Green finance: can it support home energy efficiency?

17 January 2019

We took a general look at green finance in our last blog. Now, we’re looking more specifically at the role of green…

Coolproducts, the Restart Project and repairability

24 December 2018

A series of votes currently going through the European Parliament could soon turn our attention to the how easy it is to…

What kind of energy saver are you?

20 December 2018

We’ve all got our own reasons for wanting to save energy. For some people it’s a smart move because it’s a way…

Dealing with damp at home

26 November 2018

Figures from the English Housing Survey show 4% of the estimated 23 million households in England had rising damp or other damp…

Top five tips to save energy in the kitchen

23 October 2018

Here are some quick tips to help you save energy in the kitchen and save money on your energy bills.

How to be energy efficient online

17 August 2018

Government statistics show 90% of households have internet access, with smartphone usage being the most popular way to access the internet.

Shedding new light on halogen bulb phase-out

5 March 2018

Time’s nearly up for halogen lighting – with all but a few types of the gas-based bulb scheduled for phase-out on 1…

Getting the best from energy efficient lighting in your hall

19 February 2018

In this lighting series, we talk to lighting designer Graham Festenstein about the approaches to take in the entrance area of your…

Dryer costs tumble as technologies improve

15 February 2018

New figures show that picking the top-rated A+++ tumble dryer models can save you more than £750 in running costs over their…

Getting the most from energy efficient lighting in your bedroom

14 February 2018

In previous blogs we’ve explored the living room and kitchen and dining areas. In this latest instalment we move on to the…