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Energy rating

Energy Labelling

Friday, 9 November 2007

The rating system used for domestic appliances is similar to that used for water. Energy stars are issued by the federal and state government-run Energy Rating label scheme, which began in 1986. It wasn't in use nationwide until 2000.

light bulbs

Light bulbs

Tuesday, 10 April 2007

Thomas Alva Edison revolutionised lighting with the development of the first commercially successful incandescent light bulb well over a century ago. Yet, this 1879 technology is still used all over the world, practically unchanged since he first dreamed it up.

Delegates at the Kyoto Protocol meeting

The Kyoto Protocol

Thursday, 15 March 2007

This global agreement is designed to bring down greenhouse emissions across the world, but how exactly does it work?

Wind farms

Green power

Monday, 15 January 2007

The electricity that powers our cities doesn’t have to come from dirty, polluting sources – now you can choose a range of clean energy options that are reasonably priced. Here's how.

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