News - April 2014

Domestic RHI launches

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Domestic RHI launches

9th April, 2014

The Domestic RHI (or dRHI as it is being shortened to) launched on Wednesday 9th April 2014. This incentive programme will give domestic heat users the opportunity to seek funding from the Government to offset the cost of installing low carbon systems such as biomass. Applications opened at 8am on... read more

Herz Boilers are Number 1 in Austria!

13th March, 2014

According to official statistics from the VÖK ("Association of Austrian boiler suppliers") the sales figures show that Herz are topping the tables for biomass boilers over 100kW in size. Read the blog post with all the details here. Here at Rural Energy, we are so pleased to be supplying... read more

Important: Office Upgrades this Friday

5th March, 2014

This Friday, 7th March, Rural Energy's offices will be undergoing essential upgrades to our IT systems. Unfortunately this means we will have no access to our office phone or computer systems including emails. However all staff with mobile phones will be available on these. We have also set up a... read more

Paul Clark to speak at Ecobuild this week

3rd March, 2014

Managing Director of Rural Energy, Paul Clark, has been invited to speak at Ecobuild this March. Paul has been asked to join a panel including: Paul Thompson, Head of Policy, Renewable Energy Association; Tirso Gomez Guerra, Non Domestic RHI Technical Manager, Ofgem, Ofgem; David Rae, Chief... read more

New Roles Available

1st January, 2014

Myriad CEG are currently recruiting for a number of roles for our biomass company Rural Energy. These roles are based at our head office in Leicestershire and include:   Technical Admin Support - Partner Network Apprentice Engineer Warehouse Assistant (Trainee) We are also looking to... read more

Heat Pumps: Year-Long Webinar Series 2014

1st December, 2013

Heat pump specialist Econic, part of Myriad CEG, has launched a 2014 programme of heat pump webinars aimed at helping clients, potential clients, consultants and architects. The webinars aim to focus on a range of issues such as cutting carbon emissions, saving money and technical features of heat... read more

Myriad CEG: raising money for Children in Need

13th November, 2013

Throughout November we will be holding numerous activities to raise money for this long-established charity event. At our headquarters in Burrough Court on Friday November 15th we will be holding a 'silly hat day' with cakes, conker competitions and Pudsey games. On November 18th we will also be... read more

Rural Energy at EBEC 2013

1st October, 2013

Rural Energy are set to attend this year's European Bioenergy Exhibition and Conference - othrewise known as EBEC. Held over two days, from October 9th-10th, the exhbition opens at 9.30am each day. You can meet Rural Energy's biomass experts on the stand throughout the day. We will be taking our... read more

Free talk and tour event at National Trust site with Rural Energy

1st September, 2013

Rural Energy present an upcoming free ‘talk and tour’ biomass event at the historic National Trust site Scotney Castle, Kent on 17th September.Scotney Castle is a 14th century castle and estate which boasts a 250kW Herz BioMatic, wood chip fuel store and manages its own woodland for... read more

Rural Energy prepare for the Heat Pod open week showcase: 12th-16th August

1st August, 2013

Rural Energy are holding an open week to showcase the Heat Pods currently being built and installed for the Thames Valley Police training centre at our headquarters. The visit will involve a personalised guided tour for you. Refreshments and a complimentary biomass information pack, including... read more

Heat Pump Seminar and Site Tours

30th July, 2013

The presentations on the day will include:   •   Updates on the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) tariffs from the Government  •   Financial paybacks and Return on Investment (ROI)  •   Environmental, monetary and other benefits to the... read more

Heat Pump Webinar - July 29th

11th July, 2013

Continuing Econic's successful monthly webinars, July’s event will be on Accurate Pricing for Heat Pumps - The do’s and don’ts for successful estimating & planning. It will be held on Monday 29th July at 1pm and will be around half an hour, up to an hour to allow for a... read more

Newsflash: DECC launches open consultation on tariff review of non-domestic RHI

1st June, 2013

There is a proposal from DECC and industry experts to increase tariffs for certain technologies, which could make the uptake of renewable heating even more financially viable in the UK. The aim, whilst to encourage take up of these technologies, is also to drive cost reductions for the design and... read more

Come Meet Myriad CEG at FiT For Farming Stoneleigh Park

17th May, 2013

Biomass representative Tremyne Woodley, Heat Pumps Managing Director Rob Gardiner and solar PV expert Lee Baxter will be attending FiT For Farming at Stoneleigh Park on Wednesday 22nd May 2013. You can speak to our team at any time for your renewable energy needs. We will happily give honest... read more

We are currently experiencing phone problems

17th May, 2013

We are sorry to report that our phone servers are currently experiencing some issues. Unfortunately this has carried over from Thursday afternoon and today some of our telephone lines allow us to pick up the phone but we cannot hear you. Please try and contact us via 0203 056 0881 until we have... read more

Econic are shortlisted for the Renewable Energy Association 'Innovation' award

1st May, 2013

Econic are excited to announce their shortlisting for yet another award. This time for the REA Awards in the category of Innovation. The team were nominated... read more

17th-19th April: The EAUC Conference 2013

15th April, 2013

The conference will be held over the 17th-19th of April and is a privately invited event. Rural Energy, Econic and Myriad Solar will all be present to meet delegates and discuss the increasing importance of renewable energy in the progression of education and energy useage. As the conference is a... read more

How many projects have we installed near you?

1st April, 2013

We are very pleased to bring you our brand new installations map for the entire UK. Including renewable heating and electricity projects across the country (biomass, heat pumps and solar PV) there are over 1000 projects on this interactive map. Choose which technology you would like to view on the... read more

Myriad's London solar PV project shortlisted for Greenbuild Award

1st March, 2013

We are happy to announce that Myriad Solar's LSE solar PV project has been announced as a finalist in the Greenbuild Awards Education Retrofit category. After a tough judging process the awards judging panel including Kerry Mashford, chief executive of National Energy Foundation, concluded that our... read more

Announcing Three H&V News Awards Shortlistings

13th February, 2013

The H&V News Awards are considered to be the industry equivalent of the Oscars, with the awards ceremony taking place on April 26th in London. The two heating businesses that are part of Myriad CEG have received confirmations of their shortlisting for Energy Efficient Installer of the Year... read more

Energy Now Expo 13th-14th February

7th February, 2013

Edd Banks, of Thomas Banks and Partners and the Mitchell Lodge Farm housing development will be presenting his project in the Energy Now Expo heat pumps session, 2.15pm on Wednesday 13th February. Edd will present his experience, the aims of the project and take the audience through the ground... read more

Get Renewable Energy Advice: FiT For Farming, 7th February

1st February, 2013

You can speak to our team at any time for your renewable energy needs. We will happily give honest advice about your project. The event opens at 9am.The representatives will also be speaking to visitors in the following sessions: 50kW – 500kW medium wind turbines. Thinking about... read more

This Monday: Hear About RHI Heating and Cooling Regulations In Our New Webinar

17th January, 2013

Since the launch of the Renewable Heat Incentive in 2011 it has become increasingly apparent that renewable cooling should be rewarded as much as renewable... read more

Myriad CEG at LAMMA 2013

2nd January, 2013

Myriad CEG Wind will be attending one of the leading agricultural events of the year. Our experts will be available to discuss all areas of your project whether you're just beginning or a significant way through your project. Dates: 16th & 17th January 2013, 6.30am-5pm Location: Newark... read more

This Monday: Hear About RHI Heating and Cooling Regulations In Our New Webinar

2nd January, 2013

Since the launch of the Renewable Heat Incentive in 2011 it has become increasingly apparent that renewable cooling should be rewarded as much as renewable heating. In their most recent review of the RHI scheme the Department for Energy and Climate Change have taken renewable cooling solutions into... read more

December's New Wind Feed-in Tariffs

30th November, 2012

All turbines up to and including 100kW are now 21p per kWh. Those turbines that are above 100kW but below 500kW are 17.5p/kWh. Turbines above 500kW in power can achieve 9.5p/kWh.

November's New Solar Feed-in Tariffs

1st November, 2012

Starting this November, on the domestic scale installations smaller than 4kW FiT rate will be 15.44p per kWh produced. The small commercial scale installations between 4-10kW will have a FiT rate of 13.99p. From the start of November for larger scale commercial installations the tariff rates will... read more

Econic To Hold Exclusive Heat Pump Open Day

16th October, 2012

The project is situated in Swaffham Bulbeck, Cambridgeshire, in a number of barns undergoing renovation. The developer is kindly opening his doors to show you how the heat pump technology works and how it can benefit you. Visitors are invited to attend at any time between 10am to 4pm. Short... read more

Myriad Solar's LSE Projects Boosts Green Credentials

1st September, 2012

  The School, already one of the greenest universities in the UK, has been working with our Myriad Solar team on a major solar PV programme made up of six projects over two phases. The latest £135,000 development in the capital has seen Myriad's solar energy team provide a... read more

Solar Feed-in Tariffs Change

1st August, 2012

Today marks your opportunity to invest in solar energy. Today is the day to call Myriad Solar. Find out more about the changes and how they could affect you from this month forward here. Choose us to design, supply, install and manage your solar project and make the most of the new Feed-in... read more

DECC “Provides Certainty For Feed-in Tariffs”

20th July, 2012

"The changes will affect tariffs for all newly eligible FITs technologies from 1 December 2012 onwards. Changes to solar tariffs, which have already been announced, will take place from 1 August 2012." (DECC website today). Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg Barker announced that the ... read more

Medium Wind Turbine Seminar

12th July, 2012

You should attend the event if:- •    You are considering investing in wind energy •    You have planning consent or are in the planning process for a  wind turbine •    You would consider renting your land or would buy a wind turbine... read more

Wind Turbine Open Days

12th July, 2012

These events are perfect for people looking at investing in wind energy. They take place at the site of an operational wind turbine giving visitors the chance to speak to the farmer / owner who has already been through the entire process. All our events take place between 10-4pm. Visitors can... read more

Great Yorkshire Show Evening Event

26th June, 2012

We will be hosting a number of seminars during the week, these will be repeated daily:Each show day at: 11:00-11:45: Small Wind (11kW-60kW) - Where to start a project, planning, choosing a trusted turbine, Feed-in Tariff considerations and finance. 13:30-14:15: Solar PV - Still a good... read more

We Will Be At Cereals 2012

12th June, 2012

Cereals 2012 is taking place from the 13th to 14th June at Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire. Come and visit our exhibition on E539 in Environment, Education and Research. Visitor information...   (Myriad CEG Limited will be in Environment, Education and Research, stand E539. View the site... read more

1 in 6 Farms Will Install Solar By Summer 2012

11th June, 2012

Myriad CEG Limited specialise in providing services specifically for rural and agricultural businesses, so this is the perfect time to start installing Solar PV before the August 1st FiTS tariff deadline! The report surveyed over 400 farmers in an attempt to discover the role farmers are playing... read more

DECC Announces Feed-in Tariff Future

24th May, 2012

Following detailed consultation with industry and consumers in which Myriad and many others voiced their concerns about counter-productive changes to FiTS, the Government is introducing a range of changes to the scheme with effect from 1st August to provide better value for money. This will... read more

Government Looks To Delay Feed-in Tariff Cuts

21st May, 2012

It’s good news for the industry. And it’s also a boost for those considering reaping the rewards of the many benefits of solar generation. A window of opportunity is now opening – a chance to take advantage of any delay to make Solar PV work for you. Myriad Solar is... read more


16th April, 2012

A feature about a two wind turbine installation by Myriad CEG was seen by more than 6million viewers on BBC 1’s Countryfile. The BBC’s Tom Heap interviewed Andy Paton, who has two Gaia turbines on the family dairy farm which he runs with his father at Edgworth, near Bolton. During the... read more

Overhaul of English Planning System

4th April, 2012

Reforms to England’s planning system were announced on 27th March with the release of the new National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).  This 50 page document heralds changes which come into force immediately.  The framework has been controversial for its ‘presumption in... read more

Myriad CEG announce registration on Achilles

14th March, 2012

Myriad CEG is extremely pleased to be registered and pre-qualified on Achilles, the leading Utilities Vendor Database (UVDB) for all major UK utilities companies. This industry wide scheme will enable Myriad CEG to be searchable by all Utility companies that subscribe to the database.  It... read more

Wind Turbine Open Days – Make wind technology work for you

24th February, 2012

The specialist wind team at Myriad CEG will be dispelling the rumours and answering site specific questions that farmers and land owners will undoubtedly have. The events are being held at various locations to make them as accessible as possible. Importantly they will always be held at the site of... read more

Appeal lodged by Government

6th January, 2012

On Wednesday 4th January 2012 the government lodged an appeal against a High Court judge's ruling that its proposed cuts to solar power subsidies were `legally flawed’.  It is argued that the cuts were essential to encourage as many homeowners as possible to install renewable energy and... read more

Judicial Review – Case is won against government on solar

3rd January, 2012

Judicial Review – Case is won against government on solar The results of a judicial review decision have declared that the pre 12th December 2011 tariffs cannot be changed until after the full parliamentary process has been carried out.  This entails an 8 week consultation, followed by a... read more

Legal challenge over FIT cuts arrives in court

20th December, 2011

Legal challenges are being heard in The High Court today (20th December 2011) over the Government’s plans to cut the Feed-in tariff for solar PV. These challenges focus on the Government’s decision to run a consultation which saw the 12th December cut-off point enforced 11 days before... read more

Myriad CEG interviewed on Border TV with Gaia wind turbine installation

16th December, 2011

Charlie Guthrie from Myriad CEG outlined the benefits of renewable energy in an interview on Border TV News along with a Cumbrian farmer who explained how he has effectively reduced his energy costs. To watch the video, please click:   To find out more how... read more

The Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is now available!

29th November, 2011

Following the revised RHI Regulations, we are pleased to announce that from 28th November applications for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) can now be submitted for industrial, commercial, public sector and not-for-profit and community installations. How can your company optimise on RHI? ... read more

Join Myriad CEG at their open day in Cumbria

29th November, 2011

Are you interested in Wind Turbines or Solar PV? Then please join us at the following Open Day:- 6th Dec – Wind Open Day, Cumbria To register please contact Charlie Guthrie Telephone: 0203 056 0873 | Mobile: 07962 073411 | Fax: 01204 541 910       E-mail:... read more

Myriad CEG Sponsor Energy Award!

29th November, 2011

Myriad CEG are sponsoring an Energy Award for excellence in carbon reduction – small business.  The judging took place on Wednesday 2nd November and Steve Roberts, Sales Director from Econic, was on the judging panel.  The following were shortlisted:- Alumet Renewable Technologies... read more

Econic sinks to new depths at Kingston University

29th November, 2011

Econic have just completed work on a major heat pump project for Kingston University. The project has been a significant technical challenge and breaks new... read more

Myriad CEG Calls For Government U-turn On Solar PV Tariff Decision

29th November, 2011

For the written ministerial statement click here, or you can click here to find out more about the consultations. Group Managing Director, John... read more

Government delivers blow to PV!

4th November, 2011

Government delivers blow to PV! The Solar PV FIT Consultation has now been released with a proposed >50% reduction in Solar PV generation tariffs from 1st April 2012, for installations commissioned on or after the 12th December 2011. The implications:- Only installations commissioned before... read more

Join Myriad CEG Biomass at the Cereals Event in June 2012

7th October, 2011

Are you interested in knowing more about biomass boilers and how they could help solve your renewable energy needs  Then, Myriad CEG Biomass are pleased to announce that they will have a Multi-technology stand as `Rural Energy / Myriad' at the Cereals Event on 13th & 14th June 2012. ... read more

Open days for PV and wind in October and November 2011

6th October, 2011

Open Days Are you interested in Wind Turbines or Solar PV? Then please join us at the following Open Days:- Cornwall, 27th October 2011 -  Wind Lincolnshire, 3rd November 2011 - PV Hull, 8th November 2011 - Wind To register for all our Open Days please call 0203 167 0980 and... read more

Join Myriad CEG at Greenbuildexpo on 9th & 10th May 2012

6th October, 2011

Are you interested in knowing more about biomass boilers and how they could help solve your renewable energy needs?  Then, we are pleased to announce that Myriad CEG Biomass, trading as Rural Energy, will have a stand in the `ignition' area dedicated to biomass at the Greenbuildexpo event on... read more

Join Myriad CEG Biomass at Ecobuild 20th - 22nd March 2012

5th October, 2011

Are you interested in knowing more about biomass boilers and how they could help solve your renewable energy needs?  Then, we are pleased to announce that Myriad CEG Biomass will be having a stand within an area held by the REA at Ecobuild on 20th and 22nd March 2012 and our specialists would... read more

PV & Wind Open Days in September

26th August, 2011

Lancashire 6th September – Wind Banbury 12th September – PV West Sussex 13th September – PV   To register for all our Open Days please call 0203 167 0980 and ask for Charlie Guthrie.

Join Myriad CEG at the EBEC Conference 2011

18th August, 2011

Myriad CEG are pleased to announce they will at the EBEC Conference on the 5th & 6th of October 2011. Interested in registering for this event, please Click here We look forward to meeting you.  

Myriad CEG feature in REgenerate Magazine

5th August, 2011

Standards are created for a purpose and the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) is the standard by which the public and other stakeholders can positively "vet" providers of renewable energy solutions. Three years on from its launch, the MCS is the only one for small-scale renewable energy... read more

Myriad CEG will be exhibiting at the following County Shows in July & August

11th July, 2011

  Great Yorkshire County Show 12th - 14th of July, click here for further details. Royal Welsh County Show 18th - 21st of July, click here for further... read more

Visit Myriad CEG Biomass at the Greenbuild Expo in June 2011

10th June, 2011

Interested in installing a Biomass Boiler ? Join Myriad CEG Biomass at the Greenbuild Expo on the 29th & 30th of June in Manchester - stand F21. Click... read more

Myriad Wind Open Day's

10th June, 2011

Our specialist teams trained in Planning and Technical applications will be available to speak to about every step of the wind turbine journey from feasibility... read more

Join Myriad CEG Wind at one of the County Shows in June.

9th June, 2011

Myriad CEG Wind would be delighted to see you at one of the following county shows in June : Staffordshire County Show. 1st – 2nd... read more

Econic to attend the RICS Annual Roadshow

5th June, 2011

Econic are pleased to announce that they have been invited by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors to hold introductory talks on heat pump technology, as... read more

Gaia 133 Wind Turbine Open Days In Devon & Cornwall During May.

12th May, 2011

You will get the opportunity to see a fully operational Gaia133 turbine that has been entirely project managed by Myriad CEG. 10am – 4pm... read more

Biomass Open Day at Waterperry Gardens,Oxfordshire.

18th April, 2011

Rural Energy welcome you to our Biomass Open Day at Waterperry Gardens on the 5th and 6th of May. On both days we will be holding morning... read more

Exploring new angles for heat pump installations.

17th April, 2011

In conventional ground source systems the collector pipes are either buried in shallow horizontal trenches or deep, vertical boreholes. Both these methods... read more

Myriad CEG welcomes Renewable Heat Incentive announcement

29th March, 2011

Dermot Coady, Sales and Marketing Director at Myriad CEG, said: “The Renewable Heat Incentive is warmly welcomed by Myriad CEG." The RHI will create a... read more

New 2MW Biomass Bolier Contract

25th March, 2011

WD Smith & Son is family owned business which specialises in growing bedding and vegetable plants. They were established over 50 years ago and today have... read more

Wind Turbine Seminars in Devon & Cornwall

10th March, 2011

Please join Myriad for our Northern Power Wind Turbine seminars during April: Honiton, Devon on Tuesday 12th April 2011 OR Lostwithiel, Cornwall on... read more

Lowest Carbon Building in the NHS

24th February, 2011

The team at the Norfolk and Waveney Mental Health NHS Trust have been monitoring the energy performance of their new intensive care unit for 12 months now.... read more

5kW Power Production in the Orkney Islands

21st February, 2011

The Orkney Islands lie off the north coast of Scotland and can actually be seen from the mainland as you drive along the road from John O’ Groats to... read more

Woolwich Civic Offices, PV Installation

18th January, 2011

We found Myriad Segen to be very professional and fully committed to achieving the best possible result. Quantity of Panels = 296 Sharp NU-185W Non... read more

Don't delay in taking advantage of the feed in tariff

18th January, 2011

The current Generation Tariff will pay 41.3p/kWh up to 2012 but if you waited until 2015 to install your system you would receive only 28.9p/kWh. The only way to guarantee that you receive the higher rate Generation Tariff is to make sure you get your system fully installed before April 2012. All... read more

Myriad CEG announce the acquisition of the Segen Wind Turbine and Solar Systems business from Segen Ltd

7th November, 2010

Myriad CEG are pleased to announce that the Systems Business of Segen Ltd (Segen) has been sold to Myriad CEG, Power Ltd, (Myriad), the effective date of... read more

Join Myriad CEG Wind at the Staffordshire County Show.

1st January, 2000

Myriad CEG Wind will be exhibiting at the Staffordshire County Show on the 1st and 2nd of June, stand number A3. Please click here for further information... read more