Saturday, April 10, 2021

New voice-command app launched for electric vehicle charging

Zap-Map, a popular UK electric vehicle charging digital platform, today announces the launch of a free voice-activated function on Google Assistant, allowing users to...

Pumpkins to power thousands of homes after Halloween

Severn Trent Green Power is expecting 50,000 pumpkins to arrive at its food waste plants after Halloween, where they’ll be converted into green energy. Teams...

Solar power plants get help from satellites to predict cloud cover

THE OUTPUT of solar energy systems is highly dependent on cloud cover and a new method has been reported for estimating cloud optical properties...

Hasbro launches UK-wide recycling scheme for plastic toys

TOY giant Hasbro has launched a UK-wide take-back and recycling scheme for toys, as part of its partnership with TerraCycle. Under the scheme, members of...

Consultation seeks views on further policy design proposals of the Clean Heat Grant

Following the Future support for low carbon heat consultation, the government is seeking further views on certain areas of Clean Heat Grant scheme design. Department for...

UK’s renewable generation soars by 39% year-on-year in third quarter of 2019

In statistics published today, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy reveals a surge in clean energy that was driven by strong growth from...

The seven reasons why nuclear energy is not the answer to solve climate change

RECENTLY Stanford University professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Director of their Atmosphere/Energy Program, Mark Z. Jacobson, shared his thoughts on the usage...

Thousands of tributes paid to climate pioneer who loved the world

FAMILY, colleagues, and institutions from across the globe have paid their respects to pioneering climate scientist Sir John Houghton, who passed away last week...

Anglian Water sets out how it is preparing for the impacts of climate change

ANGLIAN Water has become the first company to set out how it is preparing for the impacts of climate change in Defra’s latest round...

South and Vale District Councils push for zero carbon homes

SOUTH Oxfordshire District Council and the Vale of White Horse District Council have agreed moving towards producing clearer standards and guidance in response to...