Alternatives to Oil Boilers

Thursday, 6 December 2018

Biomass If you are considering heating options for your property (or properties) either commercial or domestic, then biomass could very well be the choice for you. The majority of commercial and domestic boilers are either oil or gas powered. Both of which are reliant on fossil fuels and these can be subject to unexpected price changes. In addition, fossil...

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Why are biomass boilers the best option for farms?

Friday, 23 November 2018

Farms are typically located in off-gas grid areas with a high heat demand and as such have limited choice when it comes to a heating system. In the past your only option was oil, but now supported by government incentives there is a better, more sustainable solution – biomass! A large oil tank (or multiple large oil tanks) are...

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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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Chatham House report publishes incorrect statements on thriving biomass industry

Monday, 27 February 2017

‘The Impacts of the Demand for Woody Biomass for Power and Heat on Climate and Forests’ report by Chatham House has been released. The report includes a disappointing number of wrong and very misleading statements. Of course we cannot sit back and allow the uninformed opinions to have any impact on the way this thriving industry is perceived – we...

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Abandoned forest has the ability to heat thousands of homes

Thursday, 3 December 2015

Unused English forests could easily replace about 3 million barrels of crude oil. … If we just went and picked it up. According to the Forestry Commission, about half of the woodland in England is under-managed. This means there is at least 2 million tonnes a year, that could be used for woodfuel and it is just sitting there as woodlands slowly...

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Why sustainable energy solutions are SO important

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

We seem to be having babies by the millions, born in hospitals and schooled in locations that are using dinosaur fuels. Do the math, does that make sense? We asked Silvio Spiess, a veteran of sustainable building ideas, and the CEO of Innasol about what we need to think about with a growing population and sustainable energy solutions to...

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