Research has found that installing rooftop solar on commercial properties can lead to reduced running costs and increasing property value through providing additional income streams, according to JLL and Solarcentury.
Lord Chris Smith will lead a new ‘independent’ task force, funded by shale gas companies, to look into the risks and benefits of fracking in the UK, the Guardian has reported.
New house building figures released by the National House Building Council (NHBC) show that new home registrations have hit their highest level since 2007.
The Renewable Energy Association (REA) is calling on European leaders to set effective renewable energy targets for EU members states in the 2030 energy and climate framework, which will be finalised at a meeting of the European Council this week.
APHC and Baxi successfully ran a free evening event for plumbing and heating businesses at the APHC offices in Solihull in the West Midlands on 16 October.
A new report from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has called for heat networks to become a national infrastructure priority.
British wholesale natural gas prices were firmer on Wednesday (22 October) on increasing demand, which was forecast to exceed supply, Reuters has reported.
The Katie Haines Memorial Trust has released its Wake up! video to urge home owners to install carbon monoxide alarms.
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The use of R22 is outlawed from 1 January 2015. This has been years in the planning and all users of systems with R22 should already have been given advice on new replacement hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerant blends, but for those who are still undecided on what to do or are unaware that change is happening, help is available.
I read with interest and concern in equal measure some of the recent comments regarding apprenticeships.
When it comes to commercial condensing heaters, size really does matter.
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