environment

ercol keeps on truckin’

January 3, 2014

With our old trucks reaching the end of their service lives we’ve just taken delivery of our new fleet of ercol lorries, for delivering your ercol furniture to your retailer who will then deliver it to your home.  We were able to take the opportunity to increase the fuel efficiency and hence reduce the carbon footprint […]

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ercol at the Triangle

July 8, 2011
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Swindon has long been home to the “magic roundabout” but now it also has the Triangle – a new development of affordable eco-friendly homes by Kevin McCloud’s company Hab Oakus and housing roup GreenSquare.  The houses use carefully considered design and materials to make the homes cheap to run whilst keeping the build costs around

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Electricity use reduced

February 17, 2010
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We feel the environment comes naturally to ercol, with our long-lasting furniture made from wood in our energy efficient factory at Princes Risborough.  However, since we moved into our new premises we have tried every year to reduce our energy consumption.  Our heat and hot water are supplied from burning our wood waste in our […]

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