Everything News Jobs Opportunities Events Products/Services
Go to Home
Sign Up Sign in

The Low Carbon Economy Ltd

26 Mar 2008 06:03:20

British Gas 'to help homeowners cut carbon footprint'

British Gas 'to help homeowners cut carbon footprint'
A new range of microgeneration technology is set to be released by British Gas to help private householders reduce their carbon footprint and cut the cost of energy bills.

According to Marketing Week, the new range of clean energy-generation technology will feature wind turbines and solar panels, which may be easier for consumers to install now that strict planning restrictions on domestic microgeneration are set to lift at the beginning of April.

In addition, the utility firm is also working to develop a fuel cell boiler - thought to be on the market by 2010 - which could enable householders to generate electricity using existing heat and power within their home and sell any excess back into the National Grid.

According to the Energy Saving Trust, households can save additional carbon emissions and reduce the cost of heating bills through a number of strategies, including loft insulation and double-glazed windows.ADNFCR-1235-ID-18523882-ADNFCR

Discussion Thread  


The Low Carbon Economy Ltd Community

Related Items From Everyone

  1. The school needed to address prohibitive costs for heating their school hall. After installation...

  2. Save money on your energy bills whilst reducing your carbon footprint. Commercial ONLY.

  3. Eco friendly desktop items Products & Services

    Promote your company and show you care. We sell pen pots, phone holders, card holders, and other...

  4. A car advert which misled consumers to believe that its Hybrid SUV vehicle caused little damage...

    24 Sep 2008
  5. San Francisco is set to become the first US city to launch a carbon-offsetting fund to finance...

    19 Dec 2007

Go To Home

Resource Links

We're social: View Available Feeds Find out more! Leave us your feedback


We appreciate all feedback. Please leave as much or as little as you like about any aspect of this website.

If your message requires a response, please leave your email address.