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  • UK Small Scale Wind Incentives to Continue with Feed in Tariff

    Following a recent announcement from the UK Government that the Renewable Obligation for Onshore Wind will close at the end of March 2017, we would like to highlight that the closure of the Renewable Obligation is not the same scheme as the Feed in Tariff which will continue for Small & Medium Scale Wind Turbines. The Feed in Tariff scheme has been very successful and despite a reduction in ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • VPhase Domestic Voltage Optimisation

    News was released recently as VPhase was placed into administration. The pioneering VPhase brand placed into administration on the 4th September 2013 contributed greatly to the awareness of energy saving within the home through managing the incoming voltage levels. Many independent studies have been carried out which confirm the principal of energy saving through voltage ...


    By Energy Ace

  • Alleged terrorist caught using domestic truck shipments

    Discovery of suspicious package alerts FBI to bomb plot, leads to arrest U.S. authorities say a Saudi national arrested in Texas for allegedly plotting terror attacks was caught shipping explosive chemicals through domestic trucking networks. Law enforcement officials arrested Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari, a 20-year-old student, this week and charged him with attempted use of a weapon of mass ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Demystifying the dis-domestication of consumer products

    Prolonging the lifespan of products is vital in order to decouple economic success from environmental impact, according to Marie Hebrok of the National Institute for Consumer Research (SIFO) in Oslo, Norway. Writing in the Journal of Design Research she is developing a theory of dis-domestication of products that should help inform designers and manufacturers as to the social perspective on how ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • New Container for Domestic Oil (CDO)

    Contenur has developed two new models of steel containers for domestic oil, the CDO-1 with a capacity of up to 360 l, and the CDO-2 with a maximum capacity of 700 l. Both models are manufactured in galvanised steel, giving a low-maintenance product with a high degree of resistance to atmospheric agents. The steel containers for domestic oil collection have rounded flowing lines with a smooth ...

  • Domestically Produced Propane Prominent at Virginia Energy Conference

    Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) President and CEO Roy Willis told the Second Annual ...


    By PRWeb

  • Improving non-domestic RHI: Have your say

    We have started a LinkedIn discussion on ways to improve the non-domestic RHI scheme ahead of a review next year. Since it was launched in November 2011 the non-domestic RHI has driven the uptake of 0.5 TWH of renewable heat and given out £21.8m in incentive payments. To date our focus for the RHI has been on maximising the cost ...

  • BRC calls for domestic appliance scrappage scheme

    VAT should be removed entirely from energy efficient appliances and a car-industry-style scrappage scheme considered. This would help households cut their fuel bills by switching to low emissions-generating products. As the Chancellor begins drafting this autumn's Pre-Budget Report (PBR), the British Retail Consortium (BRC) is today (Monday) writing to Alistair Darling setting out its priorities ...


    By British Retail Consortium

  • Domestic gas prices in South Korea hiked 5.8%

    South Korea is set to raise its natural gas prices by an average of 5.8% as of the start of the new year (January 1st). Korea Gas Corp (Kogas) said that the hike has been implemented in order to meet rising demand following the shutdown of several of the country's nuclear reactors, Reuters reports. This is the first time the south-east Asian country has elected to increase its natural gas prices ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • U.K. Water Companies Address Domestic Water Shortage

    The current water shortage in southeast England is having a marked effect on water resource strategy. Many water companies are reviewing what can be done to address potential shortfalls that are predicted for the years to come. This has taken the form of both demand and supply side measures including changes in U.K. water metering policy and plans for alternative methods of water supply. ...

  • Time to Act: Energy from Domestic Resources

    Jobs and growth at home, investment from abroadAmerica's first expo and conference on energy from biomass and waste Pittsburgh, PA / Alpen, Germany – Now is the time to think about energy recovery from biomass and waste. With energy prices constantly rising, domestic resources such as wood waste, energy crops, and agricultural 'byproducts' like manure are becoming attractive ...


  • Turkey to boost energy production from domestic waste

    Solid waste will become an important part of Turkey's renewable share and electricity generation, Turkish Energy and Natural Resources Minister Taner Yildiz said Friday in Balikesir, Turkey.  Speaking at the opening ceremony of Altaca group's integrated biogas and organic waste facility, which is constructed with 100 percent Turkish technology, Yildiz ...


    By Altaca Group

  • Condensing biomass boilers qualify for domestic RHI

    Condensing biomass boilers will be eligible for the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive scheme, following confirmation from Government analysis that the risk from certain pollutants discharged from such boilers is minimal. When the final domestic RHI policy was ...

  • Report on trends for non-domestic energy efficiency published

    A new report called Energy Efficiency Trends has been published by EEVS, the leading UK provider of independent performance information and analysis services for energy efficiency. The report provides essential insight for consumers and suppliers of non-domestic energy efficiency and includes a special feature on Energy Performance Contracting. Energy Efficiency Trends ...


    By Drumbeat Energy Limited

  • A nationwide review of pay-by-use (PBU) domestic waste collection charges in Ireland

    This study funded by the EPA research programme, ‘A Nationwide Review of Pay-By-Use (PBU) Domestic Waste Collection Charges in Ireland’, investigated the implementation of pay-by-use (PBU) domestic waste charges in Ireland in order to discern their impact on domestic waste-management activities, such as waste presentation, waste recycling and illegal waste diversion. Key Points On a ...

  • Direct Pack, Inc. Expands Domestic Manufacturing Capacity

    PET food packaging thermoformer Direct Pack, Inc. has substantially increased their manufacturing platform in Sun Valley, CA in order to further support their growing base of customers. Earlier this year, DPI opened a main distribution center in Azusa, CA. The expansion in Southern California has already created 20 jobs and another 20-25 positions are expected within the next six months. ...


    By Marketwire

  • WRc launches online domestic water calculator

    WRc are launching an online water calculator which follows the methodology provided in CLG’s ‘The Water Efficiency Calculator for new dwellings’ for assessing water efficiency in new dwellings in support of The Code for Sustainable Homes and the new Part G of the Building Regulations. From October 2009 all new dwellings will be required to prove the water using products installed in the home meet ...


    By WRc plc

  • Competition within non-domestic energy markets on the up

    New findings show the non-domestic electricity and gas markets are the most competitive they have ever been. An independent report commissioned by Energy UK reveals that in recent years the number of active energy companies operating in the unconcentrated markets, and market shares outside the major suppliers, have contributed to an increase in competition. Nearly 30 companies are actively ...


    By Inprova Energy

  • STWA Attends 2012 Montana Energy Conference With Key Domestic Energy Producers

    STWA, Inc. (OTCBB: ZERO) ("STWA" or the "Company"), a developer of applied solutions for oil and fuel delivery systems in the multi-billion dollar oil pipeline and diesel engine markets, ...


    By Marketwire

  • ReneSola revenue and margin falls in Q2 on slow domestic demand

    Few second quarter (Q2) financial results more accurately reflect the changes afoot in the Chinese and – by extension – global solar market than those published this week by ReneSola. The Tier-1 PV firm has recorded relatively solid revenue, income and shipments, but in a wider context the various ups and downs threaded through its financial report starkly reveal where the ...


    By pv magazine

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