Heat Pump Federation

MCS and the Heat Pump Federation announce new affiliate membership

MCS (the Microgeneration Certification Scheme), the standards body for small-scale renewable energy and heating technology in the UK, is pleased to announce a new affiliate membership programme in partnership with the Heat Pump Federation. The new membership, open to all MCS certified contractors installing ground-source, water-source or air-source heat pumps, will allow installers to join […]

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Boiler upgrade scheme is “failing to deliver”

The Lords Environment and Climate Change Committee has claimed that the Government’s Boiler Upgrade Scheme is failing to deliver on its objectives, following a disappointingly low take-up of grants. The inquiry also suggests that hydrogen for home heating is “not a serious option for the short to medium-term”. In a letter sent to Lord Callanan, […]

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RIBA-led consortium calls for radical change to existing building assessment

The Heat Pump Federation wholeheartedly agrees with the sentiments expressed by the RIBA-led consortium in its letter to Jeremy Pocklington, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government. Ever more robust regulation, coupled with policies that deliver accessibility and affordability for decarbonising technologies, is essential and the critical nature of the global […]

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