Copper’s status as the preferred material of choice for renewable energy applications has become even more prevalent with the confirmation of the much anticipated extension to the Renewable Heat Incentive.
Previously restricted to Solar PV installations, the RHI scheme now incorporates Heat Pumps, Biomass Boilers and Solar Thermal Systems.
McDonald Engineers is delighted to see the government announce the Renewable Heat Incentive will be launched in spring 2014.
As one of the leading players in the design, manufacture and supply of hot water cylinders incorporating renewable energy sources, McDonald Engineers has been calling on the scheme to be implemented for a number of years.
The announcement means the RHI scheme widens the current government incentives to include energy sources such as:
· solar thermal