Opinion

Are building certifications ‘Greenwashing’ the energy-efficiency industry?

With so many industry buzzwords and certifications, it’s increasingly hard for people to distinguish between what are, and are not, relevant environmental...

The climate can’t wait, so what’s the solution?

The case for 100% Carbon Neutral Gas. James White, sustainability executive at ClimateCare. Green tariffs, centred around renewable electricity,...

I told you so! Behaviour change is the key to climate...

Jes Rutter, Managing Director, JPR Solutions I have been banging the drum for years about how changing behaviour is...

Carbon neutral vs carbon negative: what’s the difference?

By Valpy Fitzgerald, Director of Green Markets at renewable energy provider, Opus Energy As the conversation around sustainability develops...

How to achieve CHPQA assurance to maximise CHP financial incentives

Achieving the CHPQA quality mark is a vital step in maximising savings from CHP technology and avoiding rising energy costs, advises Hugh...

Energy strategy: is your approach to net zero a truly sustainable...

Senior Energy Management Consultant at SMS, Andy Bolitho, argues that a net-zero strategy needs to consider not only the demands and constraints...

Winds of change: embracing the opportunity of the growing offshore sector...

By Alexandre Golisano, Strategy Director Power Systems at Schneider Electric  In the UK, the past few years have seen an increase in an...

The Four ‘C’s of the Energy Transition – Carbon, Capacity, Cost...

In case you’d missed it – the energy transition is massive – in my recent blog on the future of energy I...

An Open Letter to the Water Retail Industry

On the 25th March the National Audit Office published the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs’ report on “Water supply and...

Dilemmas of an Energy Manager

The challenges of energy management The obstacles faced by energy managers are constantly evolving. This is primarily because...