Being More Energy Efficient

We hear so much in the media from journalists, experts and from politicians on the subject of the environment and climate change. It’s definitely a “hot” topic but it’s also one that courts a high degree of publicity because...
When specifying a hot water storage system there will be several considerations to make, but sizing will be key to ensuring a building’s demand for hot water is met. George Linder, Product Manager of Cylinders at...
Since the water industry in Scotland opened its doors to competition many years ago Public Sector Scotland  have been literally hemorrhaging £millions on incorrect charges and losing out on potential savings and reductions on water bills due to poor...
Kevin Greenhorn, Managing Director, Energy Solutions, SSE Enterprise The Government recently set out its plan to improve energy efficiency in businesses by 20% by 2030. This is a step in the right direction – but to those of us who...
David Hall, Power Systems VP UK & Ireland at Schneider Electric Climate change is surely the greatest threat to face humanity in thousands of years. Adverse climatic conditions and freak weather events...
-- Kiribati Motto translates as "Health, Peace and Prosperity" -- A long time ago when I was working for the MOD I wrote an article for the company magazine titled something like “Why turning a light off in Shropshire today...
With around 80% of the UK’s households (not to mention scores of businesses) powered by it, mains-supplied natural gas is an integral fuel to the UK’s energy mix. The result is continued high demand, and a busy, competitive market...
Extending the reach of affordable solar energy will have both environmental and societal benefits says Dr. Geoff J. Nesbitt, CEO, Verditek Clean technology is more than just a ‘greenwash’ that some have accused the e-tech and energy industries of...
UK environmental policy has come a long way in the last forty years. Once colloquially known as the ‘Dirty Man of Europe’, Britain’s policy makers were renowned for their purely reactive rather than forward-thinking approach to environmental protection, only...
Jake Holloway, Chief Product Officer at Crossword Cybersecurity PLC, explains why Supplier Assurance Frameworks are becoming more-and-more essential. The nature of the energy industry means that it inherently has complex supply chains. Each organisation...