Tag Archive for 'energy efficient house'

A one tonne future

July 8th, 2011 by Thomson Reuters

An electric car, eating less meat, taking shorter showers, and local holidays helped reduce this family’s carbon emissions. Their six month trial to reduce their carbon emissions led them to go from producing on average 7 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions per person per year to 1.5 tonnes per person per year. They fell slightly […]

Prince Charles’ energy efficient low carbon home on show at the Ideal Home Show at Earls Court, London

March 14th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Visitors to London’s Ideal Home Show get their first glimpse of Britain’s Prince Charles’ energy efficient, well insulated house – a low carbon home made entirely from natural materials. Hayley Platt reports. The ideal home show is at Earls Court, London from 11 to 27 March 2011. Visitors to ‘The Prince’s House‘ will see HRH […]