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Energy Advice for Architects – Why Should you Consider Biomass?

Monday, 19 November 2018

If you’re an architect designing a new building, commercial or domestic, biomass is an excellent solution for the building’s heating needs. Why? Well, biomass qualifies for the governments RHI scheme, meaning the building’s owners can earn money from it being in place. With better efficiency than oil or electric heating and with a 5 year warranty, ETA biomass boiler...

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Biomass Boilers

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

With the constant rise in prices of oil and fossil fuels, many people have started to look for alternative ways of heating their homes and businesses. One of the options that is gaining popularity is an investment in wood pellet or wood chip boilers. Wood pellet and wood chip heating is a new and modern solution consisting of a...

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Is Biomass Really Sustainable?

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

If you are considering switching your heating system to biomass then you have probably heard it referred to as a sustainable energy source, green and low in pollutants. But you could be forgiven for wondering how it is sustainable, what it even means and if it is a viable long-term solution for your business or home’s energy needs.  ...

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Top 4 Incentive Schemes and Useful Links

Monday, 10 September 2018

Being more energy efficient can help reduce your household bills, keep your home warm and reduce your impact on the environment. Here we explain the schemes, who to talk to about applying and how you can get additional advice and support. Incentive Scheme 1 – Feed-in Tariff The Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme is a government programme designed to promote...

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How Does Biomass Heating Save Money?

Monday, 20 August 2018

A modern style, fully automated biomass heating system can provide complete heating for your home or business as well as all your hot water needs. There are three different biomass fuel types, these being; wood pellets, wood chips and wood logs. As all biomass boiler wood must come from sustainable forestry to be eligible for government financial support (RHI...

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What is an EPC?

Monday, 20 August 2018

As of the 1st August 2007, all domestic and commercial buildings in the UK available to buy or rent must have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). If you own a home or a business, getting an energy performance survey done could help you identify was to save money on your energy bills and improve the comfort of your home...

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