Drying Floors – February 2016

Futurum have been contracted to install a number of drying floors for clients to go with biomass and CHP systems that we have installed. Levelair Drying Floors Drying floors are a legitimate heat use for the commercial Renewable Heat Incentive and are used to dry grains, crops and wood chips typically. They can also be Read More

Wind Turbine and Heat Pump installation – Autumn 2015

Wind Turbine and Heat Pump Installation – Case Study – Autumn 2015 Our team based in Northallerton, North Yorkshire have years of experience installing renewable energy systems as well as carrying out renovation work at a variety of properties. Our clients in this case owned a converted club room for what was once a greyhound Read More

Biomass Community Heat Installation – September 2015

  Our team in Yorkshire were commissioned to design and install a community biomass heating¬†for a client with several properties. The system we designed and installed included two 90 kW ETA Hack Biomass Boilers running on wood chip which provide hot water to two 2000 litre buffer tanks which then feed all the community properties Read More

Solar PV repair – Cornwall – October 2015

A team of three spent over a week removing the system, checking all parts and installing the 4 kW array on a Schletter PV Max ground mount system. To ensure that it wasn’t susceptible to the high winds that are common on this location the system was fixed in place with around 10 tonnes of concrete!

Solar PV Showcase – Kingston Maurward – Summer 2015

In 2014 Futurum installed 49.5kW (200 solar panels) on the new Animal Sciences Centre at Kingston Maurward and have now put a further 28 kW (112 panels) on the new Dorset Studio School which opens to students for the September term. These two installations will generate 78,370kWh of free electricity for the college every year Read More

Electric Vehicle Charge Points – February 2016

The OLEV scheme originally offered consumers a free charge point for their homes if they owned or leased a plug-in electric vehicle or were the main user such as a company car driver. As the budget got quickly used up due to the rapid growth of electric and plug-in hybrids the scheme funding reduced. As of writing this (June 25th 2015) the scheme now subsidizes the end user to 75% of the cost which means you would pay around £195 for a charger to be installed.

Viessmann Gas Boiler installation – September 2015

In this case study we cover the installation of a modern, energy efficient gas boiler installed by our Gas Safe registered engineer, Tom Wood.   Whilst our main focus of business is Renewable Energy, there are times when a client simply wants a modern gas boiler to replace their existing but old unit with a Read More

Klover Biomass Boiler Installation – April 2015

Our client, Tim Martin is in the process of renovating his house in Somerset and has produced a number of case study videos showing how we installed a Klover Wood Chip Biomass Boiler which he is able to claim a large subsidy on under the governments Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive. This is a subsidy paid quarterly over 7 years helping the public install alternatives to oil boilers.