Smart meters
UK smart meter network hits 20 million milestone

The smart meters could prevent the release of an estimated 580,000 tonnes of CO2 equivalent emissions every year, according to a report

Chancellor’s own constituency ‘hit by record rise in fuel poverty’

In the Richmond (Yorks) constituency, almost 30% of the local population faces fuel poverty, according to a new report

Mancunians eye a greener encore!

Cultural organisations are able to receive advice and resources to reduce their carbon footprint

HS2 to be extended to Manchester

Once operational, all HS2 trains will run on zero-carbon energy

Each Manchester ad screen ‘consumes the same amount of electricity as three homes’

Each of 86 digital advertising boards across the city said to use nearly 11,501kWh of electricity every year

Manchester becomes home to ‘UK’s first’ net zero social homes

Insulation, triple-glazed windows, air source heat pumps and heat recovery systems are fitted to two new homes

Another energy supplier enters administration

Administrators have been appointed for Manchester-based Zebra Power Limited

Octopus Energy to help Manchester hit net zero

Octopus Energy Group has pledged to create more than 300 new high-skilled green energy jobs in Manchester

Manchester switches on a light that will never go out

The local authority has switched on the ‘Tower of Light’ which is part of a massive heat network project that will distribute low carbon heat and electricity

Britain is powering towards all-green electricity by 2035

Addressing the Conservative Party Conference, Boris Johnson will reportedly unveil plans for a green grid