Energy Efficient in 2019

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Top Tips on Making your Home more Energy Efficient in 2019 No more acute is the need to improve your home’s energy efficiency than in winter. As your heating bills soar, you want to be certain that you’re not wasting your money heating an inefficient home. For most homes, the largest energy cost comes from heating and yours is...

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What are sustainable forests?

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Biomass is fast becoming a viable alternative to traditional fossil fuels. In 2017 biomass accounted for approximately 17% of Great Britain’s renewable power. The key is of course to ensure that its source is indeed a renewable and sustainable one. Biomass, unlike most other renewable energy resources, is unique in being able to perform in a similar way to...

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Biomass Fuel Types

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Biomass fuels are renewable and also considered carbon-neutral. This is because, when they are burned, they release the same amount of carbon they absorbed during their time growing as plants and trees. Fuels can be seen as wet or dry and high or low density. The wetter fuels are lower in calorific value (meaning less energy per kilo) and...

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Why are biomass boilers so great for poultry houses?

Thursday, 6 December 2018

If you are a poultry farmer you will know the importance of maintaining a constant, regular temperature throughout your houses. Whether you raise chickens as broilers or layers, the ambient temperature plays a vital role. Too low or too high and the chickens become unhealthy. Unhealthy birds mean bad news for the animals, your customers and you. The younger...

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Alternatives to Oil Boilers

Thursday, 6 December 2018

Biomass If you are considering heating options for your property (or properties) either commercial or domestic, then biomass could very well be the choice for you. The majority of commercial and domestic boilers are either oil or gas powered. Both of which are reliant on fossil fuels and these can be subject to unexpected price changes. In addition, fossil...

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Why are biomass boilers the best option for farms?

Friday, 23 November 2018

Farms are typically located in off-gas grid areas with a high heat demand and as such have limited choice when it comes to a heating system. In the past your only option was oil, but now supported by government incentives there is a better, more sustainable solution – biomass! A large oil tank (or multiple large oil tanks) are...

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