Green building News for May 2010

Green building News Archive

DECC promises low-carbon energy but cuts spending

The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change’s Energy Bill will implement a ‘green deal’ for energy efficiency, and says it will deliver low-carbon energy. At the same time, DECC is cutting £85 million in spending...

Seasonal storage system to source 90% from solar

North America’s first large-scale seasonal storage solar system will source 90% of its heating needs from solar collectors within two years.

Bosch enters BIPV market

Bosch’s first façade solar photovoltaic (PV) system has started feeding into the grid in Germany.

BRE Trust helps position micro wind turbines BRE Trust helps position micro wind turbines

A report with guidance on the positioning of micro wind turbines on roofs of tall buildings has been announced by BRE Trust.