Low carbon mobile launched
Greenfone, launched this week will provide a carbon free mobile phone service, using renewable power, low energy data centres and it's own carbon offset scheme and a a home based workforce.
community energy challenge
As the Coop launched a £1 million community energy challenge, a coalition of civil society leaders called for community energy to play a substantial role in meeting the country’s climate change targets.
government appeal rejected
Today, the Court of Appeal upheld a High Court ruling that last year's Government cuts to the Feed-in Tariff were unlawful. Home owners will now continue to benefit from the full FIT until March 3rd
The week in brief
News and events from the best of the worlds sustainability web sites - this week flip-up barges, business says "business as usual wont work, phasing out nukes and Obama rejects Keystone XL
climate change gets real
Was 2011 the year global warming became impossible to ignore? Record floods, record droughts, record cold, record heat - Climate Change Gets Real
High tech fix for energy poverty
Early success for SHIMMER, a high-tech scheme to cut energy bills, reduce fuel poverty and cut carbon footprints - offers a a glimmer of hope for low income households.