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Retrofit Pattern Book shares details it's vital we get right

Posted by Anna Carlini on 27th May 2016

The Retrofit Pattern Book is bringing tried and tested retrofit techniques out into the open. An online, open-source site for technical information, it is designed as a platform for designers and manufacturers to show their bes…

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Retrofit Pattern Book shares details it's vital we get right

How do energy suppliers compare for green energy generated?

Posted by Alex Barrett on 24th May 2016

Q. I am keen to switch energy providers but the one I favour says it cannot tell me how much of its energy is generated from green sources. This is an important criterion for me and I am a little suspicious of this company'…

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How do energy suppliers compare for green energy generated?

Portugal runs entirely on renewable electricity for four days!

Posted by Alex Barrett on 23rd May 2016

May of 2016 has been a great month for renewable energy. For 107 hours last week all of Portugal’s electricity demand was met by renewable sources [1, 2]. This announcement comes just after the news that Germany met almos…

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Portugal runs entirely on renewable electricity for four days!
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