London-based cleantech start-up raises £480,000

A cleantech start-up based in London has raised £480,000 in its latest seed funding round. Switchee creates smart thermostats for use by social landlords which are expected to help consumers save money on their heating bills. The latest funding brings the total raised to date to more than £1 million. The smart thermostat learns a […]

Heating bills – the Grinch that stole Christmas?

High heating bills could force almost a quarter of the UK population to curtail their Christmas spending this year. New research released by Innasol, a renewable heating company suggests energy bills have a direct effect on households’ Christmas spending. The survey of 1,643 UK adults found more than 60% of households wait as long as possible before […]