Ali chats about her experience of retrofitting her home through SuperHomes Ireland. Up to 35% funding is available to retrofit your home including; installing an air to water heatpump, windows and doors replacement and installing solar PV panels or solar panels.
As the cold weather sets in, homeowners nationwide are urged to avail of up to 50% grants to carry out cost effective and sensible energy measures in their homes. These include insulation, window upgrades and advanced ventilation. Heat and hot water are provided by renewable energy technologies such as solar photovoltaic panels and heat pumps. […]
Heatpumps are one of the essential measures in the SuperHomes 2020 package. You can apply for 35% funding to retrofit your home. Heat pumps are machines that extract heat from one place, upgrade it to a higher temperature and move it to another place. Heat pumps work by circulating refrigerant liquids between two heat exchangers […]
We’ve been asked whether heat pumps perform in cold weather, so we decided to look at the recent period +/- 0 days around the 1st of march. During this time Ireland suffered unprecedented amounts of freezing temperatures and snowfall. It is a common misconception that air source heat pumps (ASHP) do not perform effectively at […]