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Three Homes Badly Damaged Following Heating Oil Tank Blaze

Three houses on the outskirts of Belfast have been badly damaged, after a shed fire spread to a heating oil tank. At 3:50am yesterday (Monday...
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Kensa To Share Trent & Dove’s Proven Formula To Combat Fuel Poverty

Trent & Dove Housing and Kensa Heat Pumps will be showing housing associations how together they are working to combat fuel poverty with heating system...
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Renewables Grow By 20% As Policy Decisions Loom Large For Government

The Renewable Energy Association's (REA) annual Review, conducted in partnership with PwC and Innovas, has shown generation of renewable electricity in the UK has...
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Mitsubishi Confirms Heat Pump Installer Roadshows

Mitsubishi Electric is holding a series of seminars around the country to highlight the support on offer to installers in promoting and working with...
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Scottish ‘Climate Change’ Projects Receive £1.9m Boost

Community groups in Scotland promising action against what the Scottish Government describes as 'the damaging impacts of climate change' are to benefit from £1.9...
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RHI Provides Consumer Choice, Claims DECC

Twenty-five thousand accreditations so far for the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI), shows that renewable heat is providing many homes with a genuine choice...
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Hyperion Predicts Consolidation As Renewable Sector Matures

Recruiters in the renewable energy sector have responded to the latest wave of acquisitions in the industry, according to a leading UK renewables recruitment...
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NRW And Heddlu Dyfed Powys Police Investigate Heat Oil Spill

Officers from Natural Resources Wales (NRW) have launched an investigation and clean-up operation after 300-400 litres of oil leaked into the River Berem in...
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AD Growth Could Stall Without Access to Food Waste Collections

The latest official data for y/e 31.12.13 shows that the UK's anaerobic digestion (AD) industry has benefited from strong growth, with feedstock use and...
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OFTEC Urges Heating Oil Users To Say No To CO

OFTEC, the trade association for the oil heating industry in the UK and Republic of Ireland, is urging households to take action during Carbon...

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Safer Tanks For Homeowners

OFTEC is calling for homeowners to consider upgrading their tanks to safer and more robust double-skinned or "bunded" models. With an estimated 700,000 homes in...