Space tech vs smart tech: how do they stack up?

Posted 05/08/2019 by E.ON

Technology has come a long way since man landed on the moon 50 years ago. For instance, smart meters can track how much energy you're using and send information direct to your supplier for you, saving you both time and hassle.

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How people power has transformed Seoul's energy landscape

Posted 04/07/2019 by E.ON

Since 2012, the South Korean capital city, Seoul, has been transforming how it generates and uses energy. A large part of its success has come from getting the city's residents directly involved.

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How smart are you and your home?

Posted 20/05/2019 by E.ON

Is it time to get smarter with your energy usage? In support of Smart Home Week we've rounded up the latest smart gadgets to help make you and your home smarter when it comes to energy.

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Smart meters can enable meaningful change

Posted 14/03/2019 by E.ON

As part of its shift towards creating a lower-carbon energy infrastructure, we're focused on installing smart meters in every home and business. Smart meters don't just offer you more control over the energy you use but they can also help us reduce the carbon footprint we leave behind.

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What if we built these historical landmarks today?

Posted 20/02/2019 by E.ON

From the Taj Mahal to the Pyramids of Giza: How long would it take to build these historical landmarks today? We reveal how modern technology, gas and electricity would impact construction time and the workforce needed.

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How a Swedish city is leading the way in the smart revolution

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Posted 01/02/2019 by E.ON

In a district on the outskirts of Malmö in southern Sweden, E.ON worked with city authorities and local water and waste companies to develop the smart city of the future. Discover Hyllie.

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Are you guilty of being a secret heater?

Posted 29/01/2019 by E.ON

Almost half of us admit to secretly adjusting the thermostat at home to avoid conflict. But could we refresh our heating habits and restore domestic bliss?

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Alexa, which is the smartest city in the UK?

Posted 04/12/2018 by E.ON

With millions of us now owning smart devices, having a digital assistant is almost as common as having a pet. But which products are the most popular, and which UK city has the most smart technology? We did some digital digging to find out.

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Getting gadget smart: balancing the old with the new

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Posted 11/07/2018 by E.ON

Technology has certainly made daily tasks easier, but modern life has made a beast. With a constant conveyer belt of items to refresh, it can be hard to let things go – especially if you’re attached to your favourite gadget. So how do you get it just right?

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How to get energy fit in 7 steps

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Posted 14/02/2018 by E.ON

New Year’s resolutions may now be distant memories, but you can still give your energy bills a fresh start. We’ve picked out seven ways to help you get energy fit.

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Introducing E.ON See: The smart meter display in your pocket

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Posted 22/03/2017 by E.ON

If you have a smartphone, you’ll be using it lots of wonderful ways while you’re on the go. That’s what inspired us to create E.ON See – a virtual smart energy display – making energy easier to manage, whenever and wherever you are.

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A race to the finish: driverless cars and the internet of places

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Posted 14/10/2016 by E.ON

At first, driverless cars seemed like a dream of the very distant future, but it’s suddenly becoming an exciting reality. More companies are joining the race to get the first self-driving car on the road. But how will these cars be powered in the future?

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How do children imagine the future of energy?

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Posted 02/09/2016 by E.ON

We asked children to visualise how they think we will generate and use energy in the coming years - needless to say, the future looks amazing.

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7 time saving apps every household needs

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Posted 19/08/2016 by E.ON

Organising your diary, crushing candy and even catching Pokemon - there’s an app out there for almost everything. They can be fun, they can be functional, they can even be life changing - especially when it comes to taking control of your home.


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Energy through the ages: how has it changed in the home?

Victorian Kitchen
Posted 10/08/2016 by E.ON

Innovations in energy and technology have made our daily household tasks less backbreaking and time consuming than they were for our parents and grandparents. And now energy in the home is becoming even smarter.

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How to stay energy smart at university

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Posted 04/08/2016 by E.ON

There’s lots to remember when you head off to university. Here are a few quick tips to ensure you’re not caught out by your energy bills - saving you money and hassle in the long run.

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The mind-blowing world of connected devices

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Posted 09/06/2016 by E.ON

From smart meters to smart security systems, connected technology is everywhere. But did you know that the Internet of Things includes pet wearables, umbrellas and tennis rackets? Here’s our run down of the coolest connected tech around.

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What does the future of energy look like?

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Posted 27/05/2016 by E.ON

With carbon targets to meet and fossil fuels running out, everyone’s talking about what the future of energy is going to look like. There’s lots of tech out there, but what’s going to transform the way we think about power?

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Forget forgetfulness: Introducing E.ON Touch

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Posted 20/05/2016 by E.ON

Want more control over your heating and hot water? E.ON Touch lets you check and set temperatures wherever you are.

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The race to electric flight has begun

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Posted 19/04/2016 by E.ON

The aeroplane has made the planet smaller than any vehicle in the history of the world. It also is one of the most polluting offenders when it comes to transport. However there is a change afoot and soon your flight maybe powered by only the Sun...

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