First Published: November 16, 2023. Updated: November 16, 2023
The Alpha E-Tec Hybrid Heating System
Are you considering upgrading your existing heating system to an air source heat pump? Have you received a quote and, even with the £7,500 grant from the government, feel that it’s a bit too much right now?
Look no further than the Alpha E-Tec Hybrid Heating System. This innovative system offers the best of both heat pump and gas boiler worlds by combining the reliability of a gas boiler with the sustainability of a heat pump. Not only is it up to 70% cheaper to install compared to a full heat pump system, but it also promises significant savings on your gas energy consumption—up to 60%.
These savings equate to an approximately 5-6 year payback and £52 per month saving in energy costs.
Designed for modern living, the Alpha E-Tec Hybrid requires no additional indoor space and comes equipped with cutting-edge features like a 4kW monobloc heat pump and a Smartech WiFi controller. Plus, it’s 20% hydrogen blend ready, making it a future-proof investment for your home. Ideal for properties without airing cupboards, this system is a cost-effective and practical first step towards home decarbonisation.
In this initial review, we’ll delve deeper into the product features that make the Alpha E-Tec Hybrid a game-changer in home heating solutions.
- Save up to 70% on installation costs compared to a full heat pump solution
- Average savings of 60% of gas usage, maximum savings of up to 80%
- ~£52 a month saving
- Logic system will choose the most efficient fuel at the time of operation
- Payback in approximately 5 years based on savings
- 1 day install
- Ready for 20% hydrogen mix
- Wall or floor mounted heat pump
- No need for additional space inside
- No need to replace existing radiators or pipework
- Designed as the perfect system to replace a 30kW combi boiler (UK average)
- No requirement to apply to DNO or wait for local electricity grid upgrades
- Compatible with natural gas or LPG
- The cheaper electricity becomes, the cheaper heating your home will get
- Combined modulation range of 500w to 30kW