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CCC Recommendations on Decarbonising off-grid heat fail to address reality, says OFTEC

OFTEC has written to the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) expressing major disappointment that, despite clear evidence showing heat pumps are not providing a...
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Irish Energy Use And CO2 Emissions On The Rise

Provisional energy figures for 2015, published by the Republic of Ireland's Sustainable Energy Authority (SEAI), show mixed results in terms of the country's attempts...
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Carbon Emissions Slashed By 83% If LPG Users Switched To Biopropane

Annual carbon emissions from the residential LPG sector could be slashed by 83% by 2025 if heating was switched to biopropane. That’s according to...
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New Study Provides A Boost To UK Renewable Fuel Industry

The conclusions of five years of field research, released today, show that the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions produced by the UK’s arable sector are...
UKLPG Calls For Rural Boiler Scrappage Scheme

LPG Industry Calls For Rural Boiler Replacement Scheme

Following announcements that the government is set to make substantial cuts to household energy efficiency funding, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) trade association, UKLPG, is...
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UK-GBC Members Highlight Economic Benefits Of Carbon Reduction

Business leaders of more than 50 major companies and business groups from the construction and property industry have joined forces to highlight to Government...
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#ThinkLPG: Time To Switch From Heating Oil To LPG?

#ThinkLPG is a new campaign to help rural energy users consider all the fuel and technology options available to them today. Already over 100,000...
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Irish Energy Consumption &Emissions Continue To Fall

A new report published by the Republic of Ireland's Sustainable Energy Authority (SEAI) entitled 'Energy in Ireland 1990-2013', has revealed that the country's primary...
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Protecting The Environment One Brick At A Time

As part of the Lego Group’s ambition to deliver a positive impact upon the environment, the Danish toy manufacturer has signed a partnership with...
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Harsh Winter Drives Growth In UK Emissisons

Last year's long cold winter contributed to a 19% increase in sulphur emissions as power companies burned more coal to keep up with increased...

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Seattle to Tax and Regulate Home Heating Oil Out of Existence...

The Seattle City Council voted unanimously on the 23rd of September to phase out the use of home heating oil in the city, a...
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Brexit & The Oil Industry