Three-quarters of Brits want low carbon alternative to gas

Given the cost of heat pump installations, many back hydrogen as the way to decarbonise their homes

Renting your driveway to EV owners could bank you £3k

A new report claims sharing a driveway could be the answer to the UK’s problems around EV charging

How is energy efficiency impacting homebuyers?

With energy bills on the rise, sustainability has become even more critical to prospective buyers

GM test EVs as back-up power source

Its pilot investigates whether EVs could be used to power the needs of homes in California

How smart meters can lead to more efficiency…

A new study reveals that measuring heat loss from homes could be the answer to cutting emissions in buildings

UK Government opens £288m fund for green heat network projects

The Green Heat Network Fund is expected to reduce carbon emissions equivalent to taking 5.6m cars off the road annually

Canada provides $4.4m boost for home energy efficiency

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association will use the funding for energy retrofits in houses and low-rise multi-unit residential buildings

Plans approved for large ‘aquagreen’ to reduce flood damage in east Hull

It is expected to reduce the risk of floods to 870 homes and businesses in the North Carr and Sutton areas of Hull, making them more resilient to climate change

‘Greenfield homes are focused on cars’

Cars are too front-of-mind when building new homes, suggests a new report

Infrared heating over heat pumps?

A new study claims infrared heating is more cost-effective and energy efficient than heat pumps – and could be the answer to net zero