Articles by The Conversation

The hidden energy cost of smart homes

One of the great hopes of the second digital revolution is that “the internet of things” will help households save energy. But research from Australia and the UK is revealing ways the IOT might also increase energy demand.

Solar hot water giving you cold showers? Eight tips to warm you up

It is likely that households are not getting the most from their solar hot water systems. So how can you get the most out of your solar hot water system?