Ground source heat pump
We have recently added ground source and air source heat pump installations to out portfolio.This is an exciting expansion as we are keen to offer more energy efficient eco friendly products to our customers.
The benefits of ground source heat pumps
A ground source heat pump (also known as GSHP):
For more information visit the energy savings trust website, http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Generating-energy/Choosing-a-renewable-technology/Ground-source-heat-pumps could lower your fuel bills, especially if you replace conventional electric heating could provide you with an income through the government’s Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)could lower your home’s carbon emissions, depending on which fuel you are replacing
doesn’t need fuel deliveries can heat your home and provide hot waterneeds little maintenance – they’re called ‘fit and forget’ technology.Unlike gas and oil boilers, heat pumps deliver heat at lower temperatures over much longer periods. During the winter they may need to be on constantly to heat your home efficiently. You will also notice that radiators won’t feel as hot to the touch as they might do when you are using a gas or oil boiler. Air source heat pumps are usually easier to install than ground source as they don’t need any trenches or drilling, but they are often less efficient than GSHPs. Water source heat pumps can be used to provide heating in homes near to rivers, streams and lakes.