reducing energy consumption

Opening the door to new opportunities

This year EOGB will launch Sapphire, the industry’s first fully modulating domestic oil burner which runs on kerosene. The new burner satisfies stringent EU regulations on NOx emissions which come into force in 2018 and will deliver the best in energy efficiency and carbon emission...

Baltur Italy commercial burner training Harry Holmes

Training diary – Harry Holmes

Harry Holmes, Trainee Technical Engineer at EOGB, describes his experience of attending the EOGB commercial burner training course at Baltur in Italy…   I thoroughly enjoyed the commercial burner training course at Baltur’s training facility. Firstly, I was impressed and overwhelmed by the size and quality of the...

energy-saving equipment ECA scheme

Focus on: The Government ECA Scheme

In 2001, the now defunct Department of Energy & Climate Change announced the introduction of The Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA) scheme, which forms part of a wider government plan to tackle the ongoing concerns surrounding climate change. The scheme offers hardworking businesses an attractive money-saving proposition...

gas safety ACS course

Gas training saves lives

New research from the Gas Safe Register has found that nearly one in five people in the UK have employed a tradesperson to work on their gas appliances without checking if they have the necessary gas training and qualifications first. According to the study, people are...

domestic heating burner

Spring clean your domestic heating system

As we enter the spring/summer season, now is the perfect time to focus on the maintenance and upkeep of domestic heating systems to ensure they are running efficiently and everything is in order. As with all boiler parts, burner components that operate at high temperatures have...

future of oil burners

Plenty of life left in the domestic oil heating industry

EOGB’s Sapphire ultra low NOx burner is a real glimpse into the future of oil fired heating. Aside from looking to meet pending low NOx legislation, UK manufacturers have a duty of care towards the world we live in to make sure we have a future...

EOGB Sapphire Low NOx Burner blue flame oil burner

What is low NOx?   NOx is the generic term for the highly poisonous nitrogen oxide gases that are produced during the combustion process. These gases can be extremely harmful to both humans and the environment, so the Government has put legislation and plans in place to...

modulation benefits burners

The benefits of modulation

According to The Carbon Trust, heating and hot water can account for 60% of the total energy use in commercial buildings in the UK. A lot of this can be wastage due to inefficient and poorly maintained systems. Therefore, as fuel costs continue to rise and...

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