HONE Knowledgebase

HONE Knowledgebase

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HONE has created this new website with its own knowledge-base section due to the vast number of changes in building and renovation rules coming down the tracks.

This knowledge-base will be used to educate on as much of the changes as possible in language everyone can understand.

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The future of Heating is a bottle of water ?

The future of Heating is a bottle of water ?

“The future of Heating is a bottle of water” You would be forgiven for thinking that the future of heating our buildings is with electricity in recent times, but the arrival of nZEB building standards in the EU means heat pumps no longer meet new renewable energy requirements. However not to worry. It may surprise […]

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Buyers Guide for buying Solar PV Panels – The things you should know to make an informed decision

Buyers Guide for buying Solar PV Panels – The things you should know to make an informed decision

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  Ever wondered why a solar panel with the exact same rating is more expensive than another one ? Many people think one 200 watt solar panel would give the same performance as another 200 watt but this couldn’t be further from the truth. There is a reason and solar panels are far more complicated […]

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Video – Building a New Home (nZEB)

Video – Building a New Home (nZEB)

nZEB: If you are building a new home no matter what stage of construction, then you should understand what nZEB is about to do across Europe. 1. Minister Bruton, Ireland’s Minster for Climate Action, Environment & Communications visits Europe’s best energy rated home.   2. See HONE product packages for new builds.    

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A POWER CUT while watching the #Champions #League final #Real Madrid V #Liverpool….

A POWER CUT while watching the #Champions #League final #Real Madrid V #Liverpool….

  A POWER CUT while watching the #Champions #League final #Real Madrid V #Liverpool…. Was it a #Worzel Gummidge or #billgates type experience ?? Have a look…..  

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Photonomi Group’s Hydrogen Mission to change the world

Photonomi Group’s Hydrogen Mission to change the world

In addition to HONE’s proprietary “daylight” Nanotechnology for energy generation, we are also heavily involved in many areas of hydrogen technology.     “Hydrogen is the most abundant raw material in the Universe. it’s all around us and even falls on our head when it rains. This doesn’t mean we should just move from oil, […]

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The IDEAL Home Show – RDS

The IDEAL Home Show – RDS

The Second event that HONE showcased at was the TSB Ideal Home Show in the RDS Simmons Court on the 20th-22nd April. This is the largest exhibit for homeowners, with the most popular attraction being the showcase house that requires no planning permission for its 40-metre size. An expected 30,000 were to pass through the […]

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History of Electric Vehicles

History of Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles (EVs) are gaining traction and becoming mainstream, which is notable as the motor trade has been in a negative market since 2016. Electric Vehicles are gaining market share – as awareness and infrastructure are providing consumer confidence – year on year. So how long have Electric Vehicles been around, 10-15 years maybe? Well, […]

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EV Myth Busting

EV Myth Busting

In this section we will explore the myths surrounding Electric Vehicles (EVs). Which are valid concerns and which are unfounded. It is often said that the range published by manufacturers is exaggerated – and mostly, this isn’t a myth. Here’s why and what’s being done to improve the information: Currently the governing body publishing this […]

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Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid, Electric Vehicles – What’s the difference?

Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid, Electric Vehicles – What’s the difference?

Hybrid & Electric vehicles have become a very popular topic over the last few years. As these vehicles continue their march towards mainstream adoption the amount of questions that are asked increase as well. The most popular question being, “What is the difference between a hybrid electric vehicle (HEV), a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) […]

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NUI Galway Project Launches Smart Renewable Hydrogen White Paper

NUI Galway Project Launches Smart Renewable Hydrogen White Paper

NUI Galway Project Launches Smart Renewable Hydrogen White Paper   Wednesday, 28 March, 2018: A €9.39 million energy sustainability project, known as GenComm, delivered by NUI Galway and ten European partners has launched the first of its White Papers on Smart Hydrogen.   Hydrogen (H2) can be used as a renewable energy storage medium and […]

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