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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...

OFTEC says revisions to ECO don’t go far enough to protect low income homes from fuel poverty

As a new report shows the number of fuel poor households in England has risen to over 2.5 million, OFTEC...

OFTEC registrations hit five-year high, and continue to rise

OFTEC registration figures have hit a five year high and are continuing to rise, according to the trade association. The...

Oil boilers will NOT be excluded from the next phase of the Energy Company Obligation scheme (ECO3)

The Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has announced that oil boilers will not be excluded from the...

OFTEC is disappointed with Committee on Climate Change’s stance on heat pumps for off-grid homes

OFTEC has written to the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) expressing major disappointment that, despite clear evidence showing heat pumps...

Low-carbon liquid fuels are crucial to decarbonise off-grid homes – says OFTEC

OFTEC has put forward a strong case highlighting the crucial role low carbon liquid fuels should play in decarbonising heat...