Renewables in the UK

In this post, Eleanor discusses the use of renewables in the UK and how the Groundsure Energy report can help you to know more about planned and existing energy installations. If you have any questions or comments about this article you can contact the residential consultancy team at Up until recent years the UK has relied


Britain ditches the old bag

Because of the accessibility and convenience of plastic bags they have always been heavily used over the past few years. In 2014 major supermarkets across England gave their customers over 7.6 billion single-use plastic bags. That’s around 140 bags per person, amounting to a total of around 61,000 tonnes. These figures showed that the number


Low-Energy Housing – The Passivhaus

low-energy housing Passivhaus

With a limited amount of fossil fuels and mounting pressure to reduce carbon emissions, along with an ever increasing demand on housing, the need for more low-energy housing has grown. The UK is legally bound by the 2008 Climate Change Act to reduce greenhouse gases by 80% by 20501. The Government is facing a rising