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  • 21.01.2015

    The tiny island of El Hierro in the Canary Islands, has become the world's first energy self-sufficient island through combined water and wind power, with no connection to any outside electricity network.…

  • 06.01.2015

    I have a small monitor on my desk which is wirelessly connected to our electricity supply here at the office. It shows electricity demand in real time and as I write this blog it reads 9.6kW.…

  • 10.12.2014

    I recently spent a couple of weeks on holiday in India, it was a quite an eye opener in many ways. There were a couple of things struck me; one being the sheer number of people. Their population tops 1.2 billion and is rising by about 1.5% per year.…

  • 03.12.2014

    There’s lots of talk about the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) at the moment and what you need to do to comply. It is a mandatory requirement for companies with over 250 employees (weighted average number over a year), or a turnover of more than €50 million, or with a balance sheet of over €43 million.…

  • 28.11.2014

    Opus Energy says that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) could be missing out on potential savings on energy bills. They found that 24% of SMEs do not have an energy contract and are being charged 'out-of-contract' rates and 81% do not shop around for the best energy deals.…

  • 29.10.2014

    Due to generator closures and breakdowns electricity supply will be at a 7 year low, warns the National Grid. Energy minister Matthew Hancock said “we are absolutely clear we are taking measures necessary in order to have secure energy supplies this winter.…

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