Heat Trust

New goverment announcement on heat network regulation

Heat Trust has welcomed today’s announcement by government of its policy progress on the road to statutory heat network regulation. When implemented, regulation provides long-awaited consumer protection for over half a million households currently served by heat networks. Heat Trust has long advocated statutory regulation of the sector, which could serve several million homes within a few decades […]

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The Heat Network Efficiency Scheme is open for applications

The Government’s Heat Network Efficiency Scheme (HNES) is now open to applicants in England and Wales. Old and inefficient heat networks will be given a £32 million cash injection to produce cheaper energy and reduce carbon emissions. Out-of-date equipment will be upgraded with energy-efficient alternatives such as replacement pumps, pipe insulation and underfloor heating controls. […]

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