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Energy Suppliers Continue with Boiler Discounts for Homeowners

March 30, 2010
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Energy Suppliers are continuing with their own boiler discounts for homeowners as the Government’s Boiler Scrappage Scheme for England has now closed as the £50m of funding set aside for the program has now been fully utilised. From April 1st 2010 British Gas are offering a £200 discount off a new boiler plus one year’s free...
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Welsh Boiler Scrappage Scheme Launched

February 28, 2010
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A new Boiler Scrappage Scheme has been announced for Wales which will benefit the over 60s. Environment, sustainability and housing minister Jane Davidson said that the scheme will come into force on April 1st 2010, with £2.5m allocated to the scheme allowing up to 5,000 homes to benefit. The scheme will reward households with a...
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Boiler Scrappage Scheme Benefit for Thousands

February 16, 2010
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The Energy Savings Trust (EST) have today announced that 44% of the total number of discount vouchers available have been claimed since the Boiler Scrappage Scheme was launched in England on January 18th. Some 54,758 vouchers which give households a £400 discount off a new A-Rated boiler when they trade in their old G-Rated boiler...
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Scottish Parliament Approves Boiler Scrappage Scheme

February 4, 2010
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Alex Salmond’s SNP budget won approval yesterday from MSPs by 66 votes to 45, with the announcement of a £2m Boiler Scrappage Scheme for Scotland. Pressure had been on the Scottish Government for some time to introduce a similar scrappage scheme to the one which has run so successfully in England since the beginning of 2010....
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Old Boilers Waste £15m Of Energy Every Day

December 29, 2009
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According to the Confederation of Business and Industry (CBI), UK homeowners and businesses are wasting an estimated £15m of energy every day of the year due to inefficient boilers and central heating systems, poorly insulated walls, roof, doors and windows.  CBI Director-General, Richard Lambert believes both businesses and homeowners alike require the relevant energy-efficiency...
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Heat is Turned Up for Scottish Boiler Scrappage Scheme

December 28, 2009
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The Scottish Government is feeling the heat as pressure mounts to fund their own Boiler Scrappage Scheme, similar to the scheme announced by Chancellor Alistair Darling in his pre-Budget report for England and Wales. The Scottish Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) believes the scheme would be both beneficial to their economy, while contributing to...
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Are You One Of The 125,000 Eligible Homeowners?

December 19, 2009
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Since the Government’s announcement of the Boiler Scrappage Scheme, homeowners and gas engineers a-like are waiting for full details to determine whether the scheme is to be operated through Warm Front on a nationwide level or alternatively at a local level, which would make the homeowner responsible for arranging the installation process. Furthermore, there...
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NPower Launches its own Boiler Scrappage Scheme

December 15, 2009
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NPower Launches its own Boiler Scrappage Scheme

Following the announcement of the Government’s proposed Boiler Scrappage Scheme, Npower has become the first major energy supplier to launch its own scrappage scheme. As from Monday 14th December, Npower have said they will offer £400 off a new boiler when homeowners replace one that is more than 10 years old, with the only stipulation being...
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Identifying The Rating of Your Existing Boiler

December 12, 2009
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Identifying The Rating of Your Existing Boiler

The newly introduced boiler scrappage scheme will see households with a G-rated boiler (the lowest efficiency level) receive £400 towards a new boiler or renewable heat unit. With new boilers costing anything between £600 and £3,000 this incentive comes as a welcome saving, but how do you find out if you have a G-rated...
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