5th & 6th October 2019 Royal Cornwall Events
Centre, Wadebridge, Sat 10 – 4.30 & Sun 10 – 4

What is EcoDesign? What does LOT 20 mean?

Posted: April 3, 2018 by Andrew Weaver in Renewables, Sustainable Living

From 1st January 2018 all local space electric heaters manufactured and sold in the EU must meet a set of minimum efficiency standards, this essentially me...
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Discreet Heating – a picture on the wall which is an electric heater too!

Posted: February 5, 2018 by Andrew Weaver in Sustainable Living

Many homes in our rural villages are limited to electric heating with no mains gas or space for an oil tank, in the past electric heating was seen to be ve...
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What does Boiler Plus mean for you?

Posted: by Andrew Weaver in Uncategorized

It may sound like an insurance package for your boiler, however, the introduction of Boiler Plus aims to raise the bar with energy efficiency. The new l...
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Is Economy 7 the Best Tariff for Electrically Heating your Home?

Posted: December 4, 2017 by Andrew Weaver in Renewables

With our modern 24/7 lifestyles and new technology the answer is – probably not! The Economy 7 tariff was introduced in the 1970’s when the power st...
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Maximising the Benefit of your Solar PV Array, Minimise your Bills

Posted: November 7, 2017 by Andrew Weaver in Renewables, Sustainable Living

Whether you have an existing solar PV array or you’re considering an installation soon, how you harness the energy generated by your system is key to max...
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Infrared Home Heating – the Future of Energy Efficient Electric Heating

Posted: November 6, 2017 by Andrew Weaver in Renewables

Developed from the principles of the natural heating effects of the sun. Infrared heating is nothing new, the principle has been used for many centuries...
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What can you Achieve with a Solar System and Battery?

Posted: October 2, 2017 by Andrew Weaver in Renewables

People often ask us about energy self-sufficiency. Just how hard is it to get to that point where you no longer have to pay a large corporation each time y...
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Air Source Heat Pumps – Dispelling the Most Common Air Source Myths

Posted: by Andrew Weaver in Renewables

Air source heat pumps have become increasingly popular with self-builders in recent years. Rising fuel bills and stricter regulations have made alternative...
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How Can We Save Energy In Our Home?

Posted: September 28, 2017 by Andrew Weaver in Renewables

Save energy in your home by utilising "off peak" periods, generate energy with solar panels and store it in a battery, reduce energy though your use of lig...
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Why you Need to Choose your Battery Wisely

Posted: September 4, 2017 by Andrew Weaver in Renewables

There are a range of batteries available on the market and it’s vital to choose a battery that suits you. We’re often asked about the different type...
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