Memory stick energy startup wins British Gas competition

A start-up business which uses memory sticks to improve energy efficiency in homes has won £30,000 in a competition run by British Gas. MyJoulo gives free, personalised energy saving advice to users who register online to get a free Joulo data logger that looks and works like a conventional memory stick. They place the logger […]

Universities in £1.6m energy research projects

The UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) has commissioned four ambitious projects worth £1.6m. The projects involve researchers from 11 universities and institutes across the UK and address three key energy issues: the potential contribution of carbon capture and storage; spatial aspects of UK bio-energy development; and local and community governance of energy. UKERC research director […]