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Are home renewables right for you?

A lot has changed in the field of domestic renewable energy recently. Solar power has taken off, while some incentives have changed, and others have been introduced. So, does green energy at home still make sense? And what should you look out for if you're thinking of taking the plunge? Let us...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:57

02/03/2016

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Energiesprong renewable energy Solar housing retrofit UK

Making Net Zero Energy work - Q&A with Karen Strandoo

The housing sector is exploring alternative models to bring high energy efficiency to improve the quality of our national stock. One such model that Energy Saving Trust is involved in is Energiesprong – a programme originating in the Netherlands that has led to the refurbishment of 111, 000 homes...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Mon, 12/10/2015 - 14:00

12/10/2015

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Disney Solar Wales themepark renewable energy

A rollercoaster ride to sustainability

(Image courtesy of GreenWood Forest Park Flickr) Thrills and spills will be happening with a cleaner conscience at a theme park in North Wales, after it installed a massive solar array to provide 80 per cent of its electricity needs. GreenW ood Forest Park invested in the 576-panel 150kW system...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Mon, 28/09/2015 - 00:00

28/09/2015

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