More than 400k customers ‘switched supplier in May’

Energy switching activity is 2% down from the same month last year, according to Energy UK’s latest report

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New York awards $6m for energy-saving and clean energy solutions

Entrepreneurs are receiving funding to bring climate technology ideas to market and people in under-represented communities are being supported to start climate technology companies and build their businesses

Households ‘could save up to £242 a year by switching to 62 fixed energy deals’

The new price cap, which comes into force today, will increase by £96 to £1,138 for 11 million default tariff customers

Thousands of low income households to be awarded free smart thermostats

Bulb plans to install Google Nest Thermostat E devices in 2,000 homes in the West Midlands as part of a trial

UK’s smart meter programme ‘hits 15 million milestone’

February saw 163,000 smart meter installations, according to a new report

The powerful impact of collaborative procurement

When Roadchef started its journey to find a new energy supplier, Co-op Power’s purchasing model delivered more than just money-saving assistance

British prisons to lock up emissions

The switch to LEDs at the HMP Elmley prison in Kent could save the Ministry of Justice £115,000

Average household energy bills in 2020 ‘fell to the lowest level since 2017’

The average energy bills of UK households in 2020 dropped by £172 from 2019, according to new research

Almost 84% of British homeowners ‘plan to make their property greener in next 12 months’

More than half of the homeowners would make improvements in order to reduce their energy bills, according to a new report

Scientists develop camel-inspired material to keep things cool without electricity

MIT researchers developed a passive cooling system that can keep food and medicine cool for days without the need for electricity