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UK Feed in Tariff Rates 2018 – All Technologies

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Current, 2017 Feed in Tariff rates for the various technologies under the FIT scheme. UK Feed in Tariff rates for Solar PV, Wind, Hydro, Micro CHP and Anaerobic Digestion. This page will be updated as new rates are announced. Continue reading

What is a Solar PV Module?

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Knowing the component parts that make up a solar PV system can help you make great choices when it comes to buying your set up. Here, we’ll explain exactly what a solar module is and what you should be looking for in … Continue reading

How do I know when I should replace my boiler?

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Trying to keep an old boiler going can feel like throwing good money after bad. Not only do they tend to need repairs but they also run less efficiently, wasting money and fuel with every use. Deciding when to replace … Continue reading

What Is ‘Gas Safe’ And Why Is It Important To You?

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The Gas Safe register lists those who are able to work on gas appliances. Here is what you need to know on Gas Safe and what it means for your safety. Continue reading

Benefits of Replacing Your Old Gas Boiler [infographic]

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Replacing your old gas boiler with a new, energy efficient model can save you money, reduce the energy you waste and provide you with a warmer, more comfortable home. Continue reading

How Much Does Solar Panel Battery Storage Cost?

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Your solar panels are converting light into electricity. This means that they are generating electricity during the day, when the house is often empty. Most commonly, this electricity is fed back to the grid. It stands to reason that it would … Continue reading

How Much Can You Save By Replacing Your Gas Boiler?

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If you use a gas fired boiler with radiators, you’ll be spending on average 55% of your energy bill providing heating and hot water to your home. With the average dual fuel bill coming in at over £1,340 each year, … Continue reading

How Much Can Your Home Save With Solar Panels in 2016?

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Just how much can you save with solar PV for your home? As the cost of the solar panels has fallen, so too has government subsidy, so where do we stand in 2016? Continue reading

What is a Condensing Boiler and How Does it Work?

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It can be all too easy to get confused about the different types of boilers and which is right for you. Today, it’s all about the condensing boiler, and building regulations specify that any new boiler installed in the UK … Continue reading

Government Cuts Solar PV Tariff to 4.39p/kWh From January 15th

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The Government has announced cuts to the Feed in Tariff across all bands from 2016. Domestic installations up to 10kW in capacity will be reduced to 4.39p/kWh. Although this is a significant reduction on the current rate of 12.47p/kWh for … Continue reading