Initial trials have revealed that thousands of tonnes of used bedding produced annually by horse racing stables could be used as an effective source of biomass energy.
Rapidly growing Northumberland biomass energy specialist re:heat has made a key appointment to lead the servicing arm of its business.
Terry Harvey is the firm’s new biomass engineer, having previously worked closely with re:heat while running his own heating business from Morpeth.
Biomass energy specialist, re:heat, has advised the UK Government on the future costs of biomass in a mass market as part of a growing demand for its expert consultancy services.
Contracts to supply renewable heating technology to a National Trust property and a care home have helped power growth at a Northumberland biomass energy specialist.
re:heat are using their expertise to raise professional standards in the wood heat industry; providing assessments and reviews of biomass boiler operators and their regular activities. The team are being called upon for specialist training as more schools, hospitals and major businesses move away from traditional fossil-fuelled systems towards biomass. Improving safety, system efficiency and updating key-skills of operators have been focus this work.
Businesses and home owners in the North East are missing out on millions of pounds of government funding open to those wanting to go green.
Heading to the US to speak at the International Biomass Conference, Neil Harrison, Director of Alnwick based re:heat is speaking on the subjects of incentivising growth in the heat sector and opportunities for pellets in the UK.
re:heat co-founder Neil Harrison has been voted onto the first democratically elected board of directors for the Wood Heat Association (WHA).
Early in December 2014, some of the re:heat team set off to ETA to see some of the latest boilers and technological developments at the ETA factory near Linz in Austria.
The re:heat team are very proud to be sponsoring the forestry arena at the Great Yorkshire Show and showing a world first when it comes to biomass boilers…