New research hub for smart meters to be opened

It aims to supply government and consumers with data and advice on using the technology as well as provide a research base for industry and manufacturers

Salford Uni to study energy efficiency in Manchester homes

A British University has been granted £237,000 by the Government to study the effectiveness of energy efficiency measures in homes across Greater Manchester (pictured). Researchers from the University of Salford will work with DECC to collect information from understanding living conditions and energy consumption to how people use their homes. They will use sensors, which […]

UK scientists to cut energy waste in buildings

British scientists are joining efforts to cut energy usage in buildings using wireless technology as part of an EU initiative. The research project will enable buildings to use wireless sensors, which will record data such as temperature and humidity. Computer scientists at the University of Salford are developing a self-learning software, which will help make […]