Renewables

How to link ground source heat pumps in a cascaded system to satisfy heat demand

Commercial premises typically need large volumes of heating and hot water. Paul Dennison – Sales Manager for Kensa Heat Pumps...

Advice on boreholes and ground array alternatives on space-restricted sites

Installing a ground source heat pump on a site with limited land area brings its own particular challenges. Guy Cashmore...

Why low moisture content in woodfuel is essential for efficiency

For wood-burning boilers and stoves to operate at their most efficient, the right fuel must be used at all times....

What installers need to know about ASHP technology to make sure they get the best out of it

With fossil fuel dependency still firmly engrained in UK culture, heating and plumbing professionals have a tendency to stick with...

Using fuel made from UK waste wood could have a very positive impact on the biomass industry

Installing a biomass boiler that can use all pellet types and still be eligible for RHI can save customers money....

How to maximise CoP and achieve optimal heat pump performance

Guy Cashmore – Technical Director at Kensa Heat Pumps – explores how to minimise the temperature difference and maximise CoP...

What is an installer’s role in assisting Building Control

A recent roundtable hosted by HETAS revealed a number of issues that are affecting both the biomass and wood-burning stoves markets....

Why quality woodfuel is important for installers and their customers

Helen Bentley-Fox – Manager at Woodsure – talks about the growth of the woodfuel sector and how installers can get...

How to choose and safely install wood-burning stoves

Wood-burning stoves are a popular choice, but, with no legal requirement to hold a specific qualification to install a stove,...

New update to MCS heat pump installation standard – What installers need to know

A recent update to the MCS heat pump installation standards may confuse contractors looking to install heat pumps in domestic...