Andrew Sissons

Boiler Upgrade Scheme saved 17,000 tonnes of carbon emissions in first year

In its first full year, the Government’s Boiler Upgrade Scheme has cut over 17,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions by funding low carbon for people to heat their homes, new research published by the innovation charity Nesta has found.  The Boiler Upgrade Scheme (BUS), launched in April 2022, provides grants for people in England and Wales […]

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Cheap loans and lower running costs triples demand for heat pumps

Interest-free loans and reducing running costs has tripled the number of people who say they would switch to a heat pump if their current gas boiler needed replacing, according to a UK-wide trial. This suggests that with high gas prices continuing to hurt family finances, a significant number of people are prepared to consider a […]

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