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Saturday 27 May 2017
27 May 2017 - NEWS UPDATE
Green Living

5 ways to make the most of your conservatory

Great all-year round and easily customisable and planned to suit your needs, conservatories can be some of the most versatile additions to any property. With so many design solutions to choose from, it can be hard to make up your mind but we’ve rounded up the 10 best ways to make the most of your conservatory. Whether money is no issue or you only have a tight budget to make it work, find your dream conservatory inspiration right there!

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Green Living

How to: Make your yacht go green

Your boat is, almost without a doubt, a symbol of unparalleled decadence, especially if it's a yacht or a motorboat. These aren't the kind of vessels required for practical purposes. They're the ultimate boy's toy.

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Renewable Energy

Government axe falls on Navitus Bay windfarm plans

Energy Ministers have rejected plans for the controversial £3.5bn Navitus Bay windfarm, planned off the south coast of England.

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EDF Energy mothballs planned Hinkley C nuclear power site

The UK's nuclear watchdog has stopped safety inspections at the planned site of the Hinkley C nuclear power station after EDF Energy ordered a stop to all groundwork.


Green Living

How to maintain your home the green way

There are enough wasteful things in the world, especially when it comes to renovating your home. Painters, plasterers, waste disposal experts, removal companies, gardeners and hundreds of other services are vital to getting your house up to scratch – but most of them will leave a carbon footprint the size of that monster from Harry and the Hendersons.



Green Living

Using Biomass Boilers to Warm Up Your Future

Keeping our homes warm and comfortable is essential, particularly in Britain where our winters have the potential to devastate communities. Global warming continues to bring worsening weather, harsher winters, stormy summers, and there have been global movements to pursue greener energy options for the benefit of the worldwide community. Reducing your carbon footprint can start right from changing your heating options. The renewable option of the future that could provide our green solutions? Biomass boilers.




Marine

Falmouth trials for pioneering wave energy device

A pioneering wave energy converter prototype commenced trials in the waters off Falmouth, Cornwall, this month.


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UK launches free access to national CO2 storage database

The Crown Estate and the British Geological Survey have partnered to offer free, licenced access to the CO2 Stored database for subscribers via a more user-friendly website.