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Keeping Tranmer Toasty with Biomass

In the East of England, we’re progressing well with the introduction of more renewable systems and getting off oil and other fossil fuels. Our renewables Project Manager, Dee Nunn, tells us about the new biomass boiler at Sutton Hoo… This … Continue reading

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Going, going, gone! Ickworth’s 5,000 litre oil tank, made redundant by biomass

I always said that this would be the champagne cork-popping moment for me. Whilst I love our new biomass boiler and its building at Ickworth, the massive green elephant remaining in the newly gravelled courtyard was this. But no more. The … Continue reading

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Amber Rudd chips in to help open Ickworth’s new biomass plant room

By Steph Hall, Project Manager, and Miranda Campbell, Lead Consultant This morning, Amber Rudd MP, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, visited Ickworth, Suffolk, to formerly open our new woodchip boiler and hear about how it will be sustainably … Continue reading

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How to interest people in biomass boilers? Make a wood-choc-chip cake!

This is slightly frivalous, but it is National Chocolate Cake day, which NT of course takes very seriously, so the East of England Regional Office decided to celebrate with a bake off. I toyed with the idea of copying my colleague Jane … Continue reading

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