Mitsubishi Motors ‘fined £3.4m over fuel scandal’

Mitsubishi Motors has reportedly been ordered to pay a ¥485 million (£3.4m) fine for making false claims about the fuel efficiency of its cars. It comes after the car manufacturer last year admitted to falsifying fuel consumption tests in more than 600,000 cars sold in Japan. The vehicles affected were models eK Wagon, ek Space, […]

Heat retention cooker cuts fuel usage

A new cooker that cuts the use of fuel has been launched in Africa. Natural Balance claims the ‘Wonderbag’ can prevent the emission of half a ton of carbon every year, equivalent to more than 45,000 EU households emitting carbon annually. After food is boiled for around 10 minutes and taken off the heat, it […]