Category: Housing

Bishop’s House, Staverton

Pilot installation of a biomass boiler in a large domestic setting. It is 32kW in size, and the expected payback period is less than 5 years. More information (pdf)

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ASHP at St Bartholomew’s House, Newton Abbot

In January 2009, the Diocese of Exeter installed a Daikin Altherma air source heat pump (ASHP) and wet central heating system in clergy housing at St Bartholomew’s House, Ogwell, Newton Abbot. More information about the installation and early outcomes (pdf)

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This page includes information on: The steps to take in shrinking your energy consumption and carbon footprint. Links to more information about energy efficiency and renewables. Suggestions for saving water. Being concerned about energy and water consumption is wise financial and environmental stewardship: Energy consumption for heating is one of the main sources of our …
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Instant solar PV

A number of the Dioceses are currently trialling a ground mounted solar panel. These are suitable for roofs without much sunlight, listed or thatched buildings, or for clergy and others who are likely to move frequently. The electricity produced will not attract the government’s Feed-in Tariff and will not be exported; the financial savings come …
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