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Old oil boilers have left the building at Barrington … Not as easy as you would think!

Quick update from Sarah Jack who is project managing the Barrington Court renewable heating project. How would you go about removing the old oil boilers from the cellar of a listed building? Bear in mind access is down a ladder … Continue reading

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REI programme team full steam ahead

Over the coming months we will be sharing guest blogs by our REI programme project managers. To set the scene Emma Griffiths is first up….. “The National Trust made a conscious commitment to becoming more energy sustainable back in 2012 following … Continue reading

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Location, location, location…..biomass and Penrhyn Castle

Elgan is Project Manager for the REI programme at Penrhyn Castle. For his sins he has to share an office with Keith and I (who as you know are never short of an opinion). Guest blog from Elgan on progress … Continue reading

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Mottisfont Abbey- The latest REI heating project.

Mottisfont Abbey is one of the latest National Trust properties to begin work on a renewable heating system. Project manager Adrian Fox (a Yorkshireman abroad) will be updating on progress. Below his first ever blog! Over to you Adrian: Mottisfont … Continue reading

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Upton House goes green for victory

Guest blog from Edward Wood, project manager for the Upton House renewables heating project. Over to you Ed: Saving fuel was essential in World War Two and the new biomass system we are installing at Upton house fits nicely with … Continue reading

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Now that was unexpected

Thursday evening saw Ed, Mike and myself all dressed up as we attended the 10th Annual British Renewable Energy Association Awards down in the big smoke. The event was held at The Savoy and they were offering moral support as I … Continue reading

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Ickworth House – serious about getting off oil

Time for another guest blog – this time from project manager and general all round good egg Stephanie Hall. Over to you Steph! Last week work started on site for the final REI Programme Pilot project at Ickworth House.  We’re … Continue reading

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