What is the Great Collaboration platform for? The Great Collaboration interactive online platform will track and capture information about the carbon reduction actions that individuals. business, community groups and schools in your local community are taking and planning. The platform will summarise what help is needed and where interest and opportunities lie. Information will inform […]
A very helpful and short video from the energy saving trust on Air source heat pumps. Enjoy !!
Caplor founder Gareth Williams takes on pivotal new leadership roles within the renewable energy industry
We are proud to announce that Caplor founder, Gareth Williams has been appointed Vice Chair of Solar Energy UK, as well as Vice Chair of the MCS Charitable Foundation (MCSCF) and director of the MCS company. These recent appointments are in addition to Gareth’s continued leadership of the Caplor Group, as well as his existing […]
Solar Energy UK welcomes new Board Leadership Team We are thrilled to announce that Caplor founder, Gareth Williams has been appointed Vice chair of Solar Energy UK by the association’s board, along with Matt Black; director at Solivus and adviser to solar investors and developers who will be taking on the role of Chair and […]
Analysis by Transport Group confirms battery electric vehicles are superior to their petrol and diesel counterparts.
Fossil fuel cars waste hundreds of times more raw material than their battery electric equivalents, according to a study that adds to evidence that the move away from petrol and diesel cars will bring large net environmental benefits. Only about 30kg of raw material will be lost over the lifecycle of a lithium ion battery used […]
Gareth Williams appointed Vice Chair of the MCS Charitable Foundation (MCSCF) and director of the MCS company
We are proud to announce that Caplor founder, Gareth Williams has been appointed Vice Chair of the MCS Charitable Foundation (MCSCF) and director of the MCS Company. With ever increasing commitment to the climate emergency by individuals through to the responses of national Government, the need to support the deployment of quality low carbon solutions […]
The UK’s renewable electricity outpaced its fossil fuel generation for the first time in 2020 and could remain the largest source of electricity in the future, according to an independent climate thinktank. The thinktank behind the report, Ember, revealed that renewable energy generated by wind, sunlight, water and wood made up 42% of the UK’s […]
From many different points of view the new leader in America can surely only be viewed as a good thing. In terms of Climate change – certainly a positive move forwards, or perhaps catch up….. Simple and easy introduction here from the economist this week. I am sure we will be hearing much in the […]
A landmark report says the UK can make major cuts to carbon emissions more cheaply than previously thought. The Climate Change Committee says that, for less than 1% of national wealth, the UK can reduce 78% of emissions by 2035, based on 1990 levels. This brings forward the UK’s clean energy timetable by 15 years […]
Great news from the Govt today on their climate ambitions. The UK will cut greenhouse gas emissions further and faster than any other major economy in the next decade, according to a new carbon target set out by the prime minister. There will be a reduction of 68% in annual carbon emissions by 2030, compared […]