Taiwan has appliances unknown in the UK: e.g. hot-warm water fountains are in 50% of homes (and many workplaces)
See @profgpw giving evidence to HoL Committee http://bit.ly/1zUkESd . For more info see http://bit.ly/1FS5q3X .
Lots of DEMANDers contributed to this excellent new book: beyond behaviour change http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415739634/
DEMAND is a fan of fans http://www.lowtechmagazine.com/2014/09/circulating-fans-air-conditioning.html
Libraries open for 24 hours to meet student ‘demand’: what are the consequences for energy demand?
‘Fly or die’: Yolande Strengers’ thoughts on her long flights to visit the DEMAND Centre’ see http://bit.ly/1ma6YKP
What might happen if DEMAND really had impact? http://aceee.org/blog/2014/06/utilities-are-frightened-death-spiral …
Energy-consuming parenting practices – alternative use for a hairdryer. http://bit.ly/1p9X25o
Tesla’s techno-cars are the right answer to the wrong question http://theconversation.com/teslas-techno-cars-are-the-right-answer-to-the-wrong-question-27652 … via @ConversationUK
Check out the @DEMAND_CENTRE storify from the End Use Energy Demand Gala http://bit.ly/1lX1d7r
Members of @DEMAND_CENTRE ’s advisory board chopped enough onions to make a delicious demand pie
Some of the DEMANDing ideas team: cutting edge theory plus walking and talking. Pose inspired by world cup coverage.
The insulation value of a sari can vary by 35% http://bit.ly/1fPZ7Qp
Guesses at the temperature also led to interesting talk about how comfort, clothing, infrastructure + temp relate
Here’s the final view of our visitor’s clo calculations – quite a range in how much insulation people were wearing!
Why travel? Views from biology to technology. http://www.theitc.org.uk/dyn.php?page=63
What is the insulation value of your clothing today?
Climate change: indoors and out – what is room temperature and why does it matter. http://bit.ly/1juJ9xB pic.twitter.com/ZAKoYi9xVH
New York City 1937 ‘ABC of City Planning’ http://bit.ly/1gmU7Su. Make your own version at DEMAND summer school http://bit.ly/1bOmnkT .
Is electricity needed for social justice and a decent quality of life?
This is a really excellent article: Insulation, first the body, then the home http://www.lowtechmagazine.com/2011/02/body-insulation-thermal-underwear.html
Curious about what we do but don’t know where to start? Listen to us discuss key ideas at http://bit.ly/1n8zBsC or http://www.soundcloud.com/demandcentre
Power theft – need or greed? See http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03q8sv5
Who needs them: all electric dream homes, past and future. http://theconversation.com/dream-homes-of-the-future-still-stuck-in-the-past-21169 … via @ConversationEDU
Where do you get your energy from? http://bit.ly/1aZ1qOa and www.everydaystructures.com
Gaps under doors supplied free with rental properties in Lancaster!
Is this dog part of the infrastructure of the home or is it designed to fix a problem with that infrastructure?
The ultimate power source……for reindeer.
How much energy is implicated in being top of the premiership?!
Mattioli’s anatomy of car dependence: symptoms, causes and cures.
‘… and then how about boat dependence? Good/bad, exclusive, insecure?’
What happens when employees are asked to reduce energy consumption between 4 & 6 pm on a Wednesday?
Energy is used in keeping people warm, but at what indoor temperature?
Every home should have one!
Daylight Savings Time: a natural experiment in shifting energy demand?
How many institutions turned their heating on on 1st October & why?
Does demand lead to more demand?
Why is it so critical to keep the lights on? Why not turn some off? The talk is of energy supply but not of demand.
How many electrical devices are there in your house?
Online shopping vs the High Street: increasing or decreasing transportation?
How much has world wide energy changed because of the www?
Who is busy making today’s holiday destinations a thing of the past?
A solar powered flower! What sort of demand is this?
A dusty router: the more essential energy and mobility infrastructures become, the more they disappear.
Fossils are traces of past lives. Are there similar traces of energy demand & where are they preserved?
Do dogs encourage mobility or prevent it?
Mobility from the past, leading into the future with the demand for the reinstatement of trams in the UK.
Where did the demand for corporate gifts, in the form of squashy yellow cars, come from?
Demand is interested in infrastructures at every scale including the Drayton RT212.
This device measures in units of mm. What device do we need to quantify what energy is used for?
Does the demand for convenient repellant wipes relate to the demand for long haul travel?
What does this say about DEMAND? A set of old plugs that fit together but don’t fit into the current infrastructure.
What is DEMAND about? Interdependence, co-evolution, interweaving, string, entanglement, crossed wires.
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