EDF Energy

EDF announces acquisition of CB Heating

EDF has acquired CB Heating in a strategic step towards helping customers transition to zero-carbon heating solutions such as heat pumps.   The acquisition follows on from the strategic investment made by EDF into CB Heating in 2022. The announcement follows the recent Government extension of the Boiler Upgrade Scheme (BUS), and 50% boost for the […]

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Opinion: “We need to end our dependence on gas to heat our homes”

At the opening of the new HPIN training academy, Installer caught up with Philippe Commaret (left in the image above), Managing Director for Customers at EDF Energy, to talk about the progress so far on the rollout of heat pumps. Q: What do you think needs to happen to get more installers interested in becoming […]

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Heat pumps “are going to form the majority of low carbon installations in the years to come”

Heat pumps “are going to form the majority of low carbon installations in the years to come”, Lord Callanan told Installer. We caught up with the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), at the launch of the new HPIN Heat Pump Training Academy. Lord Callanan (Left […]

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How to become a heat pump installer with HPIN

The Heat Pump Installer Network – HPIN – is the largest network of approved heat pump installers in the UK. The government has set plans to hit 600,000 heat pump installs every year by 2028, that’s an increase of 12000% on last year’s numbers. There are currently just 1,900 heat pump installers in the UK, […]

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Industry puts pressure on Government to do more to prevent Fuel Poverty

A cross-industry letter has been sent to HM Treasury to put pressure on the Government to expand the support available for homes at risk of fuel poverty.   The call follows the lack of focus on energy efficiency within the Energy Security Strategy published in response to rising global energy prices and volatility in international […]

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