Rayleigh Weir Fire Station, Essex

The first new fire station in Essex for 20 years this contains a host of sustainable features including a geothermal heating system and solar thermal water heating. The new community building provides training and services close to the county’s arterial road network that will make for a faster response to serious traffic collisions and other major incidents.

Essex County Fire & Rescue Service 


Geothermal heating system

Solar thermal water heating

Helical wind turbine (expected to generate around 8,900kWh of energy per year)