Green Room

What does 2018 have in store for the heating industry?

Tim Pollard wonders what 2018 has in store for both the heating industry and the wider world. Sometimes, it is difficult to see the wood for the trees. My goodness, you only have to watch the news to understand the almost constant stream of challenges that we face jointly and individually. In our industry, there […]

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We should embrace change, not be scared of it

Tim Pollard, Head of Sustainability at Plumb Center, advocates embracing change rather than being scared of it. I hope that you will excuse a little reflection from me, but this is the third anniversary for this column and, over those 30 editions, I have talked about many of the issues that will affect the heating […]

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Why gas safety should be at the forefront of everyone's efforts

Tim Pollard, Head of Sustainability at Plumb Center, looks at the continuing need for gas safety to be at the forefront of everyone’s efforts. Once again, Plumb Center has been involved in the worthy cause highlighted in Gas Safety Week. There can be no more important issue than the health and security of our families […]

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"Inevitable" changes coming to the industry in the next few months

Tim Pollard, Head of Sustainability at Plumb Center, prepares himself for the inevitable changes that will be coming over the next few months. I don’t know if anyone has noticed but there have been a few changes recently? It has got to the stage where if you have been out of touch for three hours, […]

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Good news for the industry after the Comprehensive Spending Review

Tim Pollard, Head of Sustainability at Plumb Center, looks at the good news for the industry that came out of the Comprehensive Spending Review. There has certainly been a lot to take in during the final weeks of 2015 – especially after the announcements made in the Comprehensive Spending Review. The extension of the Renewable […]

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