First minister of Scotland and leader of the Scottish National Party Nicola Sturgeon has demanded a veto over the UK’s energy decisions, Herald Scotland has reported.
The Association of Heating and Plumbing Contractors (APHC) is reminding businesses and landlords to ensure they meet regulations to prevent an outbreak of Legionnaires’ Disease following the death of three men from the disease.
Research and Markets, has announced the addition of the “Water Heating Market Report - UK 2015-2019 Analysis” report to their offering.
The Building & Engineering Services Association (B&ES) is playing a role in the work of a national forum which has been established to improve renewable heat skills and training.
The programme for Combatting Legionella and Water Treatment 2015 is now available to help you prepare for the two day conference held on 29-30 September.
The Builders Merchants Federation’s (BMF) latest sales figures, generated by the Builders Merchants Panel, show absolute growth of 2.3% over the fourth quarter of 2014.
The installation of an anaerobic digester at Nestlé UK & Ireland’s Tyneside factory, which turns waste from sweets into energy, is just one example of the UK’s increased use of biogas.
According to the Renewable Energy Association (REA), there has been an 8% leap in the number of people working in the sector – from 102,987 to 112,055.
H&V News Digital Edition
Only in our digital edition - unique news items in this week’s issue include a look at industry reactions following the results of the general election; the scale of the financial meltdown at GB Building Solutions; and 100% funding for a new biomass boiler system secured by the Croft School in Stratford-Upon-Avon.
The M&E sector has not been the easiest market to operate in over the last few years, but there are many encouraging examples of those who have continued to grow, such as G&H Building Services.
The sustainability of biopropane and its production process has been a clear area of focus throughout the development of the product (“Biopropane could power Britain, Calor Gas says”, H&V News, 22 October).
Windhager has just launched its new DuoWIN combination biomass boiler.
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