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Renewable Energy Trends for 2019

In 2018, a lot was done to reduce the energy we are using and ultimately wasting. For example, the new EPC rules came in for landlords which stated that their rental properties much reach a minimum EPC standard before they can be let out. We have gathered together some of our predictions for renewable energy…

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How Energy Efficiency Impacts the Value of Your House

Ensuring that your home is as energy efficient as possible is extremely important. Having a home that’s inefficient at retaining energy impacts negatively on the environment, and can also seriously impact the value of your property. Take a look through our guide below that details how energy efficiency impacts your home’s value and the how…

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Neil Vanson: Interview with an Energy Conservation Expert

This month, we are speaking to our Director Neil Vanson about his time in the energy industry, Falcon Energy’s core offering and his future predictions for energy efficiency. Neil started Falcon Energy with Hicham Rhioui and between them they have over 25 years’ experience in the industry. How did you get into the energy business?…

Winter Home

How to check the energy efficiency of your home for winter

You might think it’s slightly early to think about how to keep warm over the winter months, however now is the best time to start planning! Companies and trades specialising in energy use, ventilation and heat usually get very booked up in the colder months, so ensure your home is prepared for the cold weather…

Environmentally friendly offices

Making your office more environmentally friendly

Here at Falcon Energy we are passionate about energy conservation and helping people use energy more efficiently and sustainably. Corporate social responsibility is very important to us and we have a number of services which will support your business with it’s corporate social responsibilities too. If you are a business owner there are a number…

sound insulation testing

Sound Insulation Testing – your questions answered

What is sound insulation testing? Sound insulation testing checks the resistance provided by the part of the building (the floor or walls) which separates different buildings from each other to the passage of sound. Why is it needed? Building Regulations Document E requires that in new homes which are joined to another building or part…

thermographic testing

Could thermographic testing be your answer to cheaper utility bills?

If you are one of the 66% of people worried about the price of energy, (Which? Survey, April 2017) then you should consider conducting a thermographic test on your property to identify any thermal inefficiencies it may have. Thermographic testing quickly and easily identifies hidden problems and variations in your properties airflow and insulation, which…

energy efficiency

4 ways to improve energy efficiency in your home

One priority goal of every homeowner should be to reduce the amount of energy they use in their home, consequently reducing costs on energy bills. There are a variety of actions you can take to help save yourself money on energy. Here are our 4 top tips that you can start working towards today: Keep…

Air Tightness Testing

What is ‘Air Tightness Testing’ and why does it matter?

Environmentally friendly is no longer a buzzword, it’s now a way of life. We all know buildings need to be more environmentally friendly and air tightness has been introduced to help reach this goal. Air tightness testing ensures there is no uncontrolled airflow, air leakage or unwanted drafts in a property.  These leaks and drafts…