An air source heat pump extracts heat from the outside air in the same way that a fridge extracts heat from its inside. the system extracts heat from the air even when the temperature is as low as -15° C. Heat pumps require electricity to run, but the heat they extract from the air is constantly being renewed naturally.
Heat pumps come with multiple advantages for your home. Pumping the heat uses less electricity as compared to when electricity is solely used to convert it. During the summers, the cycle can be reversed and the unit acts like an air conditioner.
Heat pumps are rising in popularity in the UK, and the government recently started to implement a number of new schemes, incentivising the transition to green living and alternative energy usage smoother and more affordable.
By combining heat pumps with solar panels, you can make your home self-sufficient and eco-friendly. Properly designed and installed heat pumps can be worth it, by regularly attain more than 300 per cent efficiency.
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Monday 10th July 2023
AOS Heating are extremely proud to announce that we were awarded Winners of The Renewable Heat Installer and Contractor of the Year 2023 at…
Wednesday 19th October 2022
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Tuesday 16th August 2022
AOS are delighted to be featured in RECC's Summer Newsletter 2022
AOS Energy Efficient Heating Systems Ltd, RECC Members since 2014, won the British Renewable Energy Awards Installer of the Year for 2022 on 9 June. The Awards, which…
Tuesday 28th June 2022
AOS Heating are extremely proud to announce that we are Winners of the British Renewable Energy Installer of the Year Award. We were presented with the award by (photographed…
Thursday 17th February 2022
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