Future Homes Standard

Future Homes Standard – The Decarbonisation Opportunity for Installers

Iain Bevan, commercial manager – heating & renewables at Daikin UK, discusses the results of the first consultation on the Future Homes Standard and the opportunity this creates for heating engineers. In January the government announced its first plans under the Future Homes Standard, which will see a ban on fossil fuel heating systems in new build […]

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New consultation published regarding Part L of Building Regs for new dwellings

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government published a consultation on the Future Homes Standard, regarding changes to Part L (conservation of fuel and power) of the Building Regulations for new dwellings.  The consultation sets out two options to uplift energy efficiency standards, one that would deliver a 20% reduction in carbon emissions, based […]

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