Setting the record straight on heat pumps

7 June 2021

Many people are unsure about the benefits of heat pumps – and some haven’t even heard of the technology. Here, we set…

Washing machines, fridges and net zero: what’s the connection?

26 May 2021

By making small changes to how we use our home appliances, we can limit the amount of carbon dioxide added to the…

Making home energy improvements with net zero in mind

13 May 2021

To reach net zero, we will need to improve the energy efficiency of our homes and upgrade our heating systems to low…

Net zero, carbon emissions and homes: what’s the connection?

10 May 2021

Making changes to your behaviour at home – as well as making improvements to your home itself – can all help to…

Top tips to reduce your carbon emissions

15 April 2021

We can reduce our carbon emissions by improving our homes, choosing low carbon travel options and making small behaviour changes.

Buying an energy efficient home

13 April 2021

When buying a home, there’s a lot to think about – but that should be no excuse for ignoring energy efficiency.

How to switch supplier and reduce your energy bills

1 April 2021

Many people, particularly those who are on their supplier’s standard variable tariffs could be paying too much for their energy – and…

Think energy efficiency when renting a home

30 March 2021

Homes on the private rental market are more likely than any other tenure to be old and inefficient.

How Earth Hour can shine a spotlight on the climate emergency

26 March 2021

Millions of people will turn off their lights at 8pm local time to draw attention to climate change, waste and other environmental…

Helping householders save water, energy and money – and reduce carbon emissions

22 March 2021

On World Water Day, we take a closer look at how Energy Saving Trust is helping householders in Scotland to not only…