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10 May 2016
Leading housebuilder speaks out for europe

Leading housebuilder speaks out for europe

 

The boss of one of the country’s leading housebuilders has entered the political debate over the EU referendum.

Karl Hick, CEO of The Larkfleet Group of Companies which includes housebuilders Larkfleet Homes and Allison Homes, is urging people to vote to remain in the EU.

Larkfleet Homes was last year named as the ‘Small Housebuilder of the Year’ at the national HouseBuilder…

09 May 2016
Larkfleet invests in future of construction industry with new intake of apprentices

Larkfleet invests in future of construction industry with new intake of apprentices

Larkfleet Homes continues to invest in the future of the construction industry with its latest intake of young apprentices. 

As part of a CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) apprenticeship scheme, Larkfleet is helping three budding young construction students gain invaluable experience whilst they study. 

26 Apr 2016
Can the country and our children afford nuclear power?

Can the country and our children afford nuclear power?

The Larkfleet Group of Companies is a local medium-sized business that focuses primarily on building energy-efficient new homes and developing renewable energy projects.

The UK government’s energy policy includes nuclear power, fracking and gas (ie: fossil fuels). There is a complete absence of support for renewable energy. Although the government may say it remains committed to renewables,…

20 Apr 2016
Larkfleet Homes shortlisted as Housebuilder of the Year

Larkfleet Homes shortlisted as Housebuilder of the Year

Larkfleet Homes has been shortlisted for the Construction News Awards, Housebuilder of the Year 2016.
 
The Construction News Awards celebrate their twentieth year this year and are renowned for being the most prestigious and coveted awards in the UK construction…

12 Apr 2016
Helen Hick shortlisted for prestigious award

Helen Hick shortlisted for prestigious award

Larkfleet Homes joint managing director Helen Hick was shortlisted for a prestigious award at the recent Women in Construction Business Awards.

14 Mar 2016
Lark Energy teams up with university on storage research

Lark Energy teams up with university on storage research

Lark Energy Commercial is teaming up with a group of Masters students at Cranfield University to explore the costs and benefits of linking various battery storage technologies with solar and other renewables.

11 Mar 2016
Renewable heating options....

Renewable heating options....

Many colder countries, including the UK, consume more energy for heating than electrical power.

09 Mar 2016
Peak Shaving Innovation

Peak Shaving Innovation

Lark Energy Commercial is best known for its large-scale commercial solar projects, but at the heart of our company is a deep desire to help organisations achieve necessary carbon reduction targets in the most cost effective way.

07 Mar 2016
The new FIT regime is starting to settle down...

The new FIT regime is starting to settle down...

Following the end of the temporary pause to the Feed in Tariff (FIT) in early February, OFGEM is releasing weekly updates on how much solar is being deployed in each tariff band.

05 Mar 2016
Five charitable projects in Eye benefit from new Larkfleet Community Fund

Five charitable projects in Eye benefit from new Larkfleet Community Fund

 

Larkfleet Homes has made a series of grants totaling over £2,000 to charitable projects in Eye with another £40,000 still available for local groups and causes through its new community fund.

The first five projects to receive support from the fund are:

Eye Brownies

£320.00 to…