Students in Aberdeenshire are set to learn about the importance of biomass boiler heating devices in energy production, as part of a series of new science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)-focused workshops. Peterhead Academy is partnering with Aberdeenshire Council and Equinor to launch TechFest, which will provide these lessons to S1 and S2 pupils, the … [Read more...] about Peterhead Students To Be Taught Renewable Energy Lessons
More and more organisations are seeing the value in going green when it comes to their energy. Businesses, homes and now even mosques are installing technology that can help them to save money in the long term and that’s good for the planet. A new mosque in Cambridge is the perfect example. 5 Pillars UK reported on the opening of the new place of worship on Mill Road in the … [Read more...] about Heat Pumps Used In New Eco-Friendly Mosque
Businesses considering their options where renewable energy is concerned might want to start looking into commercial heat pumps and how they could benefit from this kind of installation on site. Air source heat pumps work by absorbing heat from the air outside, heat that can then be used to heat radiators, provide hot water, heat air convectors and power underfloor heating … [Read more...] about What Are The Benefits Of Commercial Heat Pumps?
The majority of consumers would like to see products labelled with information about their carbon footprint, a new survey has found. Conducted on behalf of the Carbon Trust, the research found that 67 per cent of consumers support the introduction of a recognisable carbon label on products to show that companies are committed to reducing their carbon footprint and are taking … [Read more...] about Consumers Back Carbon Footprint Labelling
Businesses in the UK have been advised to start making the shift towards being carbon neutral now, rather than waiting until they are forced by legislation. Speaking at the BusinessGreen’s Leader’ Briefing on Net Zero Transport, chief executive of the Climate Change Committee (CCC) Chris Stark urged businesses to “take a leap” towards decarbonisation. He stressed that … [Read more...] about Businesses Urged To Start Moving Towards Low Carbon Now