A growing number of consumers in the UK want to see more eco-friendly homes being constructed and made available on the housing market. Building Products shared research by Eurocell, which found that one-third of British consumers aged 25 to 40 consider how eco-friendly a property is to be an important feature when looking for somewhere to buy. In fact, this was named as … [Read more...] about Consumers Want Eco-Friendly Homes
The renewable energy sector is booming, especially within the UK, where the range of renewable energy sources has increased to include biomass heating among others. With that, this week the WWF has released a plea to the government that outdated coal power stations should not be replaced by gas-powered plants, but instead by renewable sources. The UK government has already … [Read more...] about Don’t Replace Coal For Gas, Says WWF
With 2017 seeing a number of renewable energy records broken in the UK, it’s encouraging to see that 2018 has picked up where we left off at the end of last year. In fact, new research shared by EnAppSys revealed that aggregated renewable output in the UK hit its highest ever level recorded in a single quarter - 25.0TWh - between January and March this year. Wind farms in … [Read more...] about Strong Start To 2018 For Renewable Energy
The global biomass boiler market is set to grow considerably in the coming years, displaying a compound annual growth rate of 17.9 per cent. This is according to Research Nester, which is estimating that by 2024, the worldwide biomass boiler market will be worth $10.8 billion. There are a number of factors that will boost its take up, the organisation suggested. Chief … [Read more...] about Biomass Boiler Market Set For Growth
The British Government may take a leaf out of our neighbours’ book, as its French counterpart is incentivising biomass heating installations and ground source heat pumps for low income families. Connexion France reported that French environment minister Nicolas Hulot is making energy efficient homes a top priority for the country, ahead of the imminent budget … [Read more...] about Will Government Incentivise Biomass Heating?