Southampton Council installs energy-saving lightbulbs for free to reduce electricity bills

The initiative is a part of the council’s strategy for carbon-neutrality by 2030

New EU tyre labels roll out to drive fuel savings and mute noise pollution

The tyre labels will show information about the tyre’s rolling resistance, which affects fuel consumption and external noise

‘More than 90% of UK non-domestic solar arrays are underperforming financially’

The most common issue of commercial solar underperformance is poor PV output, according to a new report

ESB and Harmony Solar partner to power 10% of Irish homes with renewable energy

The collaboration aims to deliver 1,000MW of solar projects through a €30m investment

‘Uptake of renewables will intensify after the coronavirus crisis’

That’s the suggestion of Ian Gadsby, Managing Director of Ylem Energy, who spoke to ELN about the real impact of coronavirus pandemic on the energy sector

Almost 85% of UK millennials ‘clueless’ about energy meter reading

Around 63% also cannot distinguish the difference between off-peak and on-peak energy consumption

Abu Dhabi replaces 4,184 streetlights with LED lights

The $3m project is expected to contribute to more than 80% savings in annual energy consumption

Eureka moment with ‘world’s lightest’ wind turbine blade

The new blades are 24% lighter than typical models, produce 9% more energy and reduce costs by 6.7%

Home energy startup Igloo secures cool £600k

The supplier raised the money through a crowdfunding campaign

E.ON teams up with banking group to offer green mortgages

The scheme would allow first-time buyers and re-mortgagers to borrow further via a linked energy efficiency home improvement loan to improve their properties