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Kensa ‘Heat the Streets’ wins heat pump award

Kensa Utilities’s ‘Heat the Streets’ project has won this year’s Lighthouse Heat Pump Award at the European Heat Pump Association’s 2023 Heat Pump Awards.  The Heat Pump Awards recognises the most outstanding heat pump projects and attracts entrants from across Europe. The Lighthouse Heat Pump category highlights unique heat pump projects pioneering problem-solving with high […]

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Research shows that Networked GSHPs are key to decarbonising heat in UK

Energy consultant Element Energy, an ERM Group company, has published a ground-breaking study detailing the major benefits available to householders, Britain’s energy system, and our climate objectives, through the deployment of networked ground source heat pumps (GSHP), and heat demand shifting. Networked GSHPs involve the installation of in-street pipework, which absorbs heat at a year-round constant 10°C and […]

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How to install heat pumps in tower blocks

A new animation produced by Kensa Heat Pumps aims to educate the owners and developers of the tens of thousands of high rise flats in the UK to the solution posed by retrofitting district ground source heat pumps. With the majority of high rise tower blocks in the UK featuring uncontrollable storage radiators for heating, […]

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Top tips for installers following changes to MCS

In order to be eligible to claim for quarterly payments from the Government’s Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme, ground source heat pump installations must be compliant with the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS). The MCS is an independent scheme designed to evaluate heat pump systems and installers against robust criteria, providing greater protection for consumers. At the end of […]

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The tricks and treats to installing ground source heat pumps in historic builds

This renovated 17th century church in rural Wales may give some the chills, but thanks to modern energy efficiency measures and a ground source heat pump from UK manufacturer Kensa Heat Pumps, its owners are toasty warm. The rural off gas location of the site made a ground source heat pump the ideal solution, by […]

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