Day: October 22, 2022

Photovoltaic-thermal solar tiles

Germany’s Paxos is currently testing the solar tile in a testing facility connected to an air heat pump. The panel can provide heat and electricity at the same time, while also improving the heat pump’s coefficient of performance by around 25%. October 21, 2022 Sandra Enkhardt Image: Paul Seeger, Paxos From pv magazine Germany Germany’s […]

Contractor collapses with loss of 104 jobs

Jehu Group has ceased trading after 87 years in business, with 104 staff made redundant. Directors of the contractor, headquartered in Bridgend, Wales, have closed down its Jehu Group, Jehu Project Services and Waterstone Homes businesses, and are preparing to place them into administration. Jehu specialised in construction and development projects for registered social landlords […]

Qatar labour abuses still ā€˜rifeā€™ ahead of World Cup, say campaigners

Labour abuses are still “rife” across Qatar among the migrant workforce helping the country stage the World Cup, a report from Amnesty International has claimed. The campaigning organisation said thousands of workers who have helped build its infrastructure are still facing issues including delayed or unpaid wages, unsafe working conditions and barriers to changing jobs, […]

15+ Times People Happened Across Something Unusual and Wanted to Share It

The world is a big place, so naturally, it’s full of astonishing discoveries patiently waiting for our curiosity to reveal them. And luckily, some people are masters of keeping their childlike curiosity alive and never hesitate to share photos of mind-bending finds they happen to come across. From simple but interesting things to more mysterious discoveries, they always have something new to show off. 1. “This […]