July 7, 2017
EHPA Thomas Nowak

Interview: Thomas Nowak, Secretary General of the EHPA

Interview: Thomas Nowak, Secretary General of the EHPA We recently interviewed Kilian Pender, the CEO of the Green Deal Finance Company, about his vision for renewables and hopes for the future of UK green energy. […]
July 7, 2017

What is the Renewable Heat Incentive? A guide

An Overview of the UK’s RHI scheme The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) was set up by the government to incentivise individuals and businesses in England, Scotland and Wales to make the switch to a renewable […]
June 29, 2017

Should I Install Renewable Energy At Home?

Answer: Yes, but only if your property meets government energy efficiency standards. Renewable energy reduces your carbon footprint and minimises utility bills, and there are plenty of options for green heating and electricity. GSHPs need […]
June 29, 2017

What is the price of a ground source heat pump?

Answer: Typically, Ground Source Heat Pumps (GSHPs) cost anywhere between £13,000 – £20,000. This scales up for larger systems. Horizontal (trench) systems tend to be cheaper than vertical (borehole) systems. Funding and financing is available […]
June 27, 2017

Comparing Different Heat Pump Options (ASHPs & GSHPs)

The world is changing, and not always for the better. Global warming is just one example of the dire consequences our past actions as humans have had on the planet where we live. Luckily, there […]
June 27, 2017
Running Costs Air Source Pump

What Are The Running Costs For An Air Source Heat Pump?

Santeri Viinamäki [CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons Photo Attribution: Santeri Viinamäki. Wikimedia Commons. Licensed here. Answer: It depends. An average home needs around 12,000 kWh of heat per year. The typical air source heat pump (ASHP) may produce […]
June 14, 2017

Will My Landlord Allow Me To Install Renewable Energy?

Answer: You will need permission from the property owner to install renewable energy technology. The landlord would save on utility bills and reduce their carbon footprint, so it is in their interest to install heat pumps, […]
May 29, 2017

17 Basic Tips For Energy Efficiency In The Home

Advice For Home Energy Efficiency With gas and electricity prices consistently increasing, energy efficiency and adopting a greener approach is high on many people’s agenda in the UK. Of course, optimising your tariff can make […]