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OFTEC responds to ECO3: Improving Consumer Protection consultation

In response to the ECO3: Improving Consumer Protection consultation response, and OFTEC spokesperson said: OFTEC learnt this week that, against...

Heating engineers have their say about the future of the industry

Significant changes are coming to the UK heating market that will affect thousands of installers and heating engineers. To tackle...

Excluding oil heating for off-grid households could seriously affect the fuel poor – says OFTEC

OFTEC has submitted a strong response to Government’s recent Fuel Poverty Strategy for England consultation, outlining how fuel poor households...

Heating engineers in Wales urged to prepare for new environmental regulations

Heating engineers who work with oil in Wales are being encouraged to prepare for new environmental regulations, to avoid the...

New research about importance of Biofuels for liquid fuel heating unveiled at OFTEC’s annual conference

New research that supports liquid biofuels as a low cost, highest impact carbon reduction solution for oil heated homes, was...

Industry welcomes CCC’s aggressive decarbonisation targets

IGEM has welcomed a report from the Committee on Climate Change that states the UK should lead the global fight...

Apprenticeship starts down 26% – Trade bodies concerned

As the news breaks that apprenticeship starts are down by 26% – following the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy in...

Advertising Standards Authority rules that poster claiming ‘oil heating will be outlawed by 2030’ is misleading

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled that a poster distributed by a renewable heating supplier about the cost-efficiency of air-source...

OFTEC raises concerns over the lack of progress being made in home efficiency improvements

OFTEC CEO, Paul Rose raises concerns over the lack of progress being made in home efficiency improvements. The latest edition...

Fuel Poverty is an issue that we all need to work together to resolve – says OFTEC

OFTEC CEO Paul Rose looks at how fuel poverty is an issue that we all need to work together to...