New scheme set to replace Solar Feed in Tariff

Government have confirmed a new Smart Energy Guarantee (SEG) is set to replace the solar Feed in Tariff. Although a Smart Energy Guarantee is now definitely on the horizon government have yet to reveal when it will happen or in what form.  With the current incentive due to stop at the end of the month, solar bosses are demanding a fair minimum price for all households exporting electricity to the […]

Government to cap Renewable Heat Incentive

OFGEM have announced that renewable heat incentive changes will come into effect starting 20th September 2017. This means that any RHI from 20th September will be subject to caps on heat usage of 20,000 kWh for Air Source Heat Pumps and 30,000 kWh for Ground Source Heat Pumps. The good news is that tariffs will also be increased to, […]

Cornwall: Hot Rock, Hot Spot

A new renewable energy revolution is planned for Cornwall by 2020 with aims for Redruth to be the heart of Cornwall’s renewable revolution after a £10.6 million European investment in ground source heat pump technology. Geothermal Engineering Ltd, GEL, are going to begin exploratory drilling in Redruth by early 2018. Cornish earth is perfect for a project […]

How to choose a specialist heat pump installer

When it comes to installing Ground Source or Air Source Heat Pumps it is important to find the right company for the job.  There are some basic rules to follow to which will make sure the technology you install is the right one of for your home, it is sized correctly, installed correctly and all […]