Planted building facades could slash energy bills, new study finds

‘Living walls’ can slash the amount of heat lost by more than 30%, according to new research

‘Energy certificates overestimate carbon impacts by 60%’

A new report suggests that EPCs are ‘misleading’ when it comes to understanding the carbon footprint of zero-carbon buildings

Families in less energy efficient homes take hit of gas price hike

A new report reveals that these households are paying up to the equivalent of £246 more on their annual gas bills

Government unleashes £562m to green more than 50k households

The nationwide home upgrade will help households save up to £450 a year on their energy bills

Cadent Foundation grants £3m for ‘green doctors’ to tackle fuel poverty

The grant will enable Groundwork to expand its programme, deploying trained energy efficiency advisors in at least 10 priority locations, providing energy cost saving advice to thousands of vulnerable households

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Australian dairy farming businesses awarded energy efficiency grants of up to AUD$20,000

The scheme aims to support energy efficiency upgrades in milk cooling, milk harvesting and hot water production technologies

Swansea schools ‘to save £6,200 every year’ on electricity bills with solar installations

Three schools will be fitted with a total of 220kW rooftop solar installations, which is forecast to reduce electricity bills by £6,200 a year

Milton Keynes sets out ‘greenest council house building plan’ for a generation

An additional £50m investment is set to improve the energy efficiency of current homes

Energy management consultancy introduces AI agent for business carbon savings

Amber energy has launched a new bot to help businesses repopen sustainably

Dutch bank installs solar film on office buildings to become carbon-neutral

ABN AMRO has committed to making all its office buildings ‘Paris Proof’ by 2030, through kitting them out with innovative onsite renewables