Q&A with Ian Rippin – CEO of MCS

Installer spoke to Ian Rippin – CEO of the MCS – about what’s in store for the heating, plumbing and renewables industries in 2022: Q. What, in your opinion, is the biggest challenge the sector faces in 2022? Ian: There are quite a number of challenges to consider but in the short-term, the supply chain will […]

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City Plumbing launches new Energy Efficiency website

City Plumbing Supplies is investing heavily into its renewable heating offer for 2022, starting with the launch of its new Energy Efficiency website. This comes as the UK’s commitment to net zero by 2050, and upcoming legislation changes are set to shake up the heating industry. The new website helps installers, homeowners, housing developers and […]

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MCS launches battery installation standard

The Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) has launched the first Standard for battery installation. It details requirements for battery storage installers, suppliers and designers. The Standard – named MIS 3012 – was developed with input from renewable energy and solar organisations including Solar Energy UK, REA, AceOn Group, Tesla, Sonnen, Moixa and Powervault. It covers installations […]

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Installer View: How to specify and install heat pump systems

Installer spoke to Dan Large from specialist heat pump company Solaris Heating about low carbon heating, and his top tips for working with heat pumps:   With 12 years of experience as a plumbing and heating engineer, Dan Large started Solaris Energy in March 2017 with a focus purely on heat pump design and installation. […]

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UK Government launches Hydrogen Strategy

The UK Government has launched its Hydrogen Strategy, which aims to unlock £4 billion investment by 2030. The Strategy aims to drive the commitments laid out in the Prime Minister’s 10 Point Plan for a green industrial revolution, by setting the foundation for how the UK government will work with industry to meet its ambition […]

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