Posts tagged: energy-efficient

Solar Power Deal Will Lower Social Tenants’ Energy Bills

Solar panels are to be installed in 800,000 low-income homes across England and Wales over the next five years, as part of a new government scheme. The Dutch firm, Maas Capital, is investing £160m in the project. The panels, which will be free to tenants, are expected to cut hundreds of pounds from energy bills, […]

Instructions For A DIY Home Energy Audit

By: Nikki Fotheringham Electricity bills have been steadily rising with no respite in the foreseeable future. Increasingly, home owners are turning to efficient building envelopes to create homes that utilize less energy. Investing in making your home more efficient and more comfortable will save you money in the long term and will reduce your impact […]

Seven Easy Ways to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

By: Kacey Bradley Wasteful energy consumption can cost homeowners thousands of dollars per year. Fortunately, there are many high-scale and budget-friendly approaches to amending this issue and making your home more energy efficient. The tips below may seem surprisingly simple, at least in terms of how much you can save each year. It’s amazing how […]

Should you buy energy-efficient appliances sooner or later?

By Marcie Geffner The average U.S. family spends about $2,200 each year for energy costs, and the use of large appliances accounts for a hefty chunk of that total, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. That means families can save money by replacing old appliances with newer, more energy-efficient models, says Kateri Callahan, president […]

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Nissan rolls out zero-emission electric car in new environmentally friendly headquarters

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn made a quiet entrance Sunday at the Japanese automaker’s new headquarters building – driving the company’s zero-emission vehicle on stage for its inaugural public viewing.

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