Insulation Roll?

Loft insulation is still on a roll

The frosty spring we’ve had has helped to hold peoples’ interest in insulation – or has it been the Green Deal that is getting people interested instead? In general, searches for insulation on the web (namely Google) tend to spike … Continue reading

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St George flag

Happy St. George’s Day!

As a nation, we can be really great and really lousy energy savers, mostly totally by accident. Here’s why… The Goodies 1. Back in your day you and all your siblings shared the same bathwater. 2. You take extreme pride … Continue reading

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HHCRO free insulation

Are you one of millions who could benefit from free insulation?

See if you’re eligible for the HHCRO here!  

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Loft Insulation

Get free cavity wall insulation and loft insulation with the HHCRO scheme

The HHCRO scheme (Home Heating Cost Reduction Obligation) (also known as the Affordable Warmth scheme) is a new grant scheme aimed at giving the most vulnerable households access to free loft and cavity wall insulation as well as boiler repairs … Continue reading

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The latest on the Energy Company Obligation

The ECO is the grant scheme running alongside the Green Deal. It’s funded by the UK energy suppliers, and replaces a number of similar schemes such as CERT, CESP and the Warm Front scheme. The ECO was officially launched on … Continue reading

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Greening the National Trust

Scheme to green the National Trust’s energy to be funded by members

The National Trust has made an interesting and potentially game-changing deal with green electricity supplier Good Energy. Good Energy has agreed to pay the National Trust £25-£40 per year for each of it’s member households that sign up to one … Continue reading

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Thermodynamic Systems

Solar thermodynamic heating explained

Solar thermodynamic heating is a form of renewable heating that is supposed to produce heat come rain or shine – even in the snow, apparently! Solar thermodynamic heating is not currently accredited under the MCS scheme, but we understand that … Continue reading

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Green Deal with it!

The first Green Deal Plans are ready to go!

The Green Deal Finance Company has confirmed that it has secured the funding needed for Green Deal Plans to start being offered immediately. The agreement signed on the 12th of March by 16 stakeholders (including the Big Six energy firms) … Continue reading

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The latest Green Deal numbers

The latest figures have been released charting the Green Deal’s progress since it’s launch at the end of January this year. Check our infographic below for the details, or check out our Green Deal pages to find out more about … Continue reading

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Questions for Solar Installers

Questions to ask your Solar PV supplier

Here are a few things you should think about asking when you’re talking to a solar PV company about getting a system fitted: What type of panels they are going to install? Crystalline silicon is the most commonly used Solar … Continue reading

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