31st October 2014
Electronics maker Sharp suffered a drop in profits of 18.3 per cent for its latest quarter, it reported this morning.
30th October 2014
A plan to establish a major new centre to educate the future workers in the UK’s power and energy industries has taken a big step forward, with the submission of a formal application.
29th October 2014
A top boss at a washing machine manufacturing giant has confessed that his company doesn’t really know whether the world is ready for the benefits offered by ‘smart’ technology.
28th October 2014
Despite the UK facing a narrowing gap between expected supplies and demand for power this winter, the company which operates the supply system has assured consumers that supplies are strong, and it has contingency plans to help keep the lights on.
27th October 2014
A leading brand of vacuum cleaner was one of the most searched-for items by Britons shopping online in the past three months, as confident consumers spent on goods to spruce up their homes.
24th October 2014
The company behind the world’s first polymer bead washing machines has revealed that its losses doubled in its last financial year.
23rd October 2014
Two big UK newspapers have spotlighted new devices designed to help keep the food in any fridge in optimum condition.
22nd October 2014
Yesterday (Tuesday) was a landmark day for the UK’s wind power businesses, as it accounted for more of the energy produced during the day than all of the country’s nuclear power stations.
21st October 2014
The UK’s biggest energy price comparison services have disputed claims that they hide many of the best deals from their users.
20th October 2014
A large-scale fire at Didcot B power station in Oxfordshire is today being investigated, although officials have ruled out arson or terrorism as main or contributory causes.