Free boiler scheme - what is it?The free boiler scheme was launched in January 2013 with an aim to reduce the UK’s energy consumption and provide grants to low-income households in order to help them improve the energy efficiency of their homes.The scheme is part of the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) and the Electricity and Gas Order, […]

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With the coldest winter for five years expected in the coming months, people in chilly areas rely heavily on their central heating systems. But with over 70 per cent of household energy consumption spent on heating homes, there is much to be gained in reducing this figure. Robert Marchand, a Lecturer in Operations Management at […]

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The most efficient solar panel in the world is able to convert sunlight into electricity at an efficiency of 44.5%. However, the most efficient solar panels for residential properties are about 21% efficient. Brands such as LG and Panasonic make some of the most efficient solar panels on the market today. High efficiency solar panels […]

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Why Are Solar Panels in the UK a Great Option Solar panel prices Solar panels in the UK take advantage of one of nature's most powerful yet free resources: the energy produced by the sun. Solar panels, also called photovoltaics or solar PV, is a type of solar cell system that uses semiconductor technology to […]

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If your boiler’s stopped working, there are lots of things you can try before calling for help. Follow these simple steps and you may be able to get it back to work in no time. Boiler not working? 5 easy boiler fixes to try before calling an engineer 1 Double check the basics First of […]

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Boiler technology changes every year so the question, “Which Boiler is Best in [insert year]”, has vastly different answers.  Modern condensing boilers can be so similar, every little detail counts.  Which is where internal components and their quality come to the fore. Before getting into brands, components and which boiler is best in 2018, let’s first explain what […]

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