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Travel and living

Clever Uses For Shipping Containers

Shipping containers are not just for cargo. They are fast being turned into the coolest new homes, grooviest cafes and functional offices. Don’t believe me? More and more people are using these solid and affordable structures as a green alternative. Once containers are no longer required or are past their […]

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; […]

Solar Light
Green tech

Why Are Solar Lights so Popular?

It seems like every year strides are made in "greening up" our lighting options. The technology has evolved so much that CFLs, the bulbs that seemed revolutionary a decade ago, are now not only old news but almost reviled because of their mercury content. Even LED light bulbs feel commonplace. […]

Shopping

How To Wrap Your Parcel

When travelling through a parcel delivery network, your parcel will be handled several times as it is loaded on and off vehicles, conveyor belts and aircrafts-it's during these shipping processes that that your parcel will experience small impacts, compressions, bumps, jolts or vibrations in transit. As the shipper, it's up […]