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What are sustainable forests?

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Biomass is fast becoming a viable alternative to traditional fossil fuels. In 2017 biomass accounted for approximately 17% of Great Britain’s renewable power. The key is of course to ensure that its source is indeed a renewable and sustainable one. Biomass, unlike most other renewable energy resources, is unique in being able to perform in a similar way to...

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Biomass Fuel Types

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Biomass fuels are renewable and also considered carbon-neutral. This is because, when they are burned, they release the same amount of carbon they absorbed during their time growing as plants and trees. Fuels can be seen as wet or dry and high or low density. The wetter fuels are lower in calorific value (meaning less energy per kilo) and...

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Why are biomass boilers so great for poultry houses?

Thursday, 6 December 2018

If you are a poultry farmer you will know the importance of maintaining a constant, regular temperature throughout your houses. Whether you raise chickens as broilers or layers, the ambient temperature plays a vital role. Too low or too high and the chickens become unhealthy. Unhealthy birds mean bad news for the animals, your customers and you. The younger...

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Renewable heating – questions, answered

Friday, 28 April 2017

Now we are starting to experience warmer weather in the UK and the peak heating season is coming to and end it is a great time to be thinking about renewable heating. We have spent the last couple of months at exhibitions and events talking about renewable heating in particular and we thought now is a good time to get...

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Renewable heating in your investment property

Friday, 13 November 2015

If you have invested in a property for your future, and rent it to tenants, it becomes a very important part of your savings and planning. It represents years of hard work, sometimes involving working weekends and giving up luxuries as you scrimped for the deposit and carried out renovations to make it tenant-friendly. Congratulations on this! We celebrate...

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