Everything News Jobs Opportunities Events Products/Services
more
 
About
Go to Home
Sign Up Sign in

The Low Carbon Economy Ltd

19 Oct 2009 09:10:10

Green heating system unveiled



Green heating system unveiled
A new heating system was displayed to audiences at the recent Grand Designs Live conference.

The product works by converting thermal fluid into high-energy output, which had led its manufacturer FARHO to believe that it will help households cut fuel bills and reduce their carbon footprints.

Gareth Bishop, sales manager for FARHO UK, said that the system has many advantages and has been perfected through 15 years of design.

"It's eco friendly, doesn't consume much, doesn't burn. It's non-toxic, non-corrosive. The actual unit is completely eco friendly," he commented.

Mr Bishop added that the system "maintains a very efficient way of transmitting input and output. We're having 110 watts of input and we're having an equivalent of 150 kilocalories of output, which roughly works out to 74.7 watts of energy."

According to recent data from AMA Research, the domestic heating market in the UK is valued at around £1.3 billion.



ADNFCR-1235-ID-19414130-ADNFCR


Discussion Thread  

Kingsley wrote:

23 Oct 2009

This is a fluid filled electric radiator. Electricity is the highest carbon fuel available. How is this at all green?


23 Oct 2009

Translation of the marketting language: "It's an electric heater"

Probably not going to change the world then. And not in the least bit green until the grid is significantly decarbonised (i.e. in about 25 years).


23 Oct 2009

This is a bizarre article that makes little sense and reveals nothing much about the system - it sounds like greenwash to me and the discussion replies seem to agree.




Discussion Thread  

 


Related Categories

Clicking a category below will direct you to a list of related information

Skip Navigation Links.

The Low Carbon Economy Ltd Community



Related Items From Everyone


  1. The global cooperation required to set greenhouse gas emission targets for every country is not...

    22 Jul 2009
  2. Some of the biggest green myths about eco-homes have been dispelled, showing how homeowners can...

    28 May 2009
  3. CSR in the downturn Links & Resources

  4. A new study has claimed that the European Union's emissions trading scheme will not have a...

    17 Jan 2008



Go To Home

Resource Links

We're social: View Available Feeds Find out more! Leave us your feedback

RSS



We appreciate all feedback. Please leave as much or as little as you like about any aspect of this website.

If your message requires a response, please leave your email address.