Solar Power Grants Welcomes Updates On RHI : RushPRNews - Newswire & Global Press Release Distribution

 
Bookmark and Share

Solar Power Grants Welcomes Updates On RHI

March 16, 2011

Solar Power Grants Welcomes Updates On RHI

Leicester, United Kingdom (RPRN) 03/16/11 — Solar Power Grants, the UK’s leading online resource for homeowners regarding all renewable energy grant issues, has welcomed the Government’s announcement that the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) will be launched in October 2012.

The news means that homeowners, businesses and communities will have the opportunity save money and to help the environment.

The RHI will offer a wide scope of renewable technologies for people to benefit from including solar thermal. The scheme will operate much in the same way as the already successful Feed-In Tariff (FIT) and will help accomplish ambitions by the Government to increase the level of heat generation in the UK from renewable sources while lowering the nation’s carbon emissions.  But in contrast to the FIT, which only applies to green electricity generation, the RHI is targeted at anyone who installs an accepted technology.

Qualifying technologies include:

  • Ground source heat pumps
  • Solar thermal
  • Biomass heat generation and CHP
  • Biomethane injection and biomas combustion, except landfill gas

As part of the RHI anyone who adopts an eligible technology will be able to benefit in three ways:

1)      Reduced heating bills

2)      Payouts for the heat and hot water you generate

3)      Lower carbon emissions

As of July 2011 domestic customers will also be able to benefit from the ‘RHI Premium Payment’.

This is a one off payment available to 25,000 householders in Great Britain who install from this date. The amount for solar thermal for example is £300/unit. Full details of the Premium Payment will be published in May, but recipients of this payment will need to ensure that their home is well-insulated and must agree to give feedback on how their installed equipment performs.

David Holmes, Founder of Solar Power Grants, said: “With a solid deadline for the RHI now in place, property owners can start investigating and adopting renewable energy installations for themselves.

“It is worth remembering that anyone who has installed an operating renewable heat system on their property after July 15, 2009 is eligible to claim this incentive.”

For everything you need to know about the Renewable Heat Incentive and how you can benefit, visit www.solarpowergrants.co.uk

Media Contact Name: Laura Elahi
Media E-mail:
Media Web Address: www.solarpowergrants.co.uk
Company Contact Name: Holmes Media (UK) Ltd
Company E-mail:
Company Web Address: www.holmesmedia.co.uk
Click here to see all news from this author/company

Filed Under: ENVIRONMENT, PRESS RELEASE

RUSH PR NEWS newswire and press release services at rushprnews.com / Anne Howard annehowardpublicist.com

Content- Legal Responsibility - All material is copyrighted - You may repost but you MUST link back to the original post on your page and acknowledge Rush PR News as the news source. Rush PR News is not legally and/or morally responsible for content of press releases, opinions expressed or fact-checking.

Rush PR News cannot be held legally responsible for material published and distributed through its newswire service or published in its press-room and therefore cannot be sued for published material. Third-party must be contacted directly to dispute content.

Rush PR News is not the contact for material published.

RSSFeed PRESS & SOCIAL MEDIA RELEASES

The new language exchange app is here! As easy as learning Chinese!

SAN FRANCISCO 07/23/14 · The new language exchange app ‘Social Language’ is now...

Xpressivo live on KickStarter! Get a Jolt!

SAN FRANCISCO 07/23/14 · Xpressivo: Start It Up!   Get a jolt today! Xpressivo’s new...

What’s better than distributing your press release to tons of outlets? Guaranteed AP Media Coverage!

San Francisco/Montreal/London 07/23/14 · Distributing your press release with GUARANTEED placement in...

Xpressivo: Bringing Coffee Back

SAN FRANCISCO 07/17/14 · Espresso drinkers – get excited! Now even the most...

Designz23 presenta SEO, avisos Google, Pago Por Click, sitios aptos para móviles

Allentown Y Bethlehem, PA 07/16/14 · – Designz23.com se complace en ofrecer lo último...

Remapping and Insurance: What You Need to Know

LONDON, UK 07/14/14 · With turbodiesels often getting some of the very...

Are Canadian consumers getting fleeced by the life insurance industry?

Halifax, NS 07/08/14 · Consumers have had enough and they want to...

Open Casting Call for W Network’s New Reno Competition Series Game of Homes

VANCOUVER, B.C. 07/08/14 · Casting underway in Vancouver W Network and Great Pacific Television are looking...

Vegan Recipe Cookbook Celebrates 70 years of Vegan

London, UK 07/08/14 · London based health and nutrition consultancy Foods for...

Discover the Benefits of Grand Estates Auction to the Buyer

Charlotte, NC 07/07/14 · Benefits of Grand Estates Auction to the Buyer...

Why Are Brokers considering Grand Estates Auctions? Discover the benefits

Charlotte, NC 07/06/14 · The Benefit of Grand Estates Auction to the...

Grand Estates Auction Company presents Music City Glamour

Nashville, TN 07/05/14 · Redisvoer Music City Glamour: Nashville, Tennessee Nashville is more...

Summertime, And the livin' is easy! PR Summer 2014

San Francisco 06/27/14 · Summertime,  And the livin' is easy!  Enjoy the...