The Cinderella of energy policy gets a boost with the launch of the Renewable Heat Incentive

January 17, 2012 by  
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Heat accounts for just under half of UK energy demand and for 46% of UK carbon emissions, but has long been the Cinderella of energy policy. When Green Alliance started working on heat five years ago, the amount of energy … Continue reading

How free fruit can encourage people to climate-proof their homes

January 17, 2012 by  
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This is a guest post by Erik Bichard,¬†Professor of¬†Regeneration and Sustainable Development at the¬†University of Salford. The press release announcing the launch of the Green Deal in September last year contained an astonishing statement. It said that every one of … Continue reading

Why wasteful design still dominates, despite alternatives

January 17, 2012 by  
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This is a guest post by Tracey Rawling Church, director of brand and reputation at Kyocera Mita UK Of all the innovations of the computer age, the laser printer is probably the most inherently wasteful. This ubiquitous device is the … Continue reading

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