Tag: Sustainable energy association

Industry calls on government to urgently widen its net zero technology focus

The government needs to urgently widen its technology focus, including other forms of direct electric heating alongside heat pumps, if it is to deliver the accelerate the take up of low carbon heating.

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SEA report outlines need to be technology agnostic

The Sustainable Energy Association (SEA) has published a report – A Technology-Agnostic Approach to Heat and Buildings Policy – detailing how government policy can shift towards delivering the most appropriate technologies for achieving the best outcomes.

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Report published on technology-agnostic approach to decarbonising buildings

The Sustainable Energy Association (SEA) and partners’ latest report, details the benefits of a technology-agnostic approach to decarbonising buildings. The SEA has long advocated for a ‘fabric-first’, holistic approach to decarbonising buildings and this report brings together expertise from across the industry to explain why incorporating a diverse range of low-carbon technologies into heat and […]

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New social housing report launched on net zero and tenants

Placeshapers, Sustainable Energy Association (SEA) and Tpas England have published a report on net zero, technology and tenants. Its findings are based on a roundtable hosted by the three organisations with social housing tenants across England alongside heat pump manufacturers Mitsubishi and Vaillant The aim of the roundtable was to better inform social housing tenants […]

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SEA publishes guidance for manufacturers of low-carbon products

The Sustainable Energy Association (SEA) – with support from TrustMark, BSI and the BRE – has published guidance for manufacturers and innovators on gaining access to government energy efficiency schemes. The aim of the guidance is to support manufacturers of energy efficiency and low-carbon heating products, to get their products installed under government schemes – […]

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SEA publishes report outlining net zero policy gaps

The Sustainable Energy Association has published a report outlining the remaining policy gaps and steps the Government must take to achieve net zero by 2050. The SEA says the “monumental shift” in the UK Government’s focus, with Net Zero placed firmly on the policy agenda, is a major step in the right direction., but points […]

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Industry calls for more action against fuel poverty

A cross-industry letter has been sent to HM Treasury today to call on the Government to expand the support available for households at risk of fuel poverty. The letter follows the lack of focus on energy efficiency within the Energy Security Strategy this week. The Government has provided support for energy-efficiency measures since 2013 under […]

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New report on designing an effective home upgrade grant scheme

The Sustainable Energy Association has published a report – commissioned by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) – setting out advice for delivering a successful Home Upgrades Grant Scheme. The report outlines key points of advice provided by stakeholders through a series of workshops attended by local authorities, product innovators, industry associations, […]

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