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Think you know what’s using the most energy in your home? Don’t be so sure. The average energy bill is rising seven times faster than household income

Last year, we overspent on our energy bills by a staggering £1.4bn because 70% of users are on more expensive Standard Variable Tariffs (SVTs). This has prompted the introduction of the energy price cap.

It’s official: any new homes built in California after 2020 will have to be at least partially solar powered to offset their electricity needs

Carbon emissions from energy generation and use could be cut by more than half with the introduction of green technologies, a new report has indicated.

'Mankind could disappear': Stark warning at climate change summit. UN General Assembly president Maria Espinosa has said mankind is "in danger of disappearing" if climate change progresses at its current rate.

The University of Chester’s Energy Centre is continuing its mission to develop renewable energies, with the installation of a solar PV unit on the Centre’s roof.

GE Robinson has worked with Energy Gain UK Ltd to install a 200 KWp Solar system which will produce approx. 170,000 units of electricity per annum and 3,335,400 units of electricity over the next 20 years.

A business can now be an energy generator as well as a consumer. Self-generation of renewable power to cover a firm’s own needs and selling the surplus to the grid in effect makes energy a profit centre rather than a cost.

Renewable Power

A business can now be an energy generator as well as a consumer. Self-generation of renewable power to cover a firm’s own needs and selling the surplus to the grid in effect makes energy a profit centre rather than a cost.

62{cf95327d0513d2baf7e610edae1aab062ea7617fb61eb05f952da2155946aae5} of the British public would like to benefit from green energy and install solar panels and home energy storage schemes if greater government assistance was available, a new survey has revealed.

62{cf95327d0513d2baf7e610edae1aab062ea7617fb61eb05f952da2155946aae5} of the British public would like to benefit from green energy and install solar panels and home energy storage schemes if greater government assistance was available, a new survey has revealed.

If you are considering solar PV panels for your home or business then you should look at fast-tracking your decision to install and take advantage of the remaining FiT subsidy before the deadline

The Climate Change Levy (CCL) is a tax on energy delivered to business users in the UK. It is designed to incentivise energy efficiency and to reduce carbon emissions - and it is set to rise.

Solar panels

According to a new survey by offshore wind specialists Ørsted, most UK consumers prefer to buy products from companies powered by renewable energy over their competitors who don’t.

Impact of Brexit on Energy Bills

The UK’s exit from the European Union (EU) could lead to higher energy bills. The UK is scheduled to leave the EU on March 29, 2019 and as a result of this a growing number of issues have come to light. Uncertainty around the energy market is the latest issue to cause concern.