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The latest articles from Treco about everything biomass from the Renewable Heat Incentive and biomass boilers to district heating, drying system and waste-to-energy (WtE).

Historic PR plot to seed doubt over climate change

America's largest industrial players use PR genius

It has just been revealed that over 30 years ago a coalition of the largest industrial players in America employed a PR genius to run a campaign to spread doubt over climate change. Sadly this campaign has been devastatingly…

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UK heatwave

Time to get your boiler serviced.

The UK is at the start of a heatwave with temperatures supposedly higher than in Hawaii. During these times when temperatures are high having your biomass boiler serviced is no doubt the last thing on your mind. However, now…

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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have recently released their 2022 report on the mitigation of climate change. The report concludes that bioenergy offers an important way of mitigating climate change. One of the co-authors states “The fact that the…

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0% VAT on domestic installs

Budget announcement

Good news comes with the release of the Spring 2022 budget. Today the Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled the contents of his Spring Statement, part of which included reducing the VAT on energy saving materials (ESM) for homeowners from 5% to…

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Treco Tesla

Treco going greener

As Treco were very well behaved this year we were treated to a Tesla as a Christmas present. Along with our building which is heated by a biomass boiler, this is another small step in us as a company becoming…

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Biomass Policy Statement

Role of sustainable biomass in net zero

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy recently released its Biomass Policy Statement. This sets out its strategic aims for the role of biomass across the country in the medium and long term to help achieve net zero. The…

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Decarbonisation targets not being met

UK in danger of missing targets according to report

A recent report by the Renewable Energy Association concludes that the UK is in danger of missing targets for decarbonisation without immediately increasing the flexibility of the grid. An assessment of the UK's energy market readiness to transition to net…

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UPDATE TO THE SMART ENERGY SYSTEM AND FLEXIBILITY PLAN

UPDATE TO THE SMART ENERGY SYSTEM AND FLEXIBILITY PLAN

The government recently released an update to the Smart Energy System and Flexibility Plan. This is being developed along with Ofgem in coordination with the energy sector. It sets out the vision and policies to move towards a net zero…

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