UK to miss carbon emissions target due to delayed energy policy

July 5th, 2017

Industry professionals have recently warned that the UK’s ambitious target of slashing carbon emissions by more than half within 13 years is at risk because of the government stalling on energy policy. A survey by the Energy Institute, the professional body for the energy sector, has found that four fifths of its members believe the [...]

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The advantages of district heating

June 26th, 2017

The Key Benefits Of District Heating Have you wondered just what district heating can mean to you? Treco has installed a number of projects using this technology and some of our successful projects include a luxury complex, a country estate, a wedding venue and a private estate as can be viewed on our case studies [...]

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Scotland in renewable energy heaven

June 9th, 2017

Whoever said the weather is less than desirable in Scotland? According to environmental groups, Scotland had “another extraordinary month” for renewable energy in May. With the strong winds north of the border, it was recorded that wind turbines alone provided enough electricity to supply 95% of Scottish homes. Now, that really is something! Wind turbines [...]

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Investment in UK renewables to fall significantly

January 12th, 2017

On December 12, 2015, 195 countries adopted the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal at the Paris climate conference (COP21), which is also known as the Paris Agreement. Some of the deals made under this Agreement include cutting emissions in EU territory by at least 40% below 1990 levels by 2030, and to boost [...]

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Treco Biomass Boilers Join The UK District Heating Association

October 27th, 2014

Treco Biomass Boilers have recently joined the UK District Energy Association (ukDEA). The Association is a not-for-profit, non-trade association of companies and public sector organisations involved or interested in district energy schemes of all sizes, from village scale, community based ‘micro district energy’ schemes to city wide district heat energy networks. Already the Association has [...]

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A Systems Approach to Installing a Biomass Boiler

September 8th, 2014

Treco supply the Guntamatic range of biomass boiler systems, with heat output ranges from 12 to 100kW in single unit. These systems will burn a range of fuels, from logs to wood pellets, to wood chips as well as grain and miscanthus. As Guntamatic have been designing and manufacturing biomass boilers for over 50 years [...]

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Join the Hotel Biomass Heating Revolution

September 5th, 2014

Treco have been working with a number of hotels across the country in a bid to fight the rising costs of fossil fuels. Hoteliers are becoming continually concerned with the rising costs of providing guest accommodation so the quest is on to shrink bills without compromising on guest comfort. The Governments Commercial RHI Scheme means [...]

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The NFU: Building a Stronger Farming Community

June 18th, 2014

To borrow their own slogan, the NFU (National Farmers’ Union) ‘is its members’. With our MD Gordon being an active farmer today, the NFU is close to Treco’s hearts. Formed to bring passionate, like-minded people together, the NFU focuses on achieving change and representing its members’ best interests to achieve better results and standards for [...]

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What is MCS and Why is it Important for the Domestic RHI?

March 28th, 2014

MCS stands for Microgeneration Certifcation Scheme, a mark of quality and demonstrates compliance to industry standards for microgeneration products used to produce heat from renewable sources. MCS also certifies installation companies to ensure the microgeneration products have been installed and commissioned to the highest standard for the consumer. Find out more about this scheme here. [...]

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The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive – Here By Easter?

March 19th, 2014

Further to Greg Barker announcing that the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive will be launched for Easter, we thought we would offer up this blog by way of providing some background to the scheme. If you would like to find out more, contact us  either by phone or by email. The Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) [...]

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