Newest installation Images: Air Source Heat Pump in Llansadwrn

Right on time for the recent big snowfalls in Carmarthenshire Lyndsey and James got their Air Source Heat Pump in Llansadwrn, helping them to drastically reduce their carbon foot print and save on oil bills. Air source heat pumps are easy to install and to maintain. For every unit of electricity used to run the … Continue reading Newest installation Images: Air Source Heat Pump in Llansadwrn »

Best of luck to Welsh Sheep Dog Trials Champion Angie Driscoll for the upcoming All Wales Nursery Final on Saturday 16th December 2017

On December 16th Welsh National Sheep Dog Champion Angie Driscoll will compete in the All Wales Nursery Championship Finals as Team Captain. Birds’ Hill are hugely proud to sponsor Angie at this competition and wish her and the entire team the best of luck. Location: Gaer Gerrig, Corwen, LL21 0PE   9.00 am start   Angie and her partner … Continue reading Best of luck to Welsh Sheep Dog Trials Champion Angie Driscoll for the upcoming All Wales Nursery Final on Saturday 16th December 2017 »

Great news about the RHI rates for 2018 from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has published their quarterly RHI degression assessment which shows that there will be NO DEGRESSION applied to any RHI tariffs on the 1st January 2018 in the domestic and non-domestic scheme. This means that the same favourable rates in place right now will be paid for new … Continue reading Great news about the RHI rates for 2018 from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy »

One of our favourite products: “The Lundy 5 Island Pellet Stove” – Made in Wales

The ‘Made in Wales’ LUNDY 5 We’ve recently installed one of these beautiful Island Pellet Stoves in the family section of Birds’ Hill Farm. Not only does this Welsh manufactured stove ‘support local’, the Lundy 5 truly looks stunning and is a super efficient pellet burning stove.   It features remote lighting and refuelling via … Continue reading One of our favourite products: “The Lundy 5 Island Pellet Stove” – Made in Wales »

The Walltherm Boiler: Is this the world’s most efficient log burner?

One of our recent favourite, innovative products is the twin chamber Walltherm® log stove/ gasification boiler. The Walltherm® is the first ever stove to combine the beautiful characteristics of a traditional stove with the technical advantages  of a reverse combustion log gasification boiler. The term gasifying means that the wood is being superheated and largely turned to wood gas and it is … Continue reading The Walltherm Boiler: Is this the world’s most efficient log burner? »

Company Director Nick Cater talks about the RHI Scheme and what it means in real terms

At our recent trade event on “Renewable Energy for Rural Heating” at the Plough Inn in Rhosmaen Company director Nick Cater gave an update on the RHI scheme and it’s current applications and usage, upcoming changes to the scheme and their implications. “RHI rates operate on a scheme of degression. Rates come down every three months, … Continue reading Company Director Nick Cater talks about the RHI Scheme and what it means in real terms »

Dr Neil Lewis is confident that consumer behaviour will embrace renewables

Dr Neil Lewis is confident that consumer behaviour will embrace renewables. At our trade event in October, Neil Lewis shared his optimism and some fascinating and reassuring statistics on renewable energy in general and electricity in particular: “Now that electric cars have a range of 200 miles and are fun and joy to drive – … Continue reading Dr Neil Lewis is confident that consumer behaviour will embrace renewables »

The best-selling products on the market are no longer the large systems

The best-selling products on the market are no longer the large (often over-priced and placed in the wrong type of property) systems,  aimed at getting the maximum revenue from the RHI scheme. Today’s market leaders are smaller and designed to fit in the kitchen or living room as warm focal point and heart of the … Continue reading The best-selling products on the market are no longer the large systems »

Renewable Energy for Rural Heating Trade Event

Birds’ Hill would like to thank all attendants at our trade event on Renewable Energy for Rural Heating a few weeks ago at the Plough Inn. It’s been great to connect to members of the industry and exchange views and share information on renewable technologies. The RHI has made some changes to their scheme and … Continue reading Renewable Energy for Rural Heating Trade Event »