heating

“Rapid adoption of existing technology and accelerated innovation can deliver Net Zero by 2050”

A new report by independent research group Energy Systems Catapult has found that accelerating deployment of key technologies such as offshore wind and solar, large-scale nuclear, and the electrification of heating in our homes and buildings is essential to propel us to a Net Zero future.

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Networking lunch for women in heat pumps and cooling taking place at InstallerSHOW

A meet-up for women working in both the heat pump and cooling sectors will take place in the Climate Solutions theatre at InstallerSHOW in June.

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Wolseley to refund Clean Heat Market Mechanism price increases

Wolseley has promised to reverse all price increases levied by boiler manufacturers in relation to the controversial Clean Heat Market Mechanism (CHMM), to support its customer base of tradespeople and to avoid unnecessary impact on consumers. It has also undertaken to refund the increases on any purchases made since 1st January.

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City Plumbing launches heat pump kit builder 

City Plumbing has developed an online tool to helps users select a suitable air source heat pump system for a property.

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Over half of UK builders unable to advise on heat pumps

New research from E.ON has found that 56% of builders in the UK say they don’t have the right information to advise on heat pumps.

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DESNZ must increase heat pump awareness, says report

The number of heat pump installations by December 2023 was less than half of planned projections, a new National Audit Office (NAO) report has found. The government wants to see 600,000 heat pumps installed per year by 2028 – an eleven-fold increase on 55,000 heat pump sales in 2022. By 2035, government wants to see […]

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Government simplifies Boiler Upgrade Scheme criteria and considers CHMM delay

The government is to simplify the eligibility criteria for the Boiler Upgrade Scheme, which provides grants of up to £7,500 to people in England and Wales to install low-carbon heating systems such as heat pumps.

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Panasonic and tado° join forces to cut heat pump energy costs

Panasonic has joined forces with smart thermostat specialist tado° to offer a whole house heat pump solution that promises to save 30% in energy costs.

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Aira launches heat pump range promising 15 year ‘comfort guarantee’

Swedish technology firm Aira is continuing on its mission to disrupt the heat pump market in the UK and Europe with the launch of its first own-brand heat pump.

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BSRIA launches HVAC and lighting challenge

BSRIA has launched the Living Laboratory Innovation Challenge, with organisations given the chance to use one of two floors of its head office space to design, install and commission an exemplar HVAC and lighting system, with the in-use performance monitored and displayed in real-time.

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Huge rise in qualified heat pump installers

The Heat Pump Association has shared that there has been a significant rise in the number of qualified heat pump installers within the UK.

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Heat Geek announces £3.7m funding

Heat Geek has announced a £3.7m seed funding round, bringing the total raised to £4.2m.

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