ESOS

David Hart has been appointed as a lead assessor for ESOS, the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme. ESOS is new piece of EU legislation which requires member states to introduce a mandatory programme of energy audits for ‘large enterprises’. This means over 9000 of...

Renewable Heat Incentive

The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is the world’s first long-term financial support programme for renewable heat. The RHI pays participants of the scheme that generate and use renewable energy to heat their buildings. By increasing the generation of heat from...

EU deal to cut greenhouse gases

The European Union has reached a historic deal to cut greenhouse gases by at least 40% domestically by 2030. The target is part of a package of measures to make Europe’s energy system more secure, sustainable and competitive, announced today by European leaders at the...

Green Investment Bank funds biomass

The U.K. Green Investment Bank today said it’s funding the installation of a wood-fuelled power-generation system at a whisky distillery in Scotland. The 4-megawatt biomass boiler, which is 50 percent more efficient than the distillery’s current oil-fired boilers,...