About Bioheat

Bioheat is a long established company with a solid reputation for providing the best solutions in biomass heating in the South West area.
We are able to handle the entire process of planning, supplying and installing the biomass solution of your choice.

Our Team

Simon Hawkins

Technical Director

Tel 01747 228 474

Simon is a qualified Mechanical Engineer who lives and breathes everything renewable heat. Simon has more than 15 years’ experience in the heating industry and is passionate about renewable and energy efficient heating for homes and businesses. Prior to Bioheat, Simon spent time in the Aerospace Industry and in the Military.

Liz Fletcher


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Liz joined the Bioheat team in early 2014 as our Sales Manager and is a qualified Domestic Energy Assessor. Liz is fully trained and has a wealth of experience in numerous renewable and energy efficiency technologies including CHP, biomass, air and ground source heat pumps both domestic and commercial. She now looks after the day to day running of the business as Director and CEO.

David Rae

Finance Consultant

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Formerly a leading member of Innasol, where he was instrumental in growing the business from start-up to the market leading small commercial biomass boiler distributor in the UK. He is also founder of Ingenious Energy, a specialist large scale turn-key supplier of biomass energy systems and a former member of the UK Pellets Council. He has extensive knowledge of wood fuel supply across the UK, an 11 year track record in the UK’s renewable sector together with 18 years senior finance experience. David begun his career with EY and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, he also holds a First Class (Hons) degree from the University of Leeds.

Mathieu Pavageau

Design Engineer

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Mathieu is our in-house designer. With many years of experience Mathieu designs all our heating and control systems ensuring they meet the customers’ needs. Energy efficiency and low carbon projects are his passion. Mathieu holds a MSc in Buildings Services Engineering from the University of La Rochelle in France.

Our Accreditations

About Innasol

Bioheat as an Innasol Certified Partner, is an independently accredited renewable energy specialist in charge of assessing, installing and maintaining the latest innovative energy systems. Certification means Bioheat has made a special commitment to ensure they deliver the highest standards of service, which relies entirely on detailed and regular customer feedback.

About MCS

Installers must be certificated under the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) which operates under the authority of the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) if installations are to attract funding under the Low Carbon Buildings Programme.

About RECC

The RECC was established in 2001, as a not-for-profit trade association, representing British renewable energy producers and promoting the use of renewable energy in the UK. The RECC endeavours to achieve the right regulatory framework for renewables to deliver an increasing contribution to the UK’s electricity, heat and transport needs.

About GSHP

The Ground Source Heat Pump Association (GSHPA) is a not for profit trade association. GSHPA’s aim is to encourage the growth and development of the ground source heat pump industry in the United Kingdom by:

• Promoting the efficient and sustainable use of ground source heat pumps

• Raising awareness of the benefits of ground source heat pumps

• Developing ground source installation standards

• Encouraging high standards of training for the industry

• Providing a forum for information interchange and disseminating best practice

• Liaising with related organisations to benefit the ground source industry

• Lobbying for ground source energy industry in matters of local, national and international interest to members