Category Archives: Project Updates

And one step back…

Having had the system inspected, it’s been decided that we need a larger GSHP for the system.   So we’re not (yet) on green heat. A larger heat pump is on order and we’ve been switched back to the gas … Continue reading

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Two steps forward…

The moment of truth.  The GSHP has been switched on and they’re running tests and making adjustments right now. Tonight’s youth led service will be the first event in the church enjoying green heat in our carbon neutral building.   … Continue reading

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Race to the finish! 

Work is almost finished, clearing started today on site, just some more work to be done in the boiler room.  Everything needs to be completed by Wednesday next week when we’re due to be inspected to get the government’s certification. … Continue reading

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(Bore)hole-y Water

Yesterday the water was running clear, and today the drilling rig had moved to make way for the pipes and man hole covers.   It was altogether quieter on site – much to the relief of the neighbours!    

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50,000 litres of water later…

The second borehole has struck water! I’m reliably informed that, so far, 50,000 litres of it has been pumped out in order to clear the sand out of the well and ensure a flow of clean water.   Tomorrow work … Continue reading

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