biomass

How to install chimneys and flues on biomass appliances

The British Flue and Chimney Manufactures Association has published a helpful guide on how to install chimneys and flues on biomass appliances. The guide addresses many of the pitfalls facing the unwary installer. This guide highlights the regulations that apply to flues and chimneys for biomass appliances, and points where to go for further guidance, when […]

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Biomass industry needs better regulation

Paul Clark, Managing Director of Rural Energy believes the biomass industry needs better regulation to avoid issues in the future. The rising popularity of biomass heating thanks to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) has brought a lucrative new revenue stream for plumbing and heating installers looking to profit from the growth in renewable technologies. However, […]

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The Big Biomass workshops to deliver ‘essential guidance’ to installer community

The events, organised by Zero Carbon Future, will introduce delegates to the fast changing biomass landscape. The Zero team will deliver essential strategies and guidance to the installer community on how to prepare and adapt business for the future. Why attendance is key The UK biomass industry is changing. Government policy is shifting fast. Attendance […]

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Specflue increases pellet stove range

Specflue is introducing a new collection of Scandinavian-inspired stoves to the UK market this summer. The new pellet stoves by MCZ, a leader in the international market of pellet products, will be available from September 2015. Each stove is Nordic in taste through a clean, minimalistic design and is equipped with new functionality and advanced performance. […]

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Stroma Certification’s MCS scheme bolstered by biomass

Stroma Certification has secured approval from UKAS to extend the scope of their popular Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) under BS EN 45011: 1998 to now include biomass. The news is sure to be welcomed by current members and potential scheme applicants alike as the extension to scope opens the door to more customers in the […]

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