HETAS

HETAS extends network of training centres across England, Scotland and Wales

HETAS has announced the expansion of its network of registered training centres throughout England, Scotland and Wales. As the energy landscape rapidly evolves and consumers increasingly seek out sustainable and environmentally friendly heating solutions, many heating engineers and installers are recognising the importance of extending their offerings to meet these evolving demands. Keen to equip […]

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HETAS urges biomass boiler users to follow top safety tips following commercial fire

Following a recent incident involving a biomass boiler fire at a commercial premises in Gloucestershire, HETAS, the leading biomass and solid fuel heating organisation, wishes to emphasis to consumers the importance of safety when operating these systems. Biomass boilers are an increasingly popular choice for homeowners and businesses, providing an efficient and sustainable heating solution. […]

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What does Defra’s ‘Emissions for air pollutants in the UK’ publication mean for the industry?

The new ‘Emissions for air pollutants in the UK’ publication released from Defra has highlighted an increase in burning wood for fuel by 124 per cent between 2011 and 2021, and a decrease in use of coal for domestic heating. The report also highlights emissions of particulate matter (PM10 and PM2.5) originate from a wide range of […]

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HETAS says it’s #Sweepintime on Chimney Fire Safety Week

Recent fire statistics show that chimney fires have fallen as much as 66% over the previous decade, but a significant number still occur every year, with 40% of chimney fires occurring between January – March. HETAS, the organisation that accredits approved chimney sweeps and installers, is urging homeowners to invest in proper chimney maintenance to prevent […]

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HETAS encourages ‘cleaner choices’ for Clean Air Day

Clean Air Day 2022 (16 June) is the UK’s largest air pollution campaign, bringing together communities, businesses, schools and the health sector. To help consumers and mark Clean Air Day, HETAS has released a series of tips focusing on best practice for stove owners, including opting for a Cleaner Choice stove if looking to buy […]

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