Category: Help & Advice

26 June, 2024

Energy Educational | Help & Advice | Latest News | Lighting Advice | Uncategorised

Choosing LED Tube lights

Fluorescent ballasts and LED tube light retrofitting All fluorescent tube lights use a device called a ballast to regulate the lamp’s brightness as it warms up. These devices are necessary for fluorescent lamps, and differ from incandescent lamps which can be connected directly to mains electrical circuits. Fluorescent lamp fixtures typically house the ballast inside […]

1 March, 2024

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Residential Solar Panel Calculator

Are you considering solar for your home but unsure of how many you need? Are you confused by the terminology? Feb up of filling in forms and being inundated with follow up calls? The Energy Saving Trust have put together this simple to use solar calculator that will give you a true representation of what […]

24 February, 2023

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Long Term Journey to your ‘A-Rated’ Energy Efficiency Home

Energy saving is at the front of everyone’s mind and with more price increases forecast preparing your home is the best plan of attack. We understand that doing everything all in one go is impossible so if you have a budget see our other blog however a great long term plan is the best solution […]

2 December, 2022

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Energy Saving on a budget

If you’re one of the 22 million people affected by the recent energy price hikes, you’ll know just how important it is to save money on your bills right now. It’s not always easy to make big energy changes when you’re short of cash, so we’ve put together some ideas that can help to suit […]

2 December, 2022

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Our expert energy saving tips

Our quick 8 energy saving tips could save you £488+ TOTAL: £488 in potential bill savings

31 May, 2022

Energy Educational | Energy Saving Tips | Uncategorised

Vampire Device Energy Saving

Know the “Energy Vampires” in your home and save hundreds of pounds easily ‘Vampire devices’ are appliances that use electricity even when they’re off….. Yes, you heard right! Yourhome could be full of ‘vampire devices’ costing you up to £147 a year. According to the Department ofEnergy, 10% of the energy is used by vampire […]

31 May, 2022

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Energy Efficiency Saving Measures

Save energy and build a sustainable lifestyle – Go Green! Energy is the backbone of development. Everything from the generation of jobs to the progress of companies is entirely dependent upon energy. However, this necessity comes at a cost, as excessive usage has led to resource depletion and a significant increase in pollution. Therefore, it […]

31 May, 2022

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Top 10 Energy Saving Products 2022

Energy bills are on the rise and this is being felt by everyone, with suppliers notifying us of further rises it’s time to make changes which you can benefit from immediately. We have the ethos that energy saving doesn’t have to cost the Earth and we have put together some energy saving “quick fixes” – […]

24 November, 2021

Renewable Energy

What are the features of a photocell timer switch?

Photocell timer switch is best to conserve energy, and it is one of the power-saving devices that bring down your electric bill. Due to various environmental issues like pollution and other problems, the awareness for environmental conservation has raised the demand for photocell timer switches. Its advanced features help you to save energy and consume energy […]

25 August, 2021

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Why Solar Lighting Kits are Remarkably Useful as Emergency Lights or Portable Lights?

As there are many usages of solar power, stand-alone solar lighting systems are a flexible application as it accommodates to serve many objectives. Solar lighting kits are very flexible as these can be utilized in several applications which are able to cover indoor as well as outdoor usages, whether it is domestic or commercial uses, emergency or […]

5 October, 2020

Latest News | What is the Passive House (Passivhaus) Energy Efficiency Standard?

What is the Passive House (Passivhaus) Energy Efficiency Standard?

Passive house (German: Passivhaus) is a voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, which reduces its ecological footprint.  It results in ultra-low energy efficiency buildings that require little energy for space heating or cooling. Contents The Passivhaus standard Typical Passive House windows. Design considerations Airtightness Ventilation Ventilation heat exchanger Heating demand Heat Recovery Primary […]