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What is the future of net zero under new leadership?

Martyn Bridges, Director of Technical Services at Worcester Bosch, looks ahead to the government’s net zero target and provides an update on progress towards this: Reaching net zero by 2050 is still very much a clear target, even though we have had a change of Prime Minister in recent times. At the time of writing, […]

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French heat pump costs blow hole in UK government policy

Evidence of heat pump costs for French consumers blows a hole in UK government policy, a leading energy trade body has claimed. Chief Executive of Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA), Mike Foster, believes this new evidence renders UK heat decarbonisation plans “useless” and calls for a Government reset: Current government policy believes heat pump costs […]

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Great Debate – Smart Homes for UK decarbonisation

In one of the liveliest debates at InstallerSHOW, our panel of experts discussed smart home technology, as well as some of the other hot topics in the industry, including decarbonisation.  Joining us for this discussion were: Ali Bullough – Technical Trainer at JTL Fraser Hoehle – Director of NRG Scotland Plumbing and Heating Remi Volpe […]

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Hydrogen is “crucial” to reaching net zero, says CCC chief

Climate Change Committee (CCC) CEO Chris Stark has said hydrogen is “crucial” to reaching the UK’s legally mandated target of reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050, adding that producing and distributing enough of the gas will be one of the “defining energy challenges” facing the country over the coming years. He made the comments […]

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What are the biggest UFH challenges for installers?

Picking the right system is the biggest challenge when it comes to installing underfloor heating, according to 57% of installers Taking to the floor of the InstallerSHOW, Snug Underfloor Heating quizzed almost 150 participants to reveal the biggest challenge facing installers when it comes to underfloor heating (UFH). Voted number one was ‘understanding which system […]

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