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Why it still pays off for businesses to invest in renewable energy

Guest blog by Frank Hartkopf from Mr Renewables Small and medium sized businesses thinking about investing in renewable energy technology have encountered some uncertainties recently. With the government’s Feed-in Tariff scheme having been capped, is it still financially viable to invest in solar...

Submitted by Guest blogger on Tue, 21/01/2014 - 08:45



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Energy efficiency: we all want in

It seems we’re all in agreement: energy efficiency is a good thing that we should be cracking on with. Recent analysis of data from Opower in the States shows that political leanings made very little difference to energy-saving: they’re both getting into it, to broadly the same degree. After a...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 03/07/2013 - 08:45



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Doors open for low carbon innovators

Welcome to the second installment of what’s been a fairly funding-focused week so far on the blog. This one’s more for the small-scale innovators with an eye on bigger things. First up, the Government’s Energy Entrepreneurs Fund , which has just announced a pot of £35million over the next three...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 26/06/2013 - 08:45