Worcester Bosch 25kW Boiler – Installed from £1,499

January 29th, 2016

If you live in West Yorkshire, you could benefit from an A-Rated Worcester Bosch Greenstar 25i ERP Boiler, supplied and fitted from just £1,499 including VAT.

Boiler FaceYES Energy Solutions are offering local residents a fantastic boiler package that gives energy saving benefits without breaking the bank.

Not only could you take advantage of a competitive installation price for one of the best boiler brands, but receive a top class installation from local Gas Safe professionals.

  • Boiler swap from £1,499 inc VAT
  • Installed by local, trusted engineers
  • MagnaClean Filter (to remove any sludge and scale)
  • Digital Programmer
  • System flush
  • 2 year manufacturer warranty – extended 5, 7 and 10 year warranties also available

Find out more about our boiler installation service

If you live in or around the West Yorkshire area, get in touch with YES Energy Solutions today.

Call us on 01422 880100 (Mon – Fri, 9am – 5pm) or Contact Us.

The last six months

December 9th, 2015

It’s been an eventful six months at YES Energy Solutions.

Penguin Waving SlantedHaving won ECO funding in April to help vulnerable residents improve their heating facilities, we are now supporting a series of SME installers to expand their operations and target fuel poor communities.

We’ve teamed up Northern Gas Networks and soon will be implementing a project to help connect residents across Yorkshire to the mains gas grid.

Our external wall insulation project in Stamford is running at full pelt thanks to a proactive partnership with South Kesteven District Council.

And as the year draws to a close we have redefined our social values to ensure that all of our work focusses on reducing CO2 and alleviating fuel poverty.

Follow the links below for more information on our latest developments:

Fighting fuel poverty with E.ON
Since winning an ECO funding contract with E.ON, YES Energy Solutions has supported the developments of several SME installation firms and helped hundreds of householders out of fuel poverty.

Cooking on gas
YES Energy Solutions has joined forces with Northern Gas Networks, to help several vulnerable communities make the switch to a more cost effective household fuel.

Warmer homes in Stamford
Having recently insulated over 500 Council properties in South West Lincolnshire, YES Energy Solutions has recently won a new external wall insulation contract with South Kesteven District Council.

Say YES to solar
Despite the Government’s plans to reduce the Feed in Tariff subsidy, YES Energy Solutions has taken on a number of domestic and commercial solar PV projects.

Be Green, Be Gracious, Be Great!
We have implemented some new company values to ensure that our work always achieves our mission: to reduce CO2 and alleviate fuel poverty.

Affordable finance
Since the collapse of the Green Deal Finance scheme, householders have been struggling to find the means to invest in energy efficiency without breaking the bank. That’s why YES Energy Solutions has teamed up with Norton Finance to help make energy saving measures more affordable for our customers.

Installer benefits
During the last six months we have created a series of packages to help our Green Deal Installer Hub members develop their businesses and remain competitive.

 

Find out more about YES Energy Solutions and our partnership opportunities. Visit: www.yesenergysolutions.co.uk or call 01422 880100.

SMEs Tackle Fuel Poverty

October 20th, 2015

By distributing ECO funding, offering advice and training opportunities, YES Energy Solutions has helped many SME installer businesses develop and gain the necessary tools to support residents living in fuel poverty.

Central-Heating-Installer-2In the last financial year, we funded 14 SME installers and saved over 119,500 tonnes of CO2. This work helped hundreds of vulnerable residents save money on their fuel bills and improve the look and feel of their homes.

Our contracting network ‘Green Deal Installer Hub’ now has over 2000 members. Every month we communicate the latest funding opportunities, industry news and policy developments.

One recent Hub promotion helped a series of SMEs in the Leeds City Region gain PAS2030 accreditation at a discounted rate. This has enabled smaller contractors to work on Government backed schemes, access funding and directly support fuel poor communities.

Find out more about YES Energy Solutions’ SME infrastructure.

Smart Meters & Funded Gas Connections

October 16th, 2015

Installer-with-ECO-CardIn our October E-shot to members of Green Deal Installer Hub, we cover the latest energy efficiency news and views including: customer reactions to Smart Meters, the new criteria for the Fuel Poverty Network Extension Scheme and the latest installer casualties since the Feed in Tariff regression announcement.

Top stories:

Installation giants fall into administration
Two of the UKs largest energy efficiency companies have gone into administration reflecting the current struggle of the whole industry.
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New criteria for funded gas connections
If you’re a gas heating engineer and work in partnership with a gas network, then you may be interested to find out that the eligibility criteria for funded gas connections is changing.
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Smart meters getting smart results
84% of householders using Smart Meters would recommend them, a new report revels. With nearly two million Smart Meters installed in homes throughout Britain, campaigners are declaring the product a ground breaking innovation.
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Southampton ECO scheme set to improve 1,500 homes
Targeted communities across Southampton will benefit from a host of funded energy efficiency measures as part of a new Local Authority scheme.
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Have your say in the Bonfield Review
Peter Bonfield is encouraging organisations from across the energy efficiency industry to contribute to his Government commissioned review, which could shape the future of green policy in the UK.
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Birmingham tops Local Authorities for the highest number of ECO installations
Analytics experts, Resourcematics have created a GIS map which highlights the current geographical patens of installations carried out under the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme.
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EPC Service in West Yorkshire
YES Energy Solutions are offering West Yorkshire contractors a competitive EPC service covering HHCRO assessments from just £65.
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Affordable Installer Insurance
Save money on your insurance requirements by taking advantage of your Hub member discount.
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YES Energy Solutions manages Green Deal Installer Hub, a national network of insulation, heating and renewable energy contractors.

If you’re an installer and would like to keep up to date with the latest news, policy announcements and events: Join the Hub

Policy Proposals & Cuts to Green Energy Subsidies

September 22nd, 2015

gdih_birdYES Energy Solutions has published the September 2015 E-shot for the members of the Green Deal Installer Hub network.

In this issue we provide an update of the proposed cuts to the Feed-in-Tariff scheme and what this means for the solar PV industry. We review reactions to other policy changes including the cuts to on shore wind subsidies and the future of the Energy Company Obligations (ECO) scheme.

If you’re an installer and would like to receive regular updates on funding opportunities, training, news and events, visit: www.greendealinstallerhub.co.uk

E-Shot Sept 2015:

Feed in Tariff Cuts
The Government is proposing to cut the Feed in Tariff incentive for solar PV by 87% in 2016.
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Will ECO be extended?
Energy Professional blogger, Colin Anderson warns that thousands of jobs may be at risk if a decision to replace or extend the ECO scheme is not made soon.
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Birmingham Energy Savers Scheme Closes
A major Council backed energy efficiency scheme, which planned to install insulation and heating measures in up to 60,000 Birmingham homes, has closed due to the recent shake up in Government policy.
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HHCRO Funding Opportunity
There is still an opportunity for installers to claim HHCRO funding for eligible boiler replacements and insulation installs through YES Energy Solutions.
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Norton Finance

September 15th, 2015

YES Energy Solutions is making energy efficiency affordable thanks to a new partnership with Norton Finance.

Norton Finance SquareWe’ve teamed up with one of the UKs longest established finance brokers to offer our customers affordable loans for heating, insulation and renewable energy technologies.

Norton Finance are committed to excellence and have an impressive track record in helping householders get the most suitable financial solutions and competitive rates.

No Deposit Guarantee

By taking advantage of a Norton Finance loan you will have nothing to pay up front as all fees are simply included in your monthly repayments.

You can make your home warmer and more energy efficient without paying everything out up front in one lump sum.

You can use a Norton Finance loan for many of our energy saving products and services including solar PV panels, replacement gas boilers, central heating installations and external solid wall insulation.

So If you want to save energy and slash your fuel bills without breaking the bank, find out more about our partnership with Norton Finance and how you could access an easy to pay loan.

Call YES Energy Solutions on: 0800 952 0036

Or visit: www.yesenergysolutions.co.uk

Norton Finance loans are subject to terms and conditions.

YES Energy Solutions and Norton Finance are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

VAT, Government Cuts and Insulation Robots

June 25th, 2015

Central Heating InstallerYES Energy Solutions provides an update on the latest developments affecting installers and the wider energy efficiency sector.

Find out how Government cuts could impact the Department of Energy and Climate Change, how VAT may increase for home efficiency measures and how robots could be the future of the insulation industry:

 

Green Deal Installer Hub – June E-Shot 2015

Will VAT Rates Rise for Energy Efficiency Measures?
The European Court has told the UK that the current tax breaks in place for energy saving measures are illegal under European law. This could means that measures such as insulation, solar panels and heat pumps would be affected by a VAT increase.
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Could Government Austerity Kill GDHIF?
An article published by the Independent suggests that the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) could be the next casualty in the Government’s latest drive of austerity measures.
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Scotland Makes Energy Efficiency a National Priority
The Energy Bill Revolution has had a campaign breakthrough as the Scottish Government announces plans to make energy efficiency a ‘National Infrastructure Priority.’
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Energy Companies Over Achieve ECO 1
For the first time, installation figures have been published for the entire period of ECO 1 and ECO 1.2 (Jan 2013 – March 2015), showing that all Energy Companies exceeded their targets and are also making head way with their ECO 2 obligations.
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Green Deal Finance, NHS Energy Efficiency & DECC Priorities

May 28th, 2015

gdih_birdYES Energy Solutions gives an update on the latest energy efficiency news and announcements affecting the installation and retrofit industry.

The following articles include information on: Green Deal finance, the new Government’s approach to UK energy infrastructure, ECO Fair 2015 and a new energy efficiency report for the NHS.

If you’re an installer looking for funding, training opportunities and support with accreditation, join our contracting network at: www.greendealinstallerhub.co.uk

May 2015 E-Shot

Substantial Growth for Green Deal Finance
Over £50m worth of Green Deal finance plans have been processed, showing considerable growth over the last 12 months.
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ECO Fair 2015
Yorkshire’s largest environmental event opens its doors next month to highlight the latest energy efficiency schemes, developments and products.
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Installer Insurance – Take Advantage of Your Hub Member Discount
Green Deal Installer Hub joined forces with FML in April 2015 to offer SME installers a better deal on their insurance requirements. By submitting the latest promo code, you can access preferential rates on a range of policies including: public liability, employer liability and professional indemnity cover.
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ECO Compliance Checks – Have Your Say
The ECO Reporting Simplification Working Group have issued a survey to find out what checks are currently being undertaken by installers on ECO submission documents. They are keen to find out which processes are currently failing and what could be improved.
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DECC’s Priorities Under the New Government
Amber Rudd MP, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change has provided an overview of the new Government’s commitment to energy infrastructure as detailed in Wednesday’s Queens Speech.
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FREE Water Efficiency Training for Plumbers in Wales
The Centre for Alternative Technology are running a series of FREE training courses to help plumbers and customer advisors in Wales improve their knowledge of water efficiency technologies.
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Post-Election Fears from Major Insulation Manufacturer
Steven Heath, Director of Public Affairs and Strategy at Knauf Insulation has written an opinion piece on what impact the new Government will have on the energy efficiency industry. In his blog, Heath warns readers of the potential challenges the insulation sector faces under the Conservatives without the Lib-Dems holding up the green flag.
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How Energy Efficient is the NHS?
£180million a year could be saved in NHS energy costs, a report from the National Audit Office (NAO) reveals.
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Edinburgh Community Solar Scheme
Edinburgh Council are set to install thousands of solar panels on public building through a major community renewables initiative.
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March Installer News

March 19th, 2015

BuilderYES Energy Solutions’ contractor network – Green Deal Installer Hub, has just reached 2000 members!

Launched in December 2012, the website has helped hundreds of SME installers develop inline with the Government’s ECO and Green Deal schemes.

Read the Hub’s latest e-shot for more information, including other important updates for the installer industry…


March 2014 E-Shot
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New ECO Guidance
A new set of rules has been released by the industry regulator, Ofgem for installers working under the next phase of the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme. There are a few major changes that will affect installers, especially those fitting gas heating or loft insulation.
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Outstanding HTT Cavity Measures
In 2013 a high volume of Hard to Treat Cavities (HTTC) were insulated. However Ofgem had serious concerns that the measures were not eligible under the ECO scheme and have since issued an extrapolation process which could impact Energy Company targets.
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GDHIF 3
Phase three of the Government’s popular Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) opened on Monday 16th March, offering householder’s cashback grants for insulation and heating improvements.
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The Hub Reaches 2000 Members
This week our 2000th member registered on Green Deal Installer Hub! We’re delighted that so many installers have joined our network to find out more about the latest industry news, views, projects and funding opportunities.
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Rogue Traders Threaten Green Deal Reputation
One in ten Green Deal Approved companies have had their accreditation removed due to unlawful practices, a Telegraph article has stated.
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Barker Blames Big 6 for Green Deal Failures
Former Climate Change Minister, Greg Barker has stated that the Big Six Energy Companies have ‘no interest in real energy efficiency.’
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Free Energy Management Training for Sheffield City Region Installers
Installers based in the Sheffield City Region can access free training courses covering Energy Management and Carbon Awareness at Barnsley College.
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Could Bio-energy be the Future?
A new report from the Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) indicates that Bio-energy has the potential to revive the UK energy market.
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Funding & Compliance Executive – Job Opportunity

March 17th, 2015

YES Energy Solutions is looking for Funding & Compliance Executive to cover maternity leave.

Salary in the region of £20k to £25k dependent on experience.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and computer literacy skills and be able to work proactively in a team. A positive attitude and the ability to work under pressure is critical. Knowledge of the energy industry is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

To apply for this role please email your CV to: katie.baker@yesenergysolutions.co.uk or call: 01422 880117.

For more information about YES Energy Solutions visit: www.yesenergysolutions.co.uk