New tool illuminates real time energy costs

A new tool allows users to calculate how much money they are spending on energy each second. The Real-Time Energy Calculator calculates this by asking customers to input information about what electrical appliances they have turned on, ranging from light bulbs and televisions to washing machines and microwaves. Researchers at Go Compare found the average wattage […]

UK to provide £300k more for energy calculator

The UK Government is to provide extra funding to support the development of DECC’s 2050 energy calculator in other countries. It is an open-source online platform that helps understand the options for hitting UK emission targets and is said to be an important tool for informing the climate debate and making policy “more evidence based”. […]