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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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Spotlight on: Hydrogen for Heating

Andrew Gaved travels to the Netherlands to see how a ‘heat the street’  pilot project offers a potential glimpse of the future for UK heating.

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Bronllys Hall to be heated using HVO boiler

Bronllys Hall in Powys, Wales, is to be heated by a system using vegetable oil, solar, wind, batteries – and a Megaflo cylinder.

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Sport centres decarbonise with heat pumps

The Priory Federation of Academies Trust has embarked on a decarbonisation programme at three of its Lincoln academies with the support of Oakes Energy Services and nine Remeha air source heat pumps.

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Baxi supplies heating solutions to Travis Perkins’ WholeHouse

Baxi has supplied a new range of prefabricated heating solutions to Travis Perkins’ WholeHouse. WholeHouse is a platform that allows smaller regional housebuilders and developers across the UK to plan and design a bespoke digital model of a house before beginning construction.  Based on the BIM process, the platform ensures detailed and accurate design, plans […]

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Baxi’s social housing framework for decarbonisation of heat

Social housing providers are being advised to start planning a phased approach to heat decarbonisation across their building stock, in a new guide published by Baxi. Decarbonisation and Affordability of Heat – a phased approach is a free guide for social landlords, providing a framework for achieving net zero, particularly in harder-to-decarbonise social homes. Baxi’s […]

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Baxi partners with SGN and Fife Council on hydrogen-to-homes project

Baxi will be supplying its 100% hydrogen boilers for the H100 Fife Project, a world-first hydrogen-to-homes demonstration delivered through a partnership between gas distribution company SGN and Fife Council in cooperation with industry regulator Ofgem. Due to open to the public this summer, the new facility will comprise two hydrogen show homes where visitors will […]

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Apprentices crucial for net zero future

A new generation of professionals will be crucial to a net zero future, says Karen Boswell, MD of Baxi UK and Ireland. As National Apprenticeship Week begins, Baxi’s Karen Boswell says it is essential that the industry creates an appealing and accessible pathway into engineering for the next generation of heating professionals. Apprenticeships, either with […]

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No single solution will get us to net zero

elemental spoke to Jeff House, External Affairs & Policy Director at Baxi, about the decarbonisation of heating, including where we are now and the challenges that must be overcome. “There has been a lot of discussion in the industry, in government, and more recently among the public, about the best approach to reducing the UK’s […]

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Baxi preparing trial for pure hydrogen boiler for commercial applications

Baxi, part of the BDR Thermea Group, is preparing for the first real-life trials of pure hydrogen-operated boilers for commercial applications. Karen Boswell, Managing Director at Baxi UK & Ireland, said: We’re playing our part in the energy transition and that includes in commercial buildings. Green hydrogen is one way to help larger buildings decarbonise […]

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Baxi urges Government to incentivise hybrid heat pump systems

Baxi is calling on the Government to incentivise hybrid heat pump systems to reduce reliance on natural gas and increase heat pump installations. The company recommends that the Government incentivises hybrid systems which combine a specially adapted heat pump with a traditional gas boiler, potentially reducing gas usage by up to 70%. The call follows […]

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Baxi Heating and Worcester Bosch install hydrogen boilers

Baxi Heating and Worcester Bosch have installed hydrogen burning boilers in specially built demonstration houses at DNV GL’s test site at Spadeadam in Northumberland. The HyStreet site has been used to complete over 200 tests, researching and proving the safety of converting homes and gas networks to hydrogen. The project is part of H21, a […]

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