The UK’s first ever council solar bonds, issued by Abundance and Swindon Borough Council, have sold out a month early, setting a benchmark in innovation for local authorities to fund renewable energy and other infrastructure projects and boost the...
It is a well-known fact that the property sector is being heavily regulated on energy efficiency measures, such as ESOS, EPCs and P272 among many others. However, there are other regulations, which have outstanding implications for the UK property...
A primary school in Liverpool has reduced its operational costs by £4,000 a year, thanks to an LED lighting installation using products specified at One Electrical. The existing lighting installation at Banks Road Primary School in Garston featured various types...
West Sussex County Council has a growing track record of delivering successful low-carbon projects and an understanding of the role that local authorities can play in the energy sector. The authority has demonstrated its commitment to renewable energy over a...
Three Liverpool hospitals receive new Investor Ready Energy Efficiency™ certification, £100 million to be deployed across EU, UK A consortium of three National Health Service (NHS) Trusts in Liverpool is the first in Europe to receive the newly launched Investor...

Life after DECC

Managing Director of NAPIT Certification David Cowburn discusses how the recent restructure of the Department of Energy & Climate (DECC) could affect the energy efficiency and renewable’s industry and beyond. Of the recent whirlwind of activity across Westminster throughout the...
The University of Northampton is relocating to its new £330m Waterside Campus, located on a 58 acre brownfield site, and Vital Energi have completed the 1,600m district heating network which will carry low-carbon heat and hot water throughout the...
Today, 62% of UK companies cite finance issues as the biggest barrier to delivering energy saving upgrades.* Poor energy efficiency is costing these firms economically. Simultaneously, the environment suffers and the UK's green economy falters. Now, energy efficiency's star is ascending;...
Bristol Energy, the first municipal energy company in the South West and one of the first in the country, is officially open for business. The energy supply company was created by Bristol City Council in 2015 to be a...
For high consumers of electricity, using an energy consumption monitoring device can be an effective means of checking power usage and can lead to energy savings. The Tinytag Energy Logger is a portable data recorder which monitors electricity usage...