heat pumps

Demand for low carbon heating systems is growing

If you’re a heating engineer, chances are you have heard all about the Government’s ambitions to change the way homes are heated. A greater focus on climate change and the need to become energy independent in the UK has left us with no other option but to shift away from fossil fuels. But how much […]

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Daikin UK launches new range of heat pump training courses

Daikin has launched a range of training courses designed to upskill plumbing and heating engineers in the installation of air source heat pump systems. Daikin UK is now offering the DUK-H25: LCL Awards Level 3 Award in the Installation and Maintenance of Air Source Heat Pump Systems (non-refrigerant circuits). The course consists of two days […]

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New Products, New Horizons

Recent policy and wider updates from Government continues to point towards the rise of heat pump technology, particularly within new build properties. Here Worcester Bosch takes a look at its current heat pump portfolio: As greener technologies continue to pave the way for the future of home heating, last year Worcester Bosch launched the 7001iAW […]

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Heat pumps are now cheaper to run than gas boilers – Says new report

For the first time, efficient heat pumps in the UK are now cheaper to run than gas boilers, according to new analysis from RAP – The Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)®. RAP is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental organisation dedicated to accelerating the transition to a clean, reliable, and efficient energy future. This is mainly down to […]

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Viessmann launches new heat pumps designed to easily replace boilers

Viessmann has launched two new-generation monobloc air source heat pumps, the Vitocal 150-A and Vitocal 151-A, which are designed to replace boilers in the UK’s existing housing stock and are exceptionally easy to install. Each is available with outputs of 10, 13 and 16 kW. Both the wall-mounted Vitocal 150-A and the floor-standing Vitocal 151-A […]

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