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Demand for solar panels up by 33% in 2023 – Installation and maintenance advice

Searches for solar panel installations surged 32.85% from 2022-2023, with demand for renewable energy increasing. However one of the biggest hesitations for installing is not knowing how much maintenance they need. Andy Kerr, Founder at BOXT, looks at why: The cost of living crisis coupled with the race to Net Zero has resulted in increased demand […]

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New research reveals that the UK has the third highest price increase for electricity worldwide

New research by BOXT has looked at Government information on electricity and gas prices over the past five years to analyse the impact of the worsening cost of living worldwide and found which countries have had the biggest year-on-year increase.  Top 10 countries with the biggest electricity bill price increase: Rank Country 5 year difference […]

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Is BOXT a distruptor? Are online boiler sales an opportunity for installers? Jo Alsop takes a look

Online boiler sales are a concern for installers but The Heating Hub’s Jo Alsop argues that while installers need to respond to the challenge, skills remain their trump card. According to Andy Kerr, co-founder of BOXT, “Home installation is ripe for disruption and we want BOXT to be the first choice for customers who want […]

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Vaillant clarifies that it is not working with BOXT

Heating technology manufacturer Vaillant has issued a statement on social media confirming that it is not working with smart home installation provider BOXT. Vaillant confirmed that it “has no contractual or direct trading relationship with BOXT and any communication from BOXT which suggests otherwise, is not correct. Vaillant has worked extensively on their strategy in […]

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What installers need to know about BOXT

Described as the ‘Uber of boiler installers’, the arrival of BOXT – a new online boiler purchasing service – has created huge levels of interest in the heating industry. Installer met with the founders to better understand the aims of the company. Having launched a hugely successful installation business with Help-Link, Alan Dickinson and Mel […]

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