EU adopts new energy efficiency labels for home appliances

The move is expected to reduce energy consumption and help consumers save money

Glasgow leisure centres relax with £106k energy savings guarantee

Glasgow Life centres, operated on behalf of the council, will see a range of energy efficiency improvements across some of its sites

Ireland offers €6m for energy efficient buildings

Participants must embed energy-saving measures in the design of their projects

Smart meter rollout: Energy suppliers ‘fighting losing battle’

Consumer body Which? says they would need to triple the current rate of installing the smart technology to hit 2020 target

UK plant research facility granted £829k for succulent energy savings

The facility enables researchers to grow crops in environments that are similar to the majority of global climate conditions

Energy upgrades to save Bolton NHS Trust £800k a year

The project is also expected to reduce carbon emissions by 34%

Energy efficiency prescription to save Dublin hospital €26m

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital expects to make the savings following a number of upgrades

Energy savings of 20% to land at Dubai Airports’ facilities

It is implementing energy efficiency measures at Terminals 1, 2 3 and Concourse B at Dubai International

UK farmers beef up energy savings

A beef farmer in Yorkshire has save more than £40,000 on energy bills after installing a solar power system and batteries. David Brown installed an Outback Power 6kW inverter and charging system, solar panels and batteries with the help of off-grid energy solutions firm Xerogrid. That has led to an 80% reduction in energy bills […]

Eight energy saving myths costing your business

How much can your business save by ignoring some of the myths surrounding energy efficiency? We debunk nine common misconceptions about energy saving. THAT LIGHTBULB MOMENT If you are suddenly inspired to save energy by leaving a light on when you’re dashing from a room, think again. It’s actually best to turn it off. Leaving […]