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Unused solar power can now be diverted to give you hot water…and you’ll still get paid for feeding it into the grid!
Falling installation costs mean that PV solar cells are still a sound investment
Composting toilets are less fuss, less of a fright, and less expensive to install than you might think.read more
An introduction to compost loos, which are set to become more popular as the cost of mains water rises.read more
You can water inside a polytunnel with a soaker hose – even during a hosepipe banread more
If a hosepipe ban is imposed on your area there is still a lot you can do to keep your plants green through the summer.read more
The government just lost its appeal over the High Court ruling (of December 21, 2011) that they had acted illegally in announcing early cuts to the FIT – Feed In Tariff – payments for solar panel arrays.read more
Reusing greywater can reduce household water usage by up to 30%. But is it cost effective in the UK?read more
Don’t recognise yourself in this list? Show it to your partner. If they laugh, it’s time to worry.read more
Most people in the UK still heat their homes with ‘conventional’ fuels such as heating oil.read more
Modern pellet stoves are incredibly efficient, work quickly and use sustainable ‘biomass’ fuel. Read about the pros and cons.read more