Nottinghamshire County Council has become one of the first organisations in the UK to use an export power limiting system on a solar PV system. Hagg Farm, an outdoor education centre for Nottinghamshire young people in the Peak District, was...
Framework removes complexity of energy procurement for public sector; reduces risk of contracts tie-ups with expensive ESPO, the UK’s largest public sector purchasing organisation is renewing its gas supply framework for a further three years due to continuing customer...
The Milton Keynes Carbon Offset Fund (which is administered by the National Energy Foundation as one of its services to local authorities) pioneered the way when it was launched by Milton Keynes Council in 2008. The city has always...
A huge new study conducted by intelligentcarleasing.com comparing every single local authority in the UK for their use of electric vehicles has been released. In the last quarter of 2014 a total of 433 individual councils were surveyed via...
Government ministers will today launch the start of driverless car trials in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The Royal Borough of Greenwich is the location and the local authority partner in the GATEway trials (Greenwich Automated Transport Environment project) -...
The University of Reading has announced a £1 million upgrade to its science labs to improve energy efficiency and cut the environmental impact of its world-class scientific teaching and research. The investment will help the University cut its carbon emissions...
Wiki-Cleantech is a free and collaborative knowledge online platform designed to gather all renewable energy scientific and technology information in one easily searchable place. It includes technical papers and presentations on wind, solar, biomass and other clean energy technologies,...
Councils using toolkit and investing in LED lighting will pay less for electricity in 25 years’ time than they do now. As the cost of electricity is set to double over the next ten years, an easy-to-use toolkit has today...
Improved streamlining of the procurement processes, wider benchmarking & standardisation, lifecycle costings rather than cheapest wins, increased tenant engagement, industry collaboration and review of legislation. A Report has been launched today at EMEX which summaries the key findings of a...
A consortium of leading businesses including BOC and Honda joined the Swindon, Mayor, Cllr Teresa Page, and other dignitaries at a ceremony to mark the official launch of the UK’s first commercial scale solar-powered hydrogen production and refuelling facility...