Category: News

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 Solar PV systems 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 skyrocket, the…
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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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ECO Entitlement: Could you be eligible for a free boiler?

The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) is a government backed scheme, put in place in 2013 to help address fuel poverty issues within the UK. Through the scheme, those who are eligible could be entitled to a 100% grant for a brand-new boiler installation – with further options for partial funding for those who don’t meet…
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Heat Pump Servicing – Safeguard your installation

Just like many home heating systems, renewable heating solutions like air and ground source heat pumps require regular service and maintenance checks to keep them up and running. This level of attention to your system will ensure you prolong its life and get the maximum benefit. It’s important to remember that most manufacturer’s warranties are…
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What Are Heat Pumps & How Can You Use Them?

During your investigation into renewable heating methods, you may have come across heat pumps and wondered what they are and how they work. In this article, we’re going to focus on air and ground source heat pumps, and explain how they work and what are the benefits. What’s The Difference Between Air And Ground Source?…
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