Green Energy

31 July

Why it’s time to generate your own business electricity

Wind and solar sources now generate more electricity in the UK than nuclear power. Here’s why it’s time your business started generating its own power.

24 July

Covid-19 and tackling the carbon issue

UK carbon emissions dropped by 36% during the height of lockdown. But how can we keep up the momentum and cut carbon levels as life gets back to ‘normal’?

11 June

Is this the end of fossil fuels?

Britain has passed a major milestone - it’s gone two full months without burning coal to generate power - is this the end of fossil fuels?

13 February

Should fracking be banned in the UK?

What is fracking? Why is it so divisive? And could it really lead to lower energy bills? We examine the pros and cons of shale gas extraction in the UK.

18 December

Can local councils cut energy prices and help you go green?

Could local authority owned energy companies help offer households a fairer deal on energy, cut bills for millions of customers and even go green?

06 November

Why leaving the light on could be damaging your health

We’ve all been guilty of leaving lights on unnecessarily at one time or another - not only is it bad for the environment, it ight also be bad for your health.

25 September

How green is your green energy deal?

Switching to a green energy deal is a way to save money and do a bit for the environment. Or is it? It seems not all green deals are as green as you think.

28 May

Is National Grid public ownership the answer?

High prices, poor customer satisfaction and suppliers going bust - the UK energy industry is a mess. Is nationalisation of National Grid the answer?

03 April

Corporate social responsibility and energy efficiency

Environmental corporate social responsibility is the concerted efforts of businesses across the world to reduce their impact on the world around us. Here's how you can be a part of the movement.

09 October

How to fight climate change from home

An IPCC report on has shown climate change is an even more pressing problem than previously thought. Here’s how you can fight global warming from home.