Green building set to reduce energy use by over 50%

Green Building Set to Reduce Energy Consumption by More than Half

Building Envelope specialist, CA Group Limited, has further demonstrated its commitment to sustainable construction by unveiling one of the most energy-efficient manufacturing facilities in the North East - at the company’s Evenwood headquarters.   The building, which features a combination of solar technologies and CA Group’s own Twin-Therm® roof and wall

Plant nursery is growing rapidly with Wood Energy

Wood Energy Boiler at Pinetops Nurseries

Plant production is positively blooming at Pinetops Nurseries after the firm moved into new, purpose built facilities heated with the help of a 999kW Binder wood chip boiler, supplied and installed by biomass experts Wood Energy.   Pinetops Nurseries first opened for business in 1959 and is now established as one

Turning waste to fuel with Hargassner boilers

Fountain Timber and Hargassner Boilers

Fencing timber & garden product manufacturers, Fountain Timber, has turned a headache into heating by using its offcuts as fuel for two new, state-of-the-art Hargassner UK biomass boilers.   As a responsible manufacturer, Fountain Timber has been accredited to ISO14001 for several years, however disposing of offcuts from its busy saw

A++ rating for Ecodan air source heat pumps

Ecodan air source heat pump

Mitsubishi Electric has announced that its entire range of Ecodan air source heat pumps has achieved A++ rating under the first Energy Related Products (ErP) Directive ruling for heating products across Europe.   ErP means that all space and water heaters will need to display an energy label which will help both

Roof integrated solar makes UK debut

The first installation of Romag’s new Intecto integrated PV roof tile has recently been completed in a new housing development in the North East of England and has recently been completed by Gentoo Homes in its new housing development at Beechbrooke, in South Shields.   The ground-breaking new concept in building