Hydrogen-ready

Vokèra by Riello launches 20% Hydrogen-Ready Unica MAX Boiler Range

Vokèra by Riello has launched the Unica MAX hybrid enabled, 20% hydrogen-ready gas condensing boiler range. The launch aims to meet the current integration needs of various energy sources, including gas, electricity and renewables. Available in a choice of combi and system models, Unica MAX also features a leading-edge heat exchanger in corrosion-resistant stainless steel. […]

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New report shows cost of switching to heat pumps vs hydrogen-ready boiler

A new report by the not-for-profit body Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA) finds customers are typically facing a five-fold cost increase to install a heat pump, compared to a hydrogen-ready boiler. Households can currently expect to pay up to £15,000 for transition to a heat pump depending on the property type, compared to less than £3,000 for a hydrogen-ready boiler. […]

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Hydrogen-ready boilers will not cost more than natural gas equivalents

A hydrogen-ready boiler will cost no more than its natural gas equivalent as a result of a new price-promise being made by the UK’s major boiler manufacturers. The boiler industry’s Big Four have come together for the first time in a joint initiative to help consumers reduce carbon emissions from home heating and hot water […]

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UK Boiler manufacturers support future legislation mandating “hydrogen-ready” boilers from 2025

UK Boiler manufacturers have agreed in principle that they’ll support any future Government legislation which mandates all new models of domestic boilers to be “hydrogen-ready” from 2025. The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) has written to the Prime Minister confirming  the commitment, which is several years ahead of similar action being proposed within the […]

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Definition established for Hydrogen-Ready Boilers

The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) has established a definition of what is a Hydrogen-Ready boiler, ahead of a potential nation-wide roll-out of hydrogen for heating. This comes on top of the Government’s own scientific advisers, the Council for Science and Technology, advocating hydrogen’s use in home heating. The technical definition has been developed […]

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