14th August 2014
A series of new houses which have just been unveiled in the city of Sheffield are claimed to be among the greenest so far built in the UK.
13th August 2014
Boffins at a leading university in the north of England have devised a cooling system which can be powered by plant oils, which they believe could have massive benefits for homes and businesses without their own electricity supply in the developing world.
12th August 2014
If you can’t get to grips with the idea of being able to access the internet through a range of everyday domestic appliances, such as your fridge, then don’t panic – you’re far from alone.
11th August 2014
One of the UK’s biggest nuclear energy generators has this morning announced that a quarter of its capacity will be out of action for the next eight weeks.
8th August 2014
As fire crews in parts of the UK prepare to embark on a series of walkouts, several local authorities have urged people to take extra care when using their home appliances.
7th August 2014
Despite the return of ratings hit The Great British Bake Off to our screens last night (Wednesday August 6), new research suggests that Britons’ love for home baking may have passed its peak.
6th August 2014
A Scottish company has launched its first products on Amazon – a set of baking trays and mats made from silicon, which are said to be suitable for oven and freezer use.
5th August 2014
The same ability to keep our favourite ice creams well chilled, but using less than a third of the energy of most current models, is the promise from the latest specialist trade freezers being rolled out by industrial giant Unilever.
4th August 2014
Free cookery sessions using a ‘bake-off oven’ will feature at the first in a series of new convenience stores being opened by John Lewis-owned grocery chain Waitrose.
1st August 2014
With less than a week to go before the merged Dixons-Carphone Warehouse company makes its public debut, this morning has seen the move hailed as potentially “one of the most significant chapters in the journey to the connected world.”