Free Oil Boilers*
Oil-fired boilers are similar to gas-powered boilers, however have been found to be a lot more efficient. As suggested instead of gas, oil is used to heat the water used in the radiators and taps within your home. Oil boilers require a constant supply of oil and a tank to store it at your property.
Why is it free?*
There is a government led initiative under the Energy Company Obligation Scheme (ECO) that requires energy companies to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions by improving the energy efficiency of households; installing energy efficient upgrades to households with low incomes or on certain benefits.
What are the benefits of an oil boiler?
- Oil is very efficient as a heating fuel
- Oil fired boilers provide greater efficiency by recycling waste flue gases
* Subject to qualifying criteria and technical survey
** Source: Energy Saving Trust