic Fuel Cells, a renewable energy company originally based in Melbourne, has relocated its offices in order to take advantage of the country’s forward thinking energy policies - policies that the […]

Green tech

It’s Energy Star Certified… So What?

We've all seen it before when shopping for electronics, home appliances, or perhaps even when entering a building - that blue star that proudly proclaims that what you are buying is "energy star certified." Most of us, based on context, have come to figure out that this has something to […]

Electronics

The Importance of Energy Performance Certificates

The energy performance certificate was introduced in England in 2007 and was put in place for homes with four bedrooms or more. The domestic properties were given an energy rating and since then, regulations have been put in place that requires smaller properties to have an energy performance certificate present […]

Appliances

How to Save Energy This Summer?

Summer brings about sunnier weather conditions and warmer weather. Unfortunately, this welcome change in weather can soon become as nuisance when temperatures skyrocket. When the temperature rises outside, a lot of energy is used to keep the inside of the home comfortable. With the rising costs of energy, it is […]