Tag Archives: nuclear energy

COMMERICAL GRANTS

Commercial grants have been made available by the Irish Government for all businesses installing renewable energy sources to replace there current heating & electricity systems. These grants can be up to 70% of the total project cost. HOW MUCH WILL THESE GRANTS SAVE ME? Of course, the first question we always get is how much […]

What is an Air Source Heat Pump?

A heat pump is a device that transfers heat energy from a source of heat to what is known as a ‘heat sink.’ Heat pumps move thermal energy in the opposite direction of spontaneous heat transfer by absorbing heat from a cold space and moving it to a warmer one, this is done using a […]

WHAT IS HEAT RECOVERY VENTILATION? (HRV)

MVHR (Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery) provides fresh filtered air into a building whilst retaining most of the energy that has already been used in heating the building. Heat Recovery Ventilation is the solution to the ventilation needs of energy efficient buildings. Mechanical ventilation with heat recovery (MVHR), heat recovery ventilation (HRV) or Comfort ventilation […]

HOW MUCH DOES IT ACTUALLY COST RUN YOUR HOME ON SOLAR POWER?

Upfront payments For a 4kW system with a battery the cost is roughly €7000 where as its oil counterpart only costs €4000 to install. However, SEAI are currently offering a grant worth over 30% of the total cost bringing the price of solar systems down to €4600. Allowing for oil to have a €600 advantage […]