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23
AUG
2018

What you need to be asking when hiring an electrician

Norcroft can help take the stress out of hiring an electrician. Today we look at some key points that you should consider when hiring an electrician. Proof of Registration is key You should check that any electrician you hire is registered with an accreditation body such as the...
05
APR
2018

Philip’s product of the month – PIR and Microwave Sensors for Energy Efficient Lighting

Ever feel like you’ve been left in the dark? Why not consider energy efficient lighting to lead your way? In today’s blog we’ll explore how automatic lighting can improve energy efficiency within your home or commercial environment. PIR or a Passive Infrared sensor is an...
22
DEC
2017

Philip’s product of the month – Robotic Camera Security Systems

Dark nights and isolated properties provide the perfect recipe for burglars and unwanted visitors. It is said that burglaries can rise by up to 20% during the winter months. So what can we do to deter these unwanted visitors? Home security systems help to combat this increased...
13
JAN
2017

Philip’s Top Tips to reduce energy

How much could you save in 2017? Last month, The Telegraph reported an expected 5 percent rise in energy prices in 2017. With this in mind, perhaps now is a good time to review your energy usage and trim the fat off your bills. Here are my Top Tips… Confident with your...
06
SEP
2016

Voltage increases causing solar systems to underperform

Over the summer months we have been made aware of several solar pv systems dropping out at peak times. This is due to an increase in the distributed voltage supplied into properties. A standard installation should be between 207-253 volts with the average being 242 volts. With...
16
JUL
2014

Choosing the right solar company

We’re finding that more and more solar installations are failing as they’re not being installed correctly. It’s important to choose your solar company carefully. Here’s three recent examples where Norcroft Energy has been called out to pick up the pieces....
10
JUL
2014

How to keep your electrics safe at home

Electricity is a major cause of accidental fires in the home. According to the charity, Electrical Safety First, electricity causes more than 20,000 fires a year – almost half of all accidental UK house fires. 20 years ago, the average household had one TV, video and possibly a...
06
FEB
2014
Electric vehicle charging point

Norcroft Energy install Electric Vehicle Chargers at homes all over Yorkshire, free of charge

Norcroft Energy are fully accredited by the Office of Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) to install electric charging units. Based on a government grant, we are able to offer all Yorkshire residents, free installation of a home charging unit. Philip Mosley, Managing Director at...
05
FEB
2014
Benefits of renewable energy

Sheffield couple embrace renewable energy

We met Mr & Mrs Scott at a local show and we were asked to survey their detached bungalow in Sheffield to discuss ways of reducing the annual running costs of the property. Following the survey, we installed solar panels, LED lighting, and a voltage optimisation unit. Solar...
08
NOV
2013
Renewable Energy Exchange

Renewable Energy Exchange 2013

Norcroft Energy were proud to take part in this year’s Renewable Energy Exchange (REX) event at The Pavilions of Harrogate on 6th November. REX facilitates meetings between those planning renewable projects and suppliers of renewable technologies. The event is predominantly...
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