How Ground Source Heat Pumps work and how efficient they are

Ground Source Heat Pump

Article originally posted by Alex Barrett on YouGen http://www.yougen.co.uk/blog-entry/2866/How+do+you+assess+the+efficiency+of+a+ground+source+heat+pump’3F/ and posted here with permission from You Gen  Ground Source Heat Pumps (GSHP) extract heat from the ground, and use it to produce hot water. By burying pipes just a few metres below the ground you can take advantage of this readily available supply of thermal energy, … Continue reading How Ground Source Heat Pumps work and how efficient they are »

Renewable Heat Incentive reforms come into force

Renewable Heat Incentive reforms come into force Originally posted by Sam Tonge on http://www.yougen.co.uk The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) drafted reforms for both the Domestic and Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) schemes. These reforms have been approved following a debate in Parliament, and are to come into force on 22 May 2018. In … Continue reading Renewable Heat Incentive reforms come into force »

Klover Star 18 SUMMER SALE

Klover Star 18 SUMMER SALE We’re offering 10% off all Star 18’s ordered between now and August 31st. Here’s a case study of one of our Klover installations https://birdshill.wales/case-study/red-klover-star-pellet-boiler-stove-installed-national-trust-flat-stackpole-pembrokeshire/ … You could earn £10,600 over 7 years form the domestic RHI. Contact us: https://birdshill.wales/contact-us/  

Good news: Energy efficiency improvements save 12% of ‘would be’ global energy usage

The International Energy Agency has some exciting news to share: In 2016, the world would have used 12% more energy had it not been for energy efficiency improvements since 2000 – the equivalent to adding another EU in the global energy market      For full article see here Improved energy efficiency has reduced household expenditure … Continue reading Good news: Energy efficiency improvements save 12% of ‘would be’ global energy usage »

The business case for going green remains as compelling as ever.

This article makes a great case for switching to renewable energy and clarifies a few facts and busts some myths around the renewable energy sector: http://www.yougen.co.uk/blog-entry/3039/Renewable+energy+for+businesses+-+making+the+sums+add+up/ We agree with its main messages  In the current unstable economic climate, energy-self-sufficiency brings a degree of financial certainty against currency exchange rates and oil prices Price and market developments … Continue reading The business case for going green remains as compelling as ever. »