Loft insulation greatly cuts energy bills

Although the economic recession hurt many home budgets, thinkinsulation.com the energy saving advice website, conducted a survey and discovered that even though many homes are looking at energy saving DIY projects in an effort to save money, 25% of those who end up increasing their home’s energy efficiency do so out of concerns about the […]

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Green homes now open for viewing

A collection of environmentally-friendly homes are now officially open to viewing by the public with councillors being among the first to visit the site. Some of the green-option fittings installed in the new homes, located in Upper Cambourne, include a smart metering system, sustainable flooring, recycling facilities, solar panels, low energy appliances, and a heat […]

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Grants for renewable heating systems

Households will soon be able to apply to receive substantial grants towards installing heating systems that are renewable. The grants are worth as much as £1,250 for the largest installation and the scheme will start on August 1. Solar thermal panels to heat hot water, wood pellet biomass boilers and ground and air source pumps […]

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