First 1,000 RHI participants

The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) launched on 9 April 2014 for homeowners who install renewable heating technologies in their homes. In the first seven weeks after the launch an impressive 1,000 installations were accredited on the scheme, of which 122 installations were carried out in the East of England (please see map – right).…

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Circuit Of The Fens 2014

We were delighted to be contacted by Colin Coe and Tom Caldwell from Vericool for School who asked if we would be interested in sponsoring Circuit Of The Fens 2014. Lots of our customers have a keen interest in cycling so we decided to jump in and get involved with the event. Leading up to…

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Wood Pellet Store Summer Maintenance

Pellet stores need to be cleaned regularly to prevent fines (small fragments of wood pellet) and dust accumulation in parts of the stores causing operational problems. UK pellet stores tend to require between two to four deliveries per year, a reasonable suggestion is to clean the store annually preferably in summer and no less frequently…

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Wheels on fire: fun in the Fens

Eco Installer are proud to sponsor this years Whittlesey Cycling event taking place on the 26th and 27th July 2014. We are bringing a working Biomass Boiler with us so local residents can see how a Biomass system works and explore the many benefits available. By John Carey at Fenland District Council. A fantastic weekend…

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National Grid Offers Cash To Cut Power

National Grid are offering to pay companies to use less electricity this winter between the hours of 4pm and 8pm to prevent blackouts. If your company is using electricity for space heating or water heating during these hours, you should consider switching to a biomass boiler for the following reasons: – National Grid will pay…

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The Pellematic Biomass Boiler has arrived

The Pellematic  Biomass Boiler has arrived – in our Cambridgeshire Showroom ÖkoFEN was founded in 1989 are the Wood Pellet Heating Specialists for Europe. OkoFEN’s ‘cut-away’ Pellematic Boiler is here on display so we can demonstrate how the system works and give a visual demonstration of what the system could look like in your home. The…

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Weather Compensation

“A penny saved is a penny earned,” goes the old saying. By fitting a Weather Compensation system you can reduce your heating costs by as much as 40%. Weather compensation automatically adapts’ your heating settings to suit the current weather conditions. The weather compensator monitors the outside temperature via a sensor which is fitted on the…

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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 –…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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‘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…

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