Households - News Bulletin

Bulletin: 16th September 2013

RHI solar thermal potential (H&V News)
Solar Trade Association predicts a third reduction in costs after RHI rollout next year


Bulletin: 12th September 2013

Bulletin: 8th September 2013

Spectacular Morvern gets the pioneering homes it deserves (For Argyll)
New social housing provides model for affordable eco-homes

Being green could save Angus homes £9million (Brechin Advertiser)
Scottish 'cashback' scheme

Proof windfarms will cut Scots house prices (Express)
Planners claim 'whooshing noises'

Miele makes world’s first solar-powered tumble dryer (Eco-Business)
Solar thermal system


Bulletin: 4th September 2013

SSE plans internal Green Deal trials (Utility Week)
SSE is planning to conduct an internal trial of the Green Deal on 50 members of staff before launching it to the public

19th Century Railway Carriage Renovated Into a Gorgeous Carbon-Negative Home in Kent (Inhabitat)


Bulletin: 29th August 2013

Simplified gas and electricity tariffs to begin by 2014 (Guardian)
Regulator Ofgem promises the biggest shakeup of the energy retail market since competition began


Bulletin: 26th August 2013

Inquiry into turbines' effect on house prices (Western Morning News)
Environment Secretary Owen Paterson has brought in consultants Frontier Economics to establish the loss to house prices caused by onshore wind

My house dropped £100,000 in value because of wind farm: Artist's fury after council approves 400ft turbines 500 yards from converted farmhouse (Daily Mail)
Mail leaps on house price study announcement

Latest Which? tests reveal Don’t Buy tumble dryers (Which)