Heat Pump Innovations For Smarter Energy Networks

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Ambient Heat Networks with Kensa Shoebox Heat Pumps

Summary: Kensa Contracting’s Managing Director, Dr Matthew Trewhella, explores three key innovations driving smarter energy grid’s to support the large scale electrification of heat to meet the UK’s net-zero carbon target. Read the full article at kensacontracting.com

Little Penstraze

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Little Penstraze front aspect annex and main house

Ground source review: Little Penstraze John and Sally Berriman chose a 13kW Kensa Evo ground source heat pump to provide heating and hot water for their new build cottage and adjoining annexe building at Little Penstraze in Cornwall. As the heat pump was manufactured just four miles down the road, this renewable heating project has…

Nancemellin House

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Nancemellin House Exterior

Ground source review: Nancemellin House James Everest of Kernish, a ground source heat pump installer based in Cornwall, fitted his first Kensa Evo as part of a farmhouse modernisation project. This off-gas property was limited to oil or LPG as heating options, and his customers, eager to be self-sufficient, opted instead for a ground source…

The potential of using ground source technology for cooling

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Ambient shared ground loops with ground source heat pumps overcome overheating and provide passive cooling

  Summary: Following GeoDrilling International’s Blog ‘Staying cool in the heating world’ (June 2019) we interview Dr Matthew Trewhella, Managing Director of Kensa Contracting, who shares his views on the potential of using ground source technology for cooling.     We ask: What are the advantages of using ground source heat pumps for cooling? Does…

Heat Pumps and the Future of Self Builds

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Ground source with battery storage and solar

With UK government making a clear commitment to the rapid decarbonisation of heat with the introduction of a future homes standard mandating the end of fossil-fuel heating systems in all new build homes from 2025, self-builders are in a prime position to lead the way by incorporating eco-friendly building techniques and innovations in renewable technology…