BEIS has confirmed that the RHI regulatory reforms were not laid before Parliament and that the scheme will continue in its current form for now. This means that the 1st July 2017 degression assessment will be based on the January 2017 budget figures. ...Read More
Thomas Wilkins | 10 May 2017 | Posted In: Biofuels, Generate, Generating energy, Renewable energy
One of the biggest problems with electrical renewable energy generation is the fluctuations in power that can be produced. Solar panels only really produce any meaningful power during the day, when it is sunny, and wind turbines only when the wind is blowing within the set wind-speed parameters. ...Read More
Thomas Wilkins | 05 May 2017 | Posted In: Generating energy, Renewable energy
AHDB GrowSave is inviting growers to an event to hear more about the current opportunities for converting to renewable heating systems in protected cropping, or adding to and expanding their existing renewable systems. ...Read More
Ed Hardy | 03 May 2017 | Posted In: Generate, Generating energy, Renewable energy
I recently started as a Graduate Engineer at FEC Energy and I have been quickly learning the ropes. As a baptism of fire, Tim Pratt took me with him on his trip to Kent earlier this month and it was a great, if steep, learning curve. ...Read More
Andrew Morbey | 27 Apr 2017 | Posted In: Renewable energy, Generate, Generating energy
We have received an update on the reforms from Renewable Energy Association in light of the general election announcement. ...Read More
Tay Bishop | 25 Apr 2017 | Posted In: Generate, Generating energy, Renewable energy, Biofuels
Friday 21st April 2017 was the first 24-hour period, since the industrial revolution, that Great Britain went without the need to run its coal-fired power stations. ...Read More
Oli Coe | 25 Apr 2017 | Posted In: Buy and Sell, Generate, Generating energy
Strawson Limited, a vegetable producer in Nottinghamshire, wanted to reduce energy cost as an overhead to the business and improve their understanding of energy consumption. They used us to carry out an on-site energy efficiency audit through E.ON, their energy supplier.  ...Read More
Jenny Beynon | 13 Apr 2017 | Posted In: Energy saving, Use and Manage
Chris Plackett is taking over as Managing Director from Andrew Kneeshaw who, after 17 years in the post, is stepping down to take a general directorial role prior to his retirement later this year. ...Read More
Jenny Beynon | 04 Apr 2017 | Posted In: Buy and Sell, Comply, Generate, Use and Manage
The Renewable Energy Association has just announced that the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive regulatory reforms have been withdrawn from parliament due to technical issues. The reforms are expected to be re-laid before parliament as soon as possible, after the Easter recess. Parliamentary ...Read More
Tay Bishop | 31 Mar 2017 | Posted In: Biofuels, Comply, Renewable energy, Generate
Earlier in March, I attended the annual conference of the National Association of Group Secretaries for the NFU. The event took place over three days in Newcastle, Northern Ireland. It was a great opportunity to meet with representatives of the NFU and discuss ways in which we could jointly ...Read More
Paul Jesson | 30 Mar 2017 | Posted In: Buy and Sell, Generate, Use and Manage, Energy saving