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Mr Osborne’s lack of energy

By Josh Robson: Head of Public Affairs (Knauf Insulation Northern Europe)

Energy efficiency was in the Chancellor’s statement, but the gritty realism needed to tackle issues that the UK faces sits unused in the wings. 910 more words

UK Economy

Why you should insulate your home for the winter!

Did you know that insulating your home is one of the most useful things you can do to start saving money on your energy bills? As well as lowering your carbon footprint! 447 more words

Carbon Footprint

I'm back!!

After a few years away, I am back on the blog.  Last time was a tryout.  Yeah, that’s the ticket.  It was just a passing thought, a way to see if I really liked writing.  212 more words


From Guest Blogger Brooke Chaplan: Simple Tricks to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Becoming more energy-efficient is not reserved for environmental activists only. Energy efficiency can boost your cash reserves at home too. Whether you turn off the lights as you leave for work, or install solar panels, toning down your energy usage helps you save a significant amount of money. 646 more words

Sustainable Building

Winterize Your Home- Energy Saving Tips

Basic tips for saving money and increasing energy efficiency this winter!

  1. Insulate your windows.  Single pane windows are especially inefficient, but double pane windows can also benefit from insulation. 
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General Sustainability

From Guest Blogger Lana Hawkins: Implementing Sustainability in Your Working Space

The issue of sustainability has been quite an important topic in the last few years and it is no wonder that many people have started implementing it in every aspect of their lifestyles. 533 more words


BREEAM Is Looking Good At 25, But Needs To Share The Love - Darren Evans, Managing Director, Darren Evans Assessments

This week BREEAM turns 25, and it has been a great quarter century of setting the standard for sustainability globally, with well over half a million buildings now certified in 70 countries and a robust and comprehensive assessment system. 815 more words