There are many quick and easy energy saving tips and small behavioural changes are a good place to start but there are new technologies that are designed to help householders produce their own energy, reducing energy bills and in some instances even make a profit. There are two schemes that can make this all possible. The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) and Feed in Tariff (FIT) are schemes where the government offer financial help to encourage people to use renewable technologies and reduce their energy consumption, thereby reducing the amount of CO2 contributing to climate change.
- Embracing new technology is vital for the third sector to sustain business and carbon efficiencyWe’ve had an efficiency agenda in place at The Canal and River Trust, for quite some time now. We became a charity in 2012, so we were always trying to save money, not from the perspective of leaving it in … […]
- DECC’s Digital Assessment PanelSince April 2014 DECC’s Assessment Panel has been assessing all digital service projects to make sure they are being designed with audience needs in mind and meet the government’s 26 service standards. Most of DECC’s services are provided by third … […]
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