Latest News Feb 2024
100% Renewable Energy > 50% on site
After over half of 2023, LHW runs on 100% renewable energy, with more than 50% of all heating, hot water, and power requirments created on site, with the balance 100% renewable from Octopus, and in early 2024 from Ripple Energy/Octopus Kirk Hill wind farm. With Natonal Grid ESO running demand reduction incentices at peak demand times later in year, the large battery can feed the heat pump from stored off peak power, and run off grid at peak times.
RC62 Rooftop Fire PV Guide
LLHW have been invited to speak at Solar & Storage live in Ooctober 2023 about the RC62 publication they produced, as well as co presenting t a Fire Protection Agency Seminar. Currently chairing the IET BESS Code of Practive Rewrite and acrive on MCS PV/BESS & Wind technical workgroups, enables contibution to industry development and involvment maintenance of knoweldge of emerging standards and practice.
Expert Witness assignments
3 more expert assignments were undertaken in July on Schools, off grid and grid connected properties.
Knowledge of technical standards, installation practice and ability to undertake pragmatic testing is fundamentally important, which is an area LHW has maintained a strong focus.