31st March 2014
The Derbyshire factory of a Swiss specialist packaging company is to undergo a £3.5million expansion, to enable it to double its production capacity.
28th March 2014
'Starter home kits' including new microwave ovens have been donated by a leading supermarket to help some of the people affected by the floods in Somerset, in the west of England, at the start of the year.
27th March 2014
The large-scale probe into the workings of the domestic gas and electricity markets in the UK which we wrote about yesterday was announced this morning by competition regulators.
26th March 2014
Just a day before the industry regulator is expected to announce a wide-ranging new inquiry into competition in the energy sector, one of the UK's biggest suppliers has said it is freezing its prices until January 2016.
25th March 2014
A £310million investment in new production sites for wind turbines will result in 1,000 new jobs being created on and near the Humber estuary in East Yorkshire and the city of Hull.
24th March 2014
Consumers' champion Which? has joined the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) in a new call to examine the "broken" energy market in the UK.
21st March 2014
A Royal household member has let slip that a fridge at the Queen Mother's favourite Scottish highland retreat is still going strong after 60 years.
20th March 2014
A judge at Belfast Crown Court yesterday took the unusual step of issuing general safety advice to homeowners ahead of the sentencing of a man in connection with the incorrect installation of a gas boiler, which resulted in the deaths of two teenagers.
19th March 2014
A terraced house built just after the First World War has seen its energy consumption cut by nearly two-thirds after being fitted with a range of state-of-the-art economy measures by university researchers.
18th March 2014
News that Chinese white goods manufacturer Midea Group and the country's biggest e-commerce operator, Alibaba, have teamed up to develop a mass-market range of 'smart' home appliances, which can talk to each other.