The installations will be offered to homes which already have gas central heating and will be complemented by checks, energy tariffs and usage advice
The funding aims to help heavy industry go green and retrofit homes with latest green tech, helping people save money on their energy bills
Making your home electrically energy efficient can be quite an overwhelming task. With the amount of choice of products available on the market it can be hard knowing where to start.
The plan backs replacement of Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) with a new Clean Heat Grant, which will provide support for heat pumps and in certain circumstances biomass
That’s the suggestion from DNV GL, which forecasts the three “breakthrough technologies” could slash emissions from the energy, transport and heating sectors over the next decade.
The 35 new homes will use very low energy building design and consist of technologies such as thermal and electrical storage, onsite solar panels and ground source heat pumps
Dandelion Energy claims its Sonic Drill Suite technology reduces the time it takes to install geothermal systems from up to one week to one day
The pilot project aims to understand the technical and practical feasibility of a large-scale installation of heat pumps
It follows the announcement of a new standard to further improve the energy efficiency of homes in the social housing sector
They will be replaced with the latest generation of clean technologies such as air source heat pumps and solar panels