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World Refrigeration Day to celebrate the contribution of Lord Kelvin at InstallerSHOW

World Refrigeration Day, which has its UK launch at InstallerSHOW on 26 June, will be celebrating the 200th anniversary of Lord Kelvin’s birth, alongside celebrating the people and technologies responsible for creating and maintaining the world we live in.

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SoLead Energy create new grid-scale battery

A team of scientists from the University of Southampton have come up with a new grid-scale battery – the Soluble Lead Flow Battery (SLFB) – that is said to be ideal for large-scale energy storage for stationary applications.

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Hometree acquires renewable energy installer IMS Heat Pumps

Hometree, the residential energy services company, has acquired IMS Heat Pumps to support home decarbonisation.

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Oxford Brookes explores carbon-free electricity

ENTRNCE helps Oxford Brookes explore carbon-free energy using simulation tool.

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New onsite solar PV funding model

An alternative to traditional solar funding has been launched this week aimed at industrial businesses.

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Ideal Heating launches Hull heat pumps trial

Ideal Heating has launched a heat pumps trial with Hull City Council.

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Housing focus at InstallerSHOW 2024

The elemental Housing Hub returns to InstallerSHOW in June. Lucy Dixon picks out a handful of the highlights, covering both newbuild and retrofit.

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Aira opens clean energy hub in Manchester

Aira has opened its new hub in Manchester, aiming to create hundreds of highly skilled jobs in the North-West of England, contributing to Aira’s overall goal of hiring 8,000 clean energy expert roles across the UK over the next decade.  

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Veolia signs district energy deal for new Isle of Dogs development

Veolia has signed a 25-year contract with Far East Consortium (FEC), to supply heating and cooing to the district energy network serving the Consort Place development on the Isle of Dogs.

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Your questions answered – high temperature heat pumps

We’re hosting a live Q&A at InstallerSHOW, moderated by architect George Clarke, on the subject of high temperature heat pumps.

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Virtual power plant offering peer-to-peer energy set for Dudley low-carbon neighbourhood

Energy and regeneration specialist Equans will partner with UrbanChain, a peer-to-peer energy exchange company and Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council to develop one of the UK’s first Virtual Power Plants.

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Integrated Solutions at City Plumbing awarded Selwood Housing contract

Integrated Solutions at City Plumbing will be supplying plumbing and heating materials to Selwood Housing. The contract is worth over £2m per annum and was awarded via Fusion21 – Integrated Solutions was chosen for its approach to stock management and availability, ensuring the housing provider can provide a fast, first-time fix for its residents. The […]

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