Micro renewable technologies

So you've done everything you can to save energy? (you'll need to if you want to get any of the government grants). What next? In this section we cover the main micro-renewable technologies, explaining how they work, and what other factors you should consider before getting started on generating your own green energy.

Micro-wind turbine

Wind turbines

 

Solar panel

Solar pholtovoltaics

 

Solar Hot Water

Solar hot water

 

Ground source heat pump

Ground source heat pumps

 

Wood-fuelled stove

Wood-fuelled heating

 

Micro CHP - Whispergen

Micro CHP

 

Battery

Choosing a battery

Blueprint

Planning permission

Electricity meter

Selling your electricity