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What Is A Passive House?

The following article aims to outline what a Passive House is and give information on what’s involved. Whilst The Greener Group does not build passive houses, we supply many of the renewable technologies required to enable a house to be classified as passive. Introduction You may or may not be familiar with the concept of…
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WET Sustainable Wastewater Purification Systems

WET Systems, otherwise known as wetland ecosystems, have the ability to purify wastewater. Organic nutrients present within wastewater are absorbed and transformed to plant biomass and soil via natural processes. Such systems simply rely on the natural growth of plants and can therefore the process can be classed as solar-powered. Electricity and hence fossil-fuels to…
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Your Future Home – Or A Renewable Power Station

Researchers based at the University of Swansea have stated that the design of future homes should have the capability to generate, store and distribute their own solar energy. Such homes have already been completed and owners are seeing reduced energy bills of more than 60%, saving up to £600 per year. The further installation of…
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6 Incredible Uses Of Renewable Technology

If you’re like us here at The Greener Group, you love to find out about new interesting and innovative uses of renewable technology. No idea is too big or too small for some people, and the possible uses of renewable technology are still relatively unexplored. There are some fantastic projects happening all over, so we’ve…
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New Build House – Renewable Energy Focus

Reasons for investing in renewable energy solutions are getting clearer each year, with the price of energy going up and the price of installing systems going down. Would you install energy systems if you knew how much money you could save in the long run? One of our recent clients Adrian Cunliffe decided he wanted…
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Feed in Tariff

Feed-in Tariff (FIT) The Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme is a UK Government programme that is designed to encourage and benefit installers of smaller renewable electricity generation systems. Through the FIT, you can be paid for any electricity you generate if you have installed one of the eligible technologies, such as solar PV, a wind or…
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Non Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive

The Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is a government environmental programme that provides financial incentives to increase the uptake of renewable heat by businesses, the public sector and non-profit organisations. Eligible installations receive quarterly payments over 20 years based on the amount of heat generated. The scheme covers England, Scotland, and Wales. There is a…
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Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive

The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (Domestic RHI) is a government financial incentive to promote the use of renewable heat. Switching to heating systems that use eligible energy sources can help the UK reduce its carbon emissions and meet its renewable energy targets. People who join the scheme and stick to its rules receive quarterly payments…
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