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Penso Power: the future of sustainable energy

Breaking our reliance on coal and gas could alleviate the energy crisis and prevent future shortages. By investing in wind, solar, geothermal and hydroelectric we could eradicate fuel and energy shortages, in theory at least. The age-old question that has every boomer scoffing at the prospect of renewable energy sources:

“What are you gonna do when the sun doesn’t shine?”
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How canned cocktails shook up the beverage industry

No one does sunshine quite like the Brits. Shirtless football hooligans, sticky humidity without a breath of air conditioning, and frankly far too many uncovered toes for my liking. But love it or loathe it, most of us will agree that the best thing the Brits do in Summertime is indulging in a refreshing beverage. Sure – an ice-cold lemonade will hit to spot, or a fruity Pimms, or even a cold crisp larger, but you know what would be even better?

A cheeky cocktail.

To Chill or Not to Chill: Getting the CBD Balance Right

CBD drinks are so hot right now.

I’m not mad about it.

CBD is a great way to unwind and quieten your mind and feel good without any of the side effects. It’s like smoking the devil's lettuce without that THC high that makes you devour an entire pack of Oreos, or questioning whether that van parked outside your house is an MI6 surveillance van, or just your local tradesman. These drinks can ease anxiety, improve sleep and relieve aches and pains.

CBD drinks are part of the ‘health hedonism’ tr

The Creative Revolution

When we think of revolutions, you’re probably thinking of redcoats with muskets, french guillotines or Oliver twist-esque factories. But revolutions aren’t just a thing of the past.

Humans will continue to evolve and create new revolutions. Now, we are about to enter a new age, one that priorities and values creativity above all else. But to understand where we’re going, we’ve got to know where we’ve been.

The industrial revolution refers to one of the most monumental historical shifts in ou

Function Over Form: Drinks that make you feel

Gone are the days of buying a product for the advertised accompanying lifestyle. Nowadays, people are buying based on the fulfilment of their core needs. Consumers are looking to buy products that will positively impact their life, and not just dress it in a cute accessory. Brands need more than aesthetic packaging and a tasty product, it needs to deliver on the promise of an improved existence upon consumption.

Functional beverages are a type of drink marketed to highlight specific ingredients

The Great Resignation: Is Life Finally More Important Than Work?

The pandemic taught us all so much about ourselves. The extended isolation from friends, family and colleagues made us get up close and personal with our brains. Working from home changed the way we worked and continues to be the hangover that has lasted 2 years.

In 2021, we started to hear grumblings. At first, it was called “The Great Reset”.

The pandemic gave us a once in a lifetime opportunity to start anew. The term is used “for climactic events that resolve our global debt overload while