Category: Renewables

Blog, Boilers, Industry News, Renewables

The advantages of renewable energy – a sustainable choice

In today’s world, where energy consumption is at an all-time high and global warming is an ever-increasing issue, it’s important to find sustainable sources of energy for the future, and the way we heat our homes is a key part of that. Obviously, switching to more renewable heating systems involves an initial financial investment. However, […]

Heating engineer fitting a heat pump to a house

Blog, Boilers, Industry News, Renewables

Is the new £7,500 heat pump grant right for you?

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s overhaul of the government’s net zero targets has been hitting the headlines, but what does it mean in practice when it comes to heating your home? One welcome piece of news for homeowners amongst the various announcements is the increase in the Boiler Upgrade Scheme from £5,000 to £7,500. This means […]

Two air source heat pump units on the side of a house

Blog, Renewables

Efficient home heating: exploring renewable heating solutions

As autumn sets in, many of us start thinking about how we can best keep our homes warm and comfortable throughout the colder months ahead. And as energy costs remain stubbornly high, efficiency remains an important priority as winter approaches. This is where renewable heating solutions come in, as they offer cost-efficient and easy to […]



Heat pumps – how they can save you more

Why now is the right time to make the switch!  Moving away from traditional gas or oil boilers to an air source heat pump might seem daunting initially, but they offer many positives that homeowners should be aware of: By capturing the outside air, they generate renewable energy to heat your home. Working in temperatures […]


Company News, Renewables

Harborough Big Green Week 2022

Lewington’s were proud to support Harborough’s Big Green Week 2022, the UK’s biggest call for action on climate change. This annual event highlights and celebrates community action across the nation to tackle climate change and protect nature. On 1st October we attended ‘Great Big Green Saturday’ on The Square to discuss the benefits of Renewable […]


Blog, Industry News, Renewables

0% VAT announced for energy-saving materials – find out how you could save money and energy

As the government looks to reduce carbon emissions and meet its climate change targets, it has announced VAT cuts on a range of energy-saving materials. The hope is that by making these products more affordable, more people will be encouraged to install them in their properties, which will help reduce energy consumption and ultimately help […]


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