Commentary

Heating industry urged to embrace government call on fracking

The Government’s decision to resume the controversial technique known as fracking to extract gas in Lancashire has been welcomed by...

Dave Sowden keynote speech

The Micropower Council Christmas reception took place on the eve of 17 December 2012 on the terrace pavilion at the...

Education, education, education.

Correct set-up of air-to-water heat pumps, installing user-friendly controls and, perhaps most importantly, time spent educating end-users helps ensure customers...

Heating maintenance is not just about the boiler

Heating maintenance is not just about the boiler, says Warwick Dalton. The heating season is a particularly busy period for...

EAL backs proposal to use tax incentives to boost apprenticeships

In response to the Richard Review of Apprenticeships, EAL has backed a proposal to utilise tax systems, such as breaks...

Why it’s important to take Your 17th Edition by April 2013

17th edition wiring regulations courses are amongst the most popular in the UK for domestic and commercial electricians. The course...

Building energy efficiency

The challenge to improve the energy efficiency of UK homes has meant considerable focus on the benefits and importance of...

Making space to improve

For consumers looking for new and interesting ways to improve their homes, the news that the government was relaxing the...

Cashing in on energy efficiency

It’s alarming to see current statistics around the potential rise in fuel poverty over the coming months as many of...

24.5 million radiator replacement opportunity for installers

There could be as many as 24.5 million inefficient radiators that need replacing in the UK, according to Nick Whitwell,...