• Green Energy News - 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in the green sector. Here's a list of some interesting green energy news you need to read this month.
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  • Mapped: 21 British Landmarks Threatened by Rising Sea Levels

    Curious to see which famous UK landmarks will disappear due to rising in sea levels? GreenMatch uncovered the 21 unique British landmarks that will be gone in the near future.
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  • Mapped: Greenhouse Gas Emissions by EU Country

    GreenMatch has created various visual elements, including maps and charts, to illustrate the different emission rates of each country within the European Union, and how well they are achieving the goals set by the EU for 2020.
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  • Sustainable Travel Guides - September 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in the green sector. Here's a list of the top sustainable travel guides you need to read this month.
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  • An In-Depth Guide on Sustainable Travel

    GreenMatch has created an infographic on how to engage in sustainable travel, as well as including statistics and facts associated with pollution due to unsustainable travel and attitudes towards the trend.
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  • UK Solar Capacity: Is the Future of Solar Cloudy?

    The future of solar in the UK may seem cloudy, with the increase in VAT of the solar PV installations and the end of the Feed-in Tariff. However, there are still some positive takeaways. Keep reading to find out more.
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  • Green Business News - August 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in the green sector. Here's a list of the top green business news you need to read this month.
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  • Underfloor Heating Cost

    A go-to guide with a breakdown of all key factors affecting the underfloor heating costs. Materials, installation charge and running price — everything you need to know in order to choose the right underfloor heating for your home.
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  • Gas Boiler Prices

    GreenMatch has done extensive research on various types of gas boilers to create a guide for those who are either getting a new one or having their old boiler replaced.
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  • VAT on Solar Panels To Increase on October 1

    Solar panels are going to see an increase in VAT from October 1st 2019. The current VAT of 5% will go up to to 20%. Invest now to save on costs!
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  • Green Technology News - July 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in the green sector. Here's a list of the top green technology news you need to read this month.
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  • Environmental News - June 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in the green sector. Here's a list of the top environmental news you need to read this month.
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  • Which Is the Best Boiler to Buy?

    Choosing the best boiler to buy for your home might seem a bit tricky thanks to the numerous options, specifications, and requirements. In order to help, GreenMatch made a guide to help with decisions regarding the boiler type, the fuel type, and the size of boiler.
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  • 5 Podcasts to Inspire For an Eco-Friendly Lifestyle - May 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in green sector. Here's a list of the top green lifestyle podcasts you need to listen to in this month.
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  • Top 10 Solar Blogs to Follow in 2019

    Have a look at GreenMatch’s top 10 blogs which are dedicated to raise awareness about the benefits of solar energy and thereby strive to inspire people to live a more sustainable life.
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  • Climate Change News - April 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in green energy. Here's a list of the latest climate change news for you to read this month.
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  • Mapped: Impact of Climate Change on European Countries

    The most recent data has helped GreenMatch map out the extent to which European countries have been affected by climate change throughout the last couple of decades, with Lithuania being the most affected and Iceland being the least.
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  • Sustainable Energy News - March 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in green energy. Here's a list of the latest renewable energy news for you to read this month.
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  • Renewable Energy News - February 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in green energy. Here's a list of the latest renewable energy news for you to read this month.
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  • Microplastics Threaten Our Environment

    Microplastics are fragments of plastics of any type and propose a major threat to the environment, as they are basically impossible to separate from water due to their size.
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  • Households Fight Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Greenhouse gas emissions in the UK are dropping, but the 2030 climate goals are yet to be achieved. This infographic shows the progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the UK by 2030 and how households can help achieve the climate goals.
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  • Green Energy News - January 2019

    At Greenmatch, we like to keep our ourselves updated with the latest news in green energy. Here's a list of the latest news for you to read this month.
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  • How You Can Still Benefit Before the Solar Feed in Tariff Ends in April 2019

    If you applied before the solar PV Feed in Tariff ended, you could still qualify and benefit from payments for 20 years. Read our guide on the latest changes to the government FIT scheme, from deployment caps, tariff rates, to the former application process.
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  • How Much Does a Solar PV Inverter Replacement Cost in the UK?

    Solar PV inverters make up one of the most expensive components to replace in a solar panel system. Need to know how much it costs to replace an old inverter? Read more about different options for solar inverter replacements and how you can trim those expenses.
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  • Mapped: Europe’s Most and Least Polluted Countries

    Even though Europe has the largest and wealthiest economy in the world, in many countries pollution is a serious threat to human health. Check how your country is ranking.
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  • Let's Make This Black Friday Eco Friendly

    Black Friday is almost here and it's going to be bigger than ever. Find 10 eco friendly shopping tips from experts to help you shop on this Black Friday, by being environmentally conscious.
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  • Standby Energy and Its Smart Future

    UK households waste £227 million each year on standby energy. More and more homes are turning into 'smart' homes. Just like normal appliances, 'smart' appliances also consume standby energy. Smart appliances need to be connected all the time and will therefore be on standby most of their usage.
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  • Effects of the Plastic Straw Ban in the UK

    The UK government plans to ban single-use plastic including plastic straws. Each year, 8.5 billion straws are consumed in the UK, amounting to 3,570 tonnes. Compared to the amount of plastic waste that is produced by the UK each year, this is a small but valuable step in the right direction.
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  • 4 Sustainable Behaviours of Gen Z’s Shopping Habits

    Generation Z is expected to surpass Millennials as the largest consumer market by 2020. As more Gen Z come of age, they will change the business landscape by demanding more sustainable practices from the companies they purchase from.
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  • Aerosols: Why We Must Act Now to Avert a Climate Crisis

    Aerosols are tiny particles that have major implications in terms of counteracting the effects of global warming. By understanding the effects these tiny particles have on our planet, policymakers can take the appropriate measures to adequately handle the issue.
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  • How Much Does a New Boiler Cost in 2019?

    Boilers are one of the major appliances in your home and a considerable investment when they need to be replaced. This article explores a variety of different options and information to consider.
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  • The Most Eco-Costly Countries in the EU

    It is often the topic of discussions how important it is to be eco-friendly, as countries all around the world have set objectives to be more sustainable. Many studies point out the best performers, but how about finding out which are the most eco-costly countries? Here you can find out how all the 28 EU member states are performing.
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  • How Much Does a Solar Battery Storage System Cost (And Is It Worth It?)

    Solar battery storage systems are used in combination with photovoltaic solar panels. These devices store electricity generated by solar panels, so that energy can be used later during non-production hours. Solar battery systems can even be used to make your home independent from the national grid!
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  • 6 Ways Food Damages Our Environment

    The food on our plate has a huge impact on our environment, but only few people realise it. Which kinds of food are healthy both for you and our environment? This infographic presents 6 different ways our food is hurting our environment, and 5 actionable tips on how to prevent them.
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  • Holidays at the Expense of the Environment

    Holidays are all about relaxing, discovering new realities and enjoying life. But have you ever wondered how much carbon dioxide is emitted to the atmosphere every time you travel? This infographic will open your eyes and make you realise that the travel carbon footprint is much higher than you would expect.
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  • 3 Groundbreaking Solar & Wind Storage Solutions

    Learn why hydrogen storage, lithium-sulfur batteries, and redox flow batteries have the potential to change the market for solar energy and wind power. For a long time, distributed energy storage solutions have been the Holy Grail for integrating renewable energy resources in the electricity grid. Discover which power systems are designed for top down power flow and guarantee energy generation, electrical transmission, decentralised distribution, and end usage for the consumer.
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  • Best Solar Websites of 2018

    GreenMatch compiled a list of the best solar energy websites of 2018. Many great organisations, e-magazines, and blogs are listed for their achievements in the industry over the past year. Take a look at the winners and see who the leaders and trendsetters for the solar energy market are.
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  • Top 30 UK Local Authorities by Renewable Energy Capacity

    Is the UK on track with its plan for lowering CO₂ emissions? See GreenMatch's interactive map visualising the top 30 local authorities in the UK by estimated energy capacity. Click to read the trends in renewable energy installations and differences between the top local authorities.
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  • CO₂ Emissions Savings from Residential Solar Panels in the UK

    Solar panels are becoming a popular solution among households in the UK. Besides helping you save approximately £70/month on your electricity bill, solar panels are environmentally friendly, and significantly reduce your carbon footprint. A study conducted by GreenMatch shows that in 2017, 381 local authorities in the UK saved more than 1.2 billion kg of CO₂ emissions from residential solar panels. Find out how much your own local authority has saved in comparison to others.
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  • Top 5 UK Urban Areas Fighting Climate Change

    Climate change is affecting the whole of the UK, exacerbating extreme weather and creating cold snaps, floods, heatwaves, and droughts. GreenMatch has created an infographic with the main climate change risks and possible preventative measures that the five biggest urban areas in the UK, namely London, Manchester, West Yorkshire, and the West Midlands, can take to fight these issues.
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  • Renewable Energy in the United Kingdom

    Electricity generation from renewable energy sources in the United Kingdom has increased significantly over the past few years. Recent government statistics show that a third of the total electricity generation in the UK was produced from renewable energy sources, which is proof that the UK is heading towards a more sustainable future in terms of electricity generation.
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  • The Ocean Cleanup: Fighting Million Tonnes of Plastic

    This is an explanation about the Ocean Cleanup System being deployed in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch by May 2018. The written information is paired with an infographic which further explains the passive cleanup system as an invention to decrease the amount of plastic in the ocean.
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  • The Hidden Cost of Food in the UK

    UK consumers end up paying twice as much as they think for their food, according to the report The Hidden Cost of UK Foods by the Sustainable Food Trust. Hidden costs are generated by unsustainable food production and are paid for by UK consumers in many hidden ways including environmental taxation and private healthcare insurances. Find out how you can discourage unsustainable food production.
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  • What Is the Impact of the Green Jobs Movement on the Labour Market?

    Because of the progressive move away from more CO2 reliant industry and toward the green energy sector, changes to the labour market have been taking place which have sparked the 'jobs vs. environment' debate. With the help of an infographic, this post discusses in detail the number of employees within the global and UK green sector. Likewise, in order to arrive at a conclusion to this debate, the topics of how present jobs are changing and what the jobs of the future will be are also discussed.
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  • Wow! Finalist of the UK Blog Awards 2018

    We are thrilled to announce that among 4,000 entries, Greenmatch has been nominated for the UK Blog Awards this year. This is our first achievement of 2018, and we're looking forward to more!
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  • 7 Green Gift Ideas this Christmas

    Finding the perfect gift for Christmas is no easy job! Often, gifts are left in trash bins, or not used at all, resulting into a waste of money and resources. Green gifts have a great reputation of being creative and useful and, more importantly, help you reduce the impact on the environment. Check 7 green gift ideas for your loved ones this Christmas!
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  • Recycling Municipal Waste for a Greener UK

    Will the UK abide by the EU’s “Circular Economy Package” recycling objectives now that the Brexit strategy is under way? Find out how well the UK is performing in terms of waste treatment and recycling on local, regional, and national level.
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  • Top Environmental Influencers 2017

    As a natural part of our evolution and primal instincts, finding a sustainable solution is a natural effect of wanting to survive and thrive. We at GreenMatch want to congratulate everybody who chooses to follow this important path. As a token of our appreciation, we compiled a list of our favourite websites that help overcome the surrounding environmental issues.
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  • The Opportunities of Solar Panel Recycling

    The energy industry has been experiencing a radical change and the gradual shift towards renewable energy sourcing is more than evident. Nevertheless, not all that looks sustainable stays that way upon the end of its life cycle. At least that is the most common worry regarding photovoltaic (PV) solar panels. They are a sustainable source of energy, dependant only on solar radiation, and capable of delivering electricity to our homes. However, what happens to solar panels when they fail to perform efficiently? Explore their journey through the recycling process.
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  • Nuclear Energy in the UK: Green or Not?

    Fossil power generation is being replaced with nuclear power plants in the UK. That is definitely an improvement, though are they really as good for the environment as we believe so?
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  • Earthships: Is It Time to Live a Radically Sustainable Life?

    Have you ever dreamed about living 'off-grid' and being more financially independent? What if we tell you that it is becoming possible thanks to a sustainable design originated in the United States called Earthships? Learn more about this concept and see why it is crucial for our society to get to know this design better.
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  • Tackling Food Waste with Internet of Things

    Food waste continues to be an insurmountable problem that occurs throughout the entire food supply chain. The numbers are alarming, and the future demand entails a major increase in food production. Internet of Things solutions tackle this problem by providing access to real-time data, which leads to better decisions and optimisation of resources.
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  • Best Green Lifestyle Bloggers 2017

    Green lifestyle became a trend and that's why a lot of bloggers from different industries decided to increase the awareness about it. Check who are the Best Bloggers in 2017!
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  • EU Countries by Production of Clean Energy

    In 2014, all EU nations, with the exception of one, demonstrated a sustainable power source share which was equivalent to or higher than their designated pathway. In 2015, 25 member states surpassed their individual pathways with some even outperforming their 2020 targets.
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  • Does Renewable Energy Create Jobs ?

    Do you think there are no job possibilities in renewable energy sector? Then watch the video and you will change your mind.
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  • The Ultimate Guide to RHI and Heat Pumps

    Did you know that you can save up to £ 29.442 per year on your heating costs by applying to the Renewable Heat Incentives? Read this article for more information.
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  • Global Production of Solar&Wind Electricity

    Wind and Solar power is a great source of renewable energy that most of the countries use to produce electricity. GreenMatch created the top countries that advanced in this technology and ensured a sustainable future for their people.
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  • How to Road Trip with Solar Energy

    Nowadays, Solar Energy goes beyond providing benefits for you at home. It's technology has reached a stage, that even brings value to our journeys and travels. Get inspired!
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  • 5 Sustainable Restaurants in the UK

    Did you know that in 2015 0.9 Million tons of food was wasted in the hospitality and food service sector? Due to wrap.co.uk 0.7 million tons could have been prevented, that equals £2.5 billion. Only 0.1 million tons are being recycled, and 0.65 million tons are dumped into the sewer and the landfill. Finally, Restaurants have noticed this problem. If you want to find out more about sustainable restaurants, check out this Infographic created by Greenmatch.
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  • 9 Amazing Facts about Biogas in the UK

    Did you know that in 2007, around 12,000 vehicles worldwide were fueled with biogas? Nowadays, the number has increased. So, if you want to find more about biogas, check out the latest infographic by GreenMatch that will teach you some updated facts.
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  • Why Double Glazing in the UK Is Here to Stay

    When building your new house or renovating your existing one, sooner or later you will come across the question of which windows are the right ones for your home. To find out more about the benefits and reasons why double glazing will remain to be a good choice in the future, keep reading.
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  • Wind Power - Do You Know Your Future’s Potential?

    The rise of environmental issues involving nonrenewable energy sources enables countries to search for alternative means of fuel. One of the world's fastest growing business segments is Wind Power and is revolutionizing the path towards a sustainable future. Test your knowledge today with Greenmatch Wind Power energy quiz and see if you know your future's next leading energy source for the world!
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  • Climate Change Denial: Faces and Facts

    GreenMatch has decided to gather some of the most relevant facts used by Climate Change deniers in support of their thesis. Take a look at our latest infographics if you are curious to know what they think and who they are!
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  • Albert Einstein: The Father of Solar Cells

    The latest infographic by Greenmatch highlights the crucial events of Einstein’s life and his impact on the development of solar power.
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  • Running On 100% Renewable Energy

    Researchers are confident that we will achieve 100% renewable energy by 2050. However, we're currently running on 80% fossil fuels. So, are the researchers right? Or is this dream to good to be true?
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  • From Sustainable to Smart Cities

    With the rising environmental and social issues from urbanisation, Sustainable and Smart Cities are great solutions to address these issues. GreenMatch created two maps to help you navigate around the most Sustainable and Smartest Cities in the world!
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  • UK's Top 50 Green Universities

    Finding the right place to study is one of the most important decisions in life. If you value sustainability and want to choose the most eco-friendly university, take a look at our interactive map of UK’s Greenest Universities.
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  • Best Green Energy Websites 2017

    To promote a sustainable lifestyle, Greenmatch created a list of the best websites and blogs about renewable energy.
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  • Top Eco-Traveling Enthusiasts of 2017

    Although traveling may be an adventure, each traveler still impacts the environment with their carbon footprint. Yet, many individuals and organisations have contributed to reducing this significantly. GreenMatch has researched and compiled the Top-Eco Travelling Enthusiasts of 2017 to highlight their efforts in creating a safe and environmentally friendly world.
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  • 19 Energy Efficiency Myths Debunked

    Are you using the right strategies to make your home more sustainable? Learn more about the 19 most common energy efficiency myths with our latest infographic to save money and energy.
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  • 10 Foods Predicted to Go Extinct

    Climate change affects any aspect of our lives. And our diet is not excluded! Read about foods predicted to go extinct thanks to climate change, the latest infographic by Greenmatch!
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  • 7 Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas for Valentine's Day

    What about a less-red but greener Valentine's Day this year? The latest infographic by Greenmatch will give you some unique ideas for making happy your beloved ones and the planet as well!
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  • Top 5 Free Green Apps: The Future of Tomorrow Is at Your Fingertips

    As we move forward in this tech era, the rise of environmental entrepreneurs and technologies will make a sustainable future possible. Greenmatch has gathered the Top 5 Free Green Apps to help you start saving the Earth.
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  • Are Solar Roadways Worth the Hype?

    Find out everything you need to know about the solar roadway debate and solar roadway projects around the world.
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  • Breaking Down UK Climate Change Risk Assessment 2017

    The latest infographic by Greenmatch highlights the observed changes in climate and the key risks for the United Kingdom from the current and predicted impacts of climate change.
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  • Energy Vampires: Are You Ready for the Hunt?

    Did you know that around 15% of your electricity bill is caused by Energy Vampires? No?! Then you are in the right place. The latest infographic by Greenmatch will help you learn more about it!
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  • The Best Green Accommodation Websites

    Celebrating the best green websites where you can find accommodation that is both sustainable and environmentally friendly.
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  • 10 Ways to Make Christmas Sustainable and Affordable

    Here are some tips of how to make your Christmas decoration, Christmas food, and Christmas gifts more eco-friendly and less wasteful.
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  • Before the Flood

    This is the infographic that will tell you all about Leonardo DiCaprio’s 3 years journey of exploring climate change as appointed by the United Nations.
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  • Post-Brexit Environmental Policies: Shifting the Dialogue to Air Pollution

    Pre-Brexit, 80-90% of the UK’s Environmental Policies were EU-led; presently, the UK’s effectiveness to independently curb hazardous levels of air pollution, causing 29,000 deaths annually, is uncertain.
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  • 10 Influential Celebrities Making a Difference in Saving the Planet

    An infographic listing 10 influential celebrities that are steering more people to be environmentally friendly through their activism.
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  • Enormous Potential of Tidal Energy and Wind Power in the UK

    The UK is one of the richest countries in Europe with natural resources that can generate enormous energy capacity. Find out about wind and tidal energy in the UK in this post.
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  • Best Vegan Lifestyle Blogs 2016

    To inspire a healthy, cruelty-free lifestyle, Greenmatch created a list of the best vegan lifestyle blogs.
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  • Top Environmental Influencers 2016

    Awarded to the top environmental blogs,initiatives, individuals, sites and organisations influencing the discussion about the environment in 2016.
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  • Best All Natural Beauty Blogs 2016

    As part of promoting green living, Greenmatch has created this list of the best natural beauty blogs that give the reader inspiration for going green and wellness.
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  • Fast Fashion: The Second Largest Polluter in The World

    In this article we present an infographic that highlights the major impact of the fashion industry on the environment. We also describe the SCAP initiative in UK that aims to reduce this impact.
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  • Build Your Own Solar Oven in 5 Steps

    Searching for new ways to make your household greener? Check out our guide to build a solar oven and add this device to your home.
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  • 6 Simple Ways to Domestic Energy Saving

    Efficient alternatives to home appliances to save energy and reduce the cost of energy
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  • The Environmental Impact of the Olympic Games 2016

    Rio Olympic Games are approaching and we have made an infographic about environmental impact they will have. Immense figures are expected to be involved in the biggest sport event in the world. Check out the infographic below to discover the truth.
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  • Best Sustainable Gardening and Farming Blogs 2016

    Check out our list of the Best Sustainable Gardening and Farming Blogs of 2016.
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  • E-Waste Solutions That Benefit Our Planet

    What do you do with your old appliances and devices when you upgrade? A lot of people sell or donate, but what if it barely functions? If you want to know a little more about electronic waste, check out this infographic.
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  • The Best Healthy Eating Sites of 2016

    Do you have a passion for living a healthy lifestyle and clean food? Would you like to change your lifestyle, especially with regards to your diet? Then, make sure you will not loose the collection of the best blogs and websites on Healthy Eating of 2016 by GreenMatch!
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  • Best Green Lifestyle blogs 2016

    You want to go greener but you need inspiration to give a boost to your life? Or you are just courious how can people actually live zero-waste? Check out this ranking the green girls, mommies, guys and organizations that may give you most useful tips on how to reduce your amount of plastic and, eventually, adopt a zerowaste lifestyle!
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  • The Most Inspirational Blogs On Sustainable Fashion

    Being environmentally friendly is more than investing in solar panels or recycling. Sometimes it takes a little creativity to find ways to help our environment and our fellow human beings. To help you on your way we listed the most inspirational blogs on sustainable fashion.
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  • Best Conscious Travel Blogs 2016

    GreenMatch chose the best conscious travel blogs of 2016, check them out here!
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  • Are We Any Closer to Solving Energy Poverty?

    In order for the world to eradicate poverty, we must first combat energy poverty!
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  • The Best Natural Teeth Whitening Options

    Whiter teeth is what everyone probably would like to have. Discover 9 amazing natural ways to whiten your teeth!
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  • How to Get Rid of Spiders

    Fact: arachnophobia is the #1 phobia in the world. Seeing spiders dead and gone is something some would love to see! Considering spiders have their roles to play and using chemicals to kill them is hazardous to our health and the environment, a green manner of keeping them away is the way to go!
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  • 5 Steps for Saving Energy with a Ground Source Heat Pump

    A ground source heat pump is a very complex system. The process that could lead you from the idea of installing it fo successfully using to to save energy and money while respecting the environment is as well. But don't feel discouraged. We have the perfect guide for you.
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  • Cleaning and Maintenance Tips for Solar Panels

    Do you own solar panels and aren't sure about the best way to maintain them or are interested in purchasing solar panels but are a bit weary about what it takes to maintain them? Then this post is for you, get all the information you need on solar panel cleaning and maintenance right here!
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  • Top 10 Solar Energy Myths

    You've probably heard about some of the myths related to solar energy, well, it times to debunk those myths. Find more information on the top 10 solar energy myths right here.
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  • Differences Between Solar Photovoltaic and Solar Thermal

    There are two main types of solar power systems, with different working principles, uses and designs. Getting to know them is the first step to live a sustainable live thanks to the Sun.
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  • Top 5 Renewable Energy Projects Under Construction in the UK in 2016

    This post provides data from the largest renewable energy projects currently under development in the UK for different energy sources in an easy-to-read infographic.
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  • 4 Reasons Behind the Rise of Renewables

    This post explains the main reasons behind the current rise of renewables even though the price of oil has been relatively lower compared to previous years.
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  • Sustainable Living with Heat Pumps

    Owning an air source heat pump brings you closer to a greener and sustainable lifestyle as it reduces your carbon footprint. Read more here on how an air source heat pump can make your home more efficient.
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  • The Future of Heat Pumps in the UK

    The expansion of heat pumps in the UK faces serious challenges, but there are some trends that make many experts on the heating sector think that they will play an important role in UK's heating market. Want to know more details? Read this post.
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  • Top 50 Green Market Movers of 2016

    The growth of social awareness of the environment and how we impact it is an undeniable fact. But do we know who's responsible of that trend? The best green promoters on lifestyle, travel, technology, fashion and food in 2016 have been awarded by GreenMatch. Congratulations to all of them!
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  • Information on Solar Panels

    Solar panels are an alternative form green energy that produces electricity and heat using energy from the sun. For more information on solar panels read more here.
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  • Pros and Cons of Air Source Heat Pumps

    An air source heat pump is an environmentally friendly alternative that can be used as a heating solution for your home during the winter and also a cooling solution in the summer. Here you will find information on the pros and cons of air source heat pumps.
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  • How Solar Panel Systems Work

    Here you'll find an overview of solar panel systems: what they are, what are their components, how they work and some additional considerations.
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  • A Guide to Geothermal HVAC

    This post provides you with the necessary knowledge about geothermal HVAC systems: what they are, how they work and why they are a very good option for heating your home.
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  • How a Ground Source Heat Pump Works

    The aim of this post is to explain and, hopefully, clarify, the operation of a ground source heat pump system by getting to know all its elements.
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  • Air Source Heat Pumps Explained

    AIr source heat pumps are an environmentally friendly alternative to conventional systems that provide heating and cooling solutions. Here you will find information about air source heat pumps and how they work.
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  • Pros and Cons of Ground Source Heat Pumps

    A ground source heat pump is a green device capable of both heating and cooling a house while preserving the environment and saving energy. However, it has some disadvantages.Let's see what are its pros and cons.
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  • Biomass Boilers in the UK

    Biomass boilers burn organic materials such as logs, wood chips and wood pellets to produce heat. But how do they work? Find out more here.
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  • Central Heating Ventilation and Air-Conditioning (HVAC)

    Even if you might have come across the HVAC acronym while searching for air conditioning or home heating solutions, you might still wonder what it stands for. Thus, we invite you to learn more about how you can save on energy bills by integrating your house heating, air ventilation and conditioning in a HVAC system.
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  • Overcoming the Challenges of Sustainability

    We asked 11 sustainability experts to share what they think is the biggest challenge of a sustainable lifestyle, and how to overcome it.
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  • Boiler Insurance

    Are you worried about expensive repair bills in case of boiler breakdowns? Maybe a boiler insurance is what you need. Here's what you need to know.
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  • Are Log Burners Good for You and the Environment?

    Log burners are not just for the countryside anymore. Find out why brits love them so much and what are the possible drawbacks
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  • Ground Source Heat Pump Antifreeze

    Antifreeze is used in most of the ground source heat pump loops, for the purpose of making sure that the coolant can easily flow even below 0 °C. In the following lines we present five antifreeze types that can be used for underground heat collectors.
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  • How to Choose the Right Condensing Boiler

    How many types of condensing boilers are available on the market, and how can you choose the right one?
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  • Top 10 Myths About Heat Pumps

    In the context of growing demand for clean, reliable and sustainable solutions when it comes to household heating, the heat pump is among the few technologies capable of meeting the expectations of quality and cost-efficient heating. Thus, we decided to clear up some of the confusion surrounding these 'know-how' devices by addressing the 10 most wide-spread misconceptions about heat pumps.
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  • Disposal and Recycling of Photovoltaic Solar Panels

    Although solar panels are popular for being a green source of energy, once criticism is that solar panels themselves are contaminating. Good news is that they can be recycled.
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  • Wood Burning vs Multi-Fuel Stoves

    Woodburning and multifuel stoves are heating appliances that burn different types of fuel. What differentiates them and which one should you choose?
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  • How Can a Biomass Boiler Save You Money?

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