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Have your say and help shape the future of community energy

Community energy generation has been on the rise in recent years, from innovative solar schemes to district heating in housing blocks and wind turbines on islands. It has also faced some significant challenges. Feed-in Tariff (FITs) cuts have not made things easy – but as Energy Saving Trust...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Fri, 10/02/2017 - 10:44



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Wave of support boosts climate talks

The latest round of UN climate talks have been under way in Peru for more than a week now - and it’s undeniable that there’s a greater mood of optimism about forging a strong, binding agreement in place next year in Paris. Perhaps it’s got something to do with the kind of high-level backing action...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 10/12/2014 - 08:45



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Smart data for a smart future

While the official roll-out of smart meters will not begin until 2015, preparations for the mass roll-out of meters by industry haven’t slowed down. Meanwhile, here at Energy Saving Trust, we’ve been focusing on what you think, and we can reveal that a large number of you are positive about...

Submitted by Stephen Passmore on Wed, 12/06/2013 - 12:58



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Proven credentials kick-start success for green trades

However much your football club pays for their star striker, they always seem to require an ‘arm around the shoulder’ from the boss to keep ploughing on when a barren run in front of goal hits home. Money matters, but often it’s that feeling of security that matters more. So too for the burgeoning...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 12/06/2013 - 08:45