Petition to Stop 20% VAT Increase on Renewable Energy

Petition to Stop 20% VAT Increase on Renewable & Sustainable Energy

At the time of going to press the petition has 10’500 signatures – but needs 100’000 to be considered for debate in Parliament.   Despite the UK Governments commitment to be net-zero by 2050, HMRC intends to comply with EU law and remove the reduced rate of 5% VAT on solar installation costs from October…

New Wind Turbine Generates Electricity Without Rotating Blades

Bladeless Efficient Wind Turbine This new wind turbine wobbles elegantly in the wind, generating electricity without rotating blades. “It looks like asparagus,” says David Suriol, one of the founders. A Spanish company called Vortex Bladeless has produced a wind turbine that takes advantage of the vortices produced when wind moves around an obstacle. How Does…