How smart meters can cut energy costs and help meet customer demands

U.S., Jan. 12 -- New reforms proposed by government regulator Ofgem require energy suppliers to take all practical measures to roll out smart meters to their customer bases by 2020. As smart meters be... Read More

Avista: sustainable future starts with efficient utilities accessibility

U.S., Jan. 9 -- Serving four northwestern US states of Washington, Idaho, Oregon and Montana, and providing electricity to 389,000 customers and natural gas to 357,000, Avista is a utility provider wh... Read More

A Siemens Christmas Carol - Bah humbug!

U.S., Dec. 27 -- While it's the most wonderful time of the year as businesses wind down and families get together for the Yuletide celebrations, the excesses of the festive season can have a devastati... Read More

Moving with the times: embracing blended energy

U.S., Dec. 24 -- With commercial energy prices hiking and grid insecurity concerns increasing, blended energy programmes are becoming ever-more commonplace for businesses nationwide. Here, Tim Broadhu... Read More

Cutting the coal

U.S., Dec. 22 -- The United Kingdom, birthplace of the industrial revolution, has been reliant on coal for centuries. However, in recent years advances in renewable energy technology has increased its... Read More

Managing energy use to reduce carbon footprints

U.S., Dec. 21 -- According to National Grid, more of Britain's electricity production will come from zero carbon energy sources than from fossil fuels in 2019 - the first time since the Industrial Rev... Read More

Manufacturing with 2020 vision: Environment and Sustainability

U.S., Dec. 20 -- Electric vehicles and water conservation will be at the epicentre of progress for manufacturers over the coming year. Some dreams take time to come true, especially if they amount to... Read More

Parking - tracking emissions for cleaner, healthier and more livable cities

U.S., Dec. 19 -- There is a lot of discussion in the public and private sector about the environmental impact that society is making and how this will impact future generations. Sustainability measure... Read More

Year in Review: Town of Caledon

U.S., Dec. 18 -- The opportunities for improved sustainability are vast when considering how townships can be better managed to cut emissions, waste, and energy consumption. Caledon, a town situated a... Read More

Year in Review: Schur Flexibles Group

U.S., Dec. 13 -- Back in August, we spoke to Martin Berlekamp, Head of Sustainability at Schur Flexibles Group, about the firm's proactive sustainability drive that has brought environmentalism to the... Read More