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Heating industry reacts to Budget 2020

The Heat Pump Association has welcomed the Chancellor’s Budget, announced on 11th March 2020, which sets out solid plans to...

400,000 energy jobs needed to achieve net zero – says new report

More young people are being encouraged to take up a career in the heating sector following a new report which...

OFTEC urges industry to clamp down on fraudulently using logos

With the heating season now in full swing, OFTEC is underlining the serious problem of businesses fraudulently using the OFTEC...

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...