2014

Renewable Heat Incentive is Live

(To watch a video explaining the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) please click here.) On the morning of 9th April 2014, Greg Barker (Minister of State for Energy and Climate Change) announced the long-awaited launch of the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive. Greg Barker, the climate minister, said: “This is the first scheme of its kind in the world –…

RHI Legacy Applicants

The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) has launched!  The Renewable Heat Incentive is a Government scheme providing tax-free and index-linked payments for the use of non-fossil fuels. The RHI launched 9th April 2014 and Eco Installer are here to help you. Renewable heating systems installed before the launch of the Domestic RHI: Lots of our customers have…

RHI – The Launch

Renewable Heat Incentive is here (To watch a video explaining the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) please click here.) The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is a Government scheme providing tax-free and index-linked payments for the use of non-fossil fuels. The non-domestic RHI launched in 2011 providing payments to businesses and public sector organisations. With the success of…

Eco Installer Expands

Further expansion at Cambridgeshire Renewable Energy and Heating Professionals Having quickly become established as one of the region’s leading providers of plumbing, heating and renewable energy services in the short three years since its founding, Eco Installer of Ely is once again expanding with the appointment of two new directors. Mike Himpett has been appointed…

C21e panels on roof

‘C21e’ Solar Tiles

Solarcentury are suppliers of the elegant ‘C21e’ solar tiles which have been designed to fit seamlessly into a roof like normal roof tiles. Unlike conventional PV panels that sit on top of the roof, C21e tiles form part of the roof itself. This system is ideal for new builds and re-roofing projects that value the…

Dimplex electic stove auberry real flame effect

Opti-myst Electric Stove

There’s nothing quite like a fire to bring comfort and cosiness in to your home. The Dimplex Auberry stove incorporates ‘the world’s most realistic electric flame and smoke effect’ without the mess of a real open fire. Looking deceptively real, the Opti-myst fire will captivate you from the moment it is switched on. The Auberry…

Apprenticship wk

Apprenticeship week

National Apprenticeship week is taking place from 3rd – 7th March 2014 Two apprentices are quickly learning the skills of the renewable energy industry thanks to a special partnership. Heating, plumbing and renewable energy specialists, Eco Installer, based in Sutton, is signed up to the Cambridge Regional College Apprenticeship Scheme and currently has two apprentices in…

Condensing boiler

Condensing Boilers

Improving the energy efficiency of your home is not just about protecting the climate, it can make a huge difference to your finances too. Replacing an ageing boiler with a modern high-efficiency condensing boiler will reduce your heating bills by as much as 30%. With average heating bills of £1200 per year, this would mean…

New Year’s resolution

Add energy efficiency to your New Year’s resolution for 2014. It’s that time of year again. As we approach the New Year, most of us are starting to think about changes for 2014. Losing weight is often the most popular New Year’s Resolution along with saving money, and one of the best ways to save…

Make money with Biomass

Green Solutions

As we write this blog, another energy company will be planning the next price increase for their loyal customers. This seems to be happening more often and the only way to prevent being effected is to switch to a ‘green’ alternative. Following on from a long recession resulting in households and companies becoming tighter, the…