Friday, April 12, 2024

Fuel poverty project wins Energy Institute award

TEAM behind the Energy Wise Vulnerable Customers and Energy Efficiency project has been awarded Energy Institute's Community Spirit Award. Energywise was a research project by...

Half of councils unsure of their carbon footprint, survey says

ALMOST half of local authorities in England do not know their own carbon footprint, according to a freedom of information request from leading engineering...

Ofwat unveils innovation fund and new competitions

Following a consultation between May and June, Ofwat has unveiled details of how it will design and implement its innovation fund using two types...

Billion pound support package for innovative firms hit by coronavirus

UK businesses driving innovation and development will be helped through the coronavirus outbreak with a £1.25 billion government support package, the Chancellor of the...

17 new projects supporting vulnerable energy customers get funding from Ofgem Energy Redress Scheme

Over £3.5 million of funding has been awarded to benefit 17 charities, including those affected by COVID-19, has been announced by Energy Saving Trust...

Anglian Water installs screen to help endangered eels

NEW eel screen to stop the endangered species from entering the abstraction pipe intake have been installed by Anglian Water at its site in...

Committee lays out Stoke-on-Trent’s climate change plans

STOKE-on-Trent City Council cabinet has confirmed details of how a climate change commission will work to change the city’s environmental priorities. The commission will gather...

Thames Water cuts costs and waste by recycling mussels

THE TEAM at a Thames Water nature reserve came up with an innovate way to save money and cut down on waste by recycling...

Renewables generated a record-amount of UK electricity in 2019

STATISTICS released today by the Government show that renewables generated a record 36.9% of the UK’s electricity in 2019, more than half of which...

Regulators join forces to launch advice service for water innovators

The Drinking Water Inspectorate, Ofwat and the Environment Agency have launched a new joint service to improve advice and slash response times for water...