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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Heat Pumps

There seems to be a high usage of Air Source Heat Pumps (ASHP) being installed as planning Approval for new builds often come with a condition of including a renewable technology. ASHP are frequently being installed as they can be cheaper than other renewable heat sources. There seems to be a continuous issue with the…

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OkoFEN Training

On Thursday 10th October our Directors and Engineers attended a days training with OkoFEN/Organic Energy who are one of Europe’s leading suppliers of Biomass Boilers. Our adventure started the night before when we booked in to a Yurt which is classed as ‘Glamping’, with a wood central heating system, camp beds and an outside toilet.…

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Pellet Futures

With the latest round of energy price increases happening as (SSE, British Gas and Npower has just announced 8-10% price increase), is this really the end of “affordable heating” as we know it, or is there an alternative? Wood pellets have remained at a consistent price for the last 10 years, seemingly unaffected by the…

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Registered Installer

As there is so much information about renewable energy on the internet, YouGen have developed a website to answered the practical questions you may have to help you be confident that that you are choosing the right technology, the best product and a using a trustworthy installer. We have recently become a registered installer on…

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