Green square blog featuring current issues and information on renewable energy and its efficiency, reliability and how to make the swap to renewable energy. Information on products biomass boilers, biomass stoves, air source heat pumps, ground source heat pumps, solar PV, solar thermal.

Solar PV and Heat Pump Combination. Does it work?

Solar PV and Heat Pump Combination. Does it work?

Many consumers who have some understanding of how a heat pump works know that it uses energy from the outside air or the ground to produce heating and hot water for your home and/or business. To run the heat pump it uses electricity, so an air source heat pump can produce 3KW or more from 1KW of electricity and a ground source heat pump can produce 3.5KW or more...

Introducing the Renewable Heat Incentive Calculator

Introducing the Renewable Heat Incentive Calculator

Green Square have now introduced a Renewable Heat Incentive calculator, serving as a personalized estimation tool to calculate accurately how much you can save, as well as your earnings over a seven year period with the governments Renewable Heat Incentive scheme (RHI) using your renewable products.

All You Need to Know About Air Source Heat Pumps

All You Need to Know About Air Source Heat Pumps

Air Source heat pumps offer the perfect alternative to traditional heating systems catered conveniently to all sizes of properties and businesses through our extensive range of products.Air Source Heat Pumps are incredibly efficient - for every 2.5kW of heat transferred into your home it only uses 1kW of electricity, which is a performance efficiency of 250%.

The Benefits of Renewables for Your SME business

The Benefits of Renewables for Your SME business

WIth so many renewable energy technologies to choose from: from Biomass boilers or stoves to the wonders of Solar energy, many SME’s may already know about the advantages these solutions can bring. We’d like to highlight just how these good ideas become great ideas for your business or property…

Renewable Energy Guide for Off Grid Properties

Renewable Energy Guide for Off Grid Properties

If you live in a remote location, have your own self sufficient system, or have the desire in the future to be running your home completely off grid; we’d like to help provide you with key knowledge with our guide to off grid renewable energy to best suit your individual requirements

Battery Storage Set To Rocket With New Investments

Battery Storage Set To Rocket With New Investments

The capacity of battery storage is set to soar to an impressive 1.6 GW by the year 2020. This is a vast increase from the capacity of 24MW, recorded in January 2016. So why and how is this set to rise and what benefits can be offered from battery storage in the UK?

The key is that the UK has seen an increase in both large companies as well as landowners who can now see why using power storage can benefit them. This potential involves making income from an easy installment process, whilst generating and maintaining your own supply and living self-sufficiently.

Apply for RHI before Parliamentary Changes in June

Apply for RHI before Parliamentary Changes in June

There is still time for you to submit your RHI applications in time to ensure the current rates, before the uncertainty of the general election, taking place next month in June...

Renewable Energy Estimates, Returns and Savings for 2017

Renewable Energy Estimates, Returns and Savings for 2017

Green Square want to help demystify questions surrounding the Renewable Heat Incentive. To do this, we share our expertise, in order for you - the customer, to make knowledgeable and educated decisions regarding your future renewable energy products. We have listed estimations with specific price examples that can help answer these questions about Biomass Boilers, Air Source Heat Pumps and Ground Source Heat Pumps

The Logic Behind Ground Source Heat Pumps

The Logic Behind Ground Source Heat Pumps

Ground source heat pumps work by drawing heat from the ground, transferring the heat by pumping water through it and eventually distributing it via your under floor heating and radiator systems, or warm air heating systems. Read more about these versatile renewable energy products and what we can offer here...

How will your renewables integrate into your future property development plans?

How will your renewables integrate into your future property development plans?

There are many positives to installing home renewables, like enjoying the independence and knowledge that they are helping maintain the environment - but have you thought about storage and requirements specific to your property? Or how the renewable products work in accordance to your land?