Category: News

Carbon Trust Green Business Fund

Carbon Trust Green Business Fund Unfortunately the Carbon Trust Green Business Fund is no longer available and the offer is now over. Receive up to £5,000 free from the Carbon Trust towards a renewable or low energy project! Most small to medium enterprises have a range of energy costs which the just pays. Machinery, processes…
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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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Renewable Heating Incentive Caps For Domestic Systems

As of the 20th September 2017 a budget cap is to be introduced to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme for domestic installations. The Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is introducing annual heat demand limits for technologies including air-source heat pumps (ASHP), ground-source heat pumps (GSHP), biomass burners and solar thermal. The…
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Ground Source Heat Pumps For Commercial Use

Ground Source Heat Pumps (GSHPs) can provide heating and hot water for a range of residential and commercial properties by extracting heat from the ground. This means a home or business can use clean, low carbon, consistent energy all year round. GSHPs work by extracting heat from the ground. This is done by burying ground…
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Solar PV – Savings vs. Costs

Short Term Cost Against Long Term Investment. Could This Be The Answer To Pensions? If you had £10,000 to invest, would you place it in a pension or invest in securing power to your home for the future? With annuity rates at an all time low and electricity prices set to sky rocket, the decision…
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Charity Spotlight: Friends of the Earth

As a renewable energy company, we are conscious of our everyday impact on our environment and do our best minimise our carbon footprint. As responsible human beings, we want to give something back and tackle problems that can affect us – and many more generations to come. Five of our TGG team will be pledging…
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Possible backtrack to EPC changes?

It seems that Brexit is not only affecting the price of our much beloved chocolate bars, but is causing a stir with statutes and an uncertain future for our previously reported on commercial EPC changes. Rumours have begun to circulate that the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard (MEES) may never see any proposed changes, due to…
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