Over half (51%) of those surveyed believe that backdating compensation will help businesses stay competitive This is despite the fact that nearly three quarters (74%) of the respondents were unaware of the upcoming consultation Businesses are keen to...
One year on from water deregulation in England, Kinect Energy Group’s commercial water director, Chris Quinn, expresses his concerns about the business community’s receptiveness to the changes. The deregulation of the water market came into effect on 1 April 2017...
Green light for Göppingen The local authorities in the German town of Göppingen have already used several road-lighting projects to make the switch to LED – with more set to follow. The R2L2 range, designed by Thorn for exactly this...
Jumping in puddles has taken on new meaning at one Manchester primary school after experts stepped in to help stop rain being a drain on school budgets. In a scheme which could save millions if replicated across Manchester, a team...
Lighting energy reduction of 64% per year £36,000 of financial savings and 100 tonnes of carbon over the lifetime of the fittings. Return on Investment of 3 years How do you detect a broken weft yarn in a shuttle...
With the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD) now European law, Kevin Houlden, Industrial and Commercial Specialist at Calor, advises on the steps that operators can take to upgrade their existing boiler plant. The MCPD became European law on 19th December...
The Government’s new annual energy statistics show that renewable energy sources are replacing coal as mainstream technologies generating power for British homes, offices and factories. Today’s figures confirm that 25% of the UK’s electricity was generated from renewables last year...
UK Power Networks’, the UK’s largest electricity distribution network, has revealed the next steps in its plans to transform its network into a smart, flexible grid.  A new report, ‘What our stakeholders said’, summarises how the responses to the...
Already faced with tight budgets, it’s essential for public sector organisations to have an energy procurement strategy in place that will help them mitigate the risk of price increases. The recent spike in the price of oil, and the...
RenewableUK is highlighting new official statistics from National Grid which show that 2015 was a record year for wind energy generation, with onshore and offshore wind farms supplying their largest ever amounts of clean electricity to Britain’s homes, factories...