Solar Power Grants: The Year 2011 Is The Perfect Time To Take Advantage Of Renewable Energy Installations : RushPRNews - Newswire & Global Press Release Distribution

 
Bookmark and Share

Solar Power Grants: The Year 2011 Is The Perfect Time To Take Advantage Of Renewable Energy Installations

February 1, 2011

Solar Power Grants: The Year 2011 Is The Perfect Time To Take Advantage Of Renewable Energy Installations

London, United Kingdom (rushPRnews) 02/01/11 — This year, homeowners, businesses and communities will have a serious opportunity to help the environment and save money. That’s why Solar Power Grants, the UK’s leading online resource for homeowners regarding all renewable energy grant issues, is advising people to research the benefits of solar power and other renewable technologies for themselves.

As many people are aware, the Government’s Feed-In Tariff (FIT) is already up and running. The scheme allows anyone to receive payments for generating their own renewable electricity as well as lowering energy bills. And by exporting any unused electricity to the power grid it’s also possible to receive extra cash.

Anyone who is considering the FIT and other green technologies will be particularly interested to learn about the upcoming Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI).

The launch of the RHI is anticipated for June 2011 and will offer a wider scope of renewable technologies to benefit from. The scheme will operate much in the same way as the FIT and will help accomplish similar ambitions by the Government to increase the level of heat generation in the UK from renewable sources and reduce the nation’s carbon emissions.  But unlike the FIT, which only applies to green electricity generation, the RHI is potentially available to anyone who installs one of six accepted technologies.

The qualifying technologies are:

  • Air, water and ground-source heat pumps
  • Solar thermal
  • Biomass boilers
  • Renewable combined heat and power
  • Use of biogas and bioliquids
  • Injection or biomethane into the natural gas grid

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

Firstly, because you will not be reliant on gas or oil, you will save money. Secondly, you will receive a payment for the heat and hot water you generate. This is dependent on the amounts you generate, but the payout is up to 18p/kWhr. Thirdly, you’ll be reducing your carbon footprint.

David Holmes, Founder of Solar Power Grants, said: “The year 2011 really is the perfect time for any property owners to start seriously considering a renewable energy installation. To see the benefits for yourself all you need to do is look at the Solar Power Grants website.”

He added: “The RHI and the FIT are both about saving money and contributing to a greener environment. This is a great opportunity for the everyday individual to take control of their energy bills and their carbon footprint.”

For more information on the Renewable Heat Incentive, the Feed-In Tariff and to arrange a free survey, visit www.solarpowergrants.co.uk

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

Filed Under: BREAKING NEWS, ENVIRONMENT, Featured, PRESS RELEASE

RUSH PR NEWS newswire and press release services at rushprnews.com / AH Marketing ahmarketinggroup.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

Charges Announced in Massive Cyber Intrusion Case

Washington, DC 03/15/17 · Two of the Perpetrators Believed to be Russian...

Roc Nation Announces New Start Up Platform, ARRIVE

SAN FRANCISCO 03/08/17 · Roc Nation, a full-service entertainment company founded by...

How to Become a Real Estate Guru

SANTA CRUZ 03/07/17 · Many people often consider investing their finances into...

Worldwide Online Research Project Invites Volunteers to Explore their own Minds

PALO ALTO, CA 03/06/17 · A largely student-led online psychological  investigation called the...

Women, Violent Extremism and the Internet: Empowering Prevention; Dealing with Risk

Ottawa, ON. Canada 03/01/17 · Women, Violent extremism and the Internet: Empowering Prevention...

Twisted Tales Cosmetics | A Daring New Twist on Matte Lipsticks

Vancouver, BC 02/26/17 · Women will be inspired to celebrate their womanhood...

Jennifer Aniston, Matt Damon, Meryl Streep and Many More Announced as Oscars Presenters

Hollywood, California 02/26/17 · Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, Warren Beatty, Sofia Boutella,...

Newborn Foundation Named 2017 Community Impact Award Finalist


Saint Paul, MN 02/23/17 · Winners will be announced at the gala on...

Five Top Tips To Reduce Your Energy Bills

Bradford, Yorkshire, UK 02/22/17 · Here’s Some Great Energy Saving Tips That Work Are...

Flipkart and Microsoft forge cloud partnership to expand e-commerce in India

Redmond, WA 02/20/17 · Microsoft Corp. and Flipkart, India’s leading marketplace, on...

Neurobiologix Launches Methylation Pro Topical Formula

Austin, TX 02/20/17 · Methylation Pro Topical Formula features the addition of...

Coffee With Dr. Stewart Health Radio Show Launches Season 3

Austin, TX 01/30/17 · Coffee with Dr. Stewart - Season Three  Deciding to...

New Data Released by AAMC on the Current State of the Medical Workforce

San Francisco, CA 01/15/17 · If you have heard it once you have...

December Rose releases new album "Inside Out"

Los Angeles, CA/Montreal, Canada 01/10/17 ·   Invitation Records is excited to announce the...