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Green Deal is set to be a great success!

Posted by Adrian Wright on 5 July 2012 at 11:03 am

Green Deal is set to be a great success!

Sorry! I had to start the blog with a positive title about Green Deal in the hope that it may make it into my daily "green deal" Google alert email to counter all of the depressing negativity that usually fills the headlines.   Every man and his dog has jumped on the &lsq…

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My top five energy saving tips

Posted by Adrian Wright on 3 November 2011 at 3:03 am

My top five energy saving tips

1) Insulate!! Insulation is a no brainer. Why allow all of that expensive heat to escape through your walls and roof when you can receive grant funding from energy suppliers to have your home professionally insulated?  Enact Energy can now do this for you completely free of charg…

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The Green Deal explained

Posted by Adrian Wright on 17 October 2011 at 3:23 am

The Green Deal explained

Any home or business in Britain will be able to carry out a full energy efficiency refurbishment of their property and fund it through a loan of up to 25 years from October 2012. Under the Green Deal, the loan will be lodged against the property (not the occupier). Repayments will be added to the…

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Are carbon savings from CERT as big as they seem?

Posted by Adrian Wright on 15 September 2011 at 5:21 am

Are carbon savings from CERT as big as they seem?

Ofgem has just released a report summarising the activity of the last three years of the Carbon Emission Reduction Target (CERT). This four year scheme requires energy suppliers to reduce CO2 emissions by 292 million tonnes from homes in Britain or receive a huge fine. The activities the energy …

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