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Winter Fuel Payment

SOURCE: www.direct.gov.u The following information is only relevant if you have never received a Winter Fuel Payment before. Find out if you can claim it, how to claim it and how much you can get. There’s also information on what to do if there is a change in your situation. Who can get it You [...]

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Carbon Monoxide Deaths Linked to Cookers

Rise in deaths connected to misuse of appliances SOURCE: www.which.co.uk 09 March 2010 Gas cookers have been blamed for a significant rise in fatalities caused by carbon monoxide poisoning in Great Britain. That’s the message from the UK’s leading gas safety charity, the Corgi Trust. Its annual benchmarking report says that seven of the 17 [...]

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Top 10 Tips for Saving Energy

SOURCE: heatingcentral.com Cost of crude oil was under $25/barrel in September 2003. By mid 2008 the price was around $140/ barrel. With unreliable sources of oil and gas (Middle East, Russia, Venezuela), it is expected that the price of these commodities will remain volatile for the foreseeable future. During 2006, the average British Gas customer [...]

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Replacing your Boiler

Boilers account for around 60% of what you spend in a year on energy bills, so an efficient boiler makes a big difference. Replacing an old gas boiler with an A-rated high-efficiency condensing boiler and improving your heating controls will significantly cut your home’s carbon dioxide emissions – and could save you as much as [...]

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Tips on Boilers: the Ins and Outs

What Type and What Size of Boiler Do I Need? Calculating the size of the required boiler needs to be done carefully, taking into account the size and the layout of the property, the number of rooms and bathrooms, the profile of hot water usage and many other parameters. Your plumber or heating engineer will [...]

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Global Report on Boilers Market

The global market for Power/Utility Boilers is forecast to reach 147.5 Thousand Megawatts (MW) by the year 2017 and market for Industrial Boilers to reach 719 Thousand Tons of Steam per Hour (TSPH) by 2017. Major factors driving growth in the market include increasing power consumption worldwide, volatility in fuel prices, new environmental regulations, and [...]

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Zero Carbon Future

Carbon reduction is an issue high on the Government¡¯s agenda, but an existing low carbon top up heating solution is already available. John Kelly, Marketing Manager at Airflow, explains how mechanical ventilation with heat recovery fits in with a low carbon future.   There is a plethora of low carbon heating solutions currently available within [...]

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