Posts Tagged ‘RHI’

  • Green Homes Grant Scheme

    Green Home Grant Scheme

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    In July the Government announced a Green Homes Grant Scheme which will allow homeowners and landlords to apply for vouchers worth up to two thirds of the cost of hiring tradespeople up to a maximum of £5,000 (£10,000 for households on low income) To be …

  • Help improve climate change with a renewable heating system

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    Have you seen images of the damage to the planet due to the effect of climate change? Have you wondered how you can make a difference? And will any changes you make, really make a difference? Making the right choice when it’s time to upgrade …

  • RHI reforms and the new assignment of rights

    Renewable Heat Incentive

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    The Renewable Heat Incentive launched in 2011 and has encouraged 60,000 renewable appliances to be installed since its launch, with the National Audit Office predicting 111,000 installations by 2020. The Renewable Heat Incentive will therefore fall short of original expectations which were aiming to complete …

  • Amendments to the Domestic RHI come into effect on 20th September 2017

    Renewable Heat Incentive

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    The first stage of the proposed changes to the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive come into effect on 20th September 2017, subject to Parliamentary approval. The changes which already came into effect on 31st July 2017 were the MCS standard updates.  The Stage 1 changes which …

  • Renewable Heat Incentive changes in 2017

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    On Wednesday 14th December at the Heat Summit, the Minister for Energy, Baroness Neville-Rolfe, announced changes to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI), which will come into effect in spring 2017. The scheme which was launched on 9th April 2014, will continue to support the four …

  • The Renewable Heat Incentive will stay unchanged for another year

    Renewable Heat Incentive

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    The Renewable Heat Incentive has been a catalyst for people investing in renewable energy products. Chancellor George Osbourne announced plans to cut the funding for the scheme by £700 million in his autumn spending review last year.  The RHI remains an important part of encouraging …

  • The attraction of heat pumps over biomass boilers

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    The RHI is a government incentive to provide support to those who install renewable heating technology.  The domestic RHI was introduced in April 2014 RHI Tariffs are reduced as spend on the scheme reaches certain ‘triggers’ with each type of renewable heating technology, Biomass, Air …

  • How are customers enjoying the benefits of the Domestic RHI?

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    Ofgem have provided a report on how customers are enjoying greener, cheaper and more efficient energy in their homes.  To date Ofgem have accredited 25,000 renewable heating systems to receive Domestic RHI payments since it launched in April 2014. The impact of these accreditations has …