It may surprise a few people that the number of plastic bags used in England has shot up since 2010.
Published: Tue 23 Apr 2013
Another Government delay to introduce a cash bonus for householders who invest in green technology hot water systems has frustrated Stafford energy expert Ron Fox.
Published: Fri 05 Apr 2013
Now that the snow is finally melting away it's a good time to get back into gardening, but there's no need to restrict your planting to flowers alone. Growing your own food not only saves you money, but
Published: Thu 07 Mar 2013
On March 23, at 8.30pm, hundreds of millions of individuals, landmarks, businesses and schools across the globe will be plunging into darkness to show they want to help create a better future for our planet.
Published: Fri 01 Mar 2013
Ever wondered what happens to stuff you recycle? Here's the answer: After collection crews pick up your recycling they take it to a sorting factory.
Published: Wed 23 Jan 2013
The Scout Association and energy company E.ON have launched a new partnership to help young people understand energy use at home.
Published: Fri 02 Nov 2012
'Geo' = 'from the earth' and 'thermal' = 'heat', so this type of energy is found under the earth. Here's how it works: about four feet underground, the temperature of the earth stays the same all year
Published: Mon 01 Oct 2012
Surrounded by sea, as we are, you'd think that, by now, most of our energy would have been sourced from the power of water - wrong! People have been harnessing the power of water for generations in valleys
Published: Mon 03 Sep 2012
New ways of making energy are being researched all the time. Biomass energy uses natural materials like trees and plants to make electricity but it can also mean using waste products such as paper and