Heating and hot water make up around 70% of our home energy usage. This means the type of heating system we use can have a big impact on our carbon footprint.
Heating systems which use renewable energy sources are becoming more popular. We’re seeing a rise in the number of people taking up a heat pump, though there’s still a lot of misinformation and wariness around this technology.
To find out more about renewable heating systems, including funding options, check out the pages below.
Air source heat pump
An air source heat pump uses the air outside to heat our home. Find out more about this low carbon heating option, plus how to get funding for installing one in your home.
Ground source heat pump
A ground source heat pump uses heat energy from the ground to warm our home. Find out how it works, if it’s suitable for your home, and what funding is available.