September’s H&V News is somewhat Brexit heavy regarding news. This is perhaps understandable with the ongoing political row over how to proceed with leaving the EU, not to mention a further lack of certainty for a heating industry already facing sweeping challenges to its practices and finances.
With an entirely new Cabinet now leading the government under the leadership of prime minister Boris Johnson, the HVAC sector is hoping that some answers may be near with regard to addressing the challenge of decarbonisation and better building safety.
Calls to ensure UK buildings have net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is now a political reality after outgoing prime minister Theresa May enshrined the targets in law.
The implications of calls from the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) for the UK government to commit to stricter targets on reducing national carbon emissions over the next three decades are a core focus of this month’s H&V News.
May issue covers subjects including hydrogen and indoor air quality
The latest edition of H&V News looks at what future there may be for gas heating after the government confirmed that boilers designed to burn fossil fuels will not be permissible in new buildings going forward.
March’s H&V News considers the opportunities for better automating building performance through the collection and analysis of data from inter-connected smart technologies such as HVAC appliances.
This month’s magazine finds broad concerns within the HVAC industry on an ongoing failure to have finalised arrangements for the UK’s future relationship with the EU if Brexit goes ahead as scheduled at the end of next month.
The first H&V News of 2019 looks at the lessons that may have been learnt by industry from adverse cold that for a brief period last winter saw widespread disruption to a number of boilers due to external condensate pipes freezing.
The December issue of H&V News sees out 2018 by focusing on several complex issues ranging from fears over the potential scale of enforcement failures of ventilation standards, to the future role gas and biomass heating may play in the drive for a low carbon economy.
November’s H&V News asks if enough is being done to support more sustainable and efficient heating and what role offsite manufacturing, financial incentives and legislation may play in realising any revised low carbon ambitions on the back of a landmark climate change report.
October’s H&V News considers the most effective next steps for the HVAC industry in responding to the Grenfell Tower fire and the subsequent review of building regulations undertaken by Dame Judith Hackitt.
The September edition of H&V News looks at the wider industry response to a London-specific strategy intended to provide 30 to 40 per cent cashback to SMEs that switch to cleaner boilers. Might such a model benefit a wider national roll-out?
The August edition of H&V News finds a number of key industry bodies urging Theresa May to take a stand in Brexit negotiations within her party on ensuring some form of customs union and regulatory alignment to protect their supply chains and trade.
This month’s H&V News leads with in-depth coverage of the public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire that is looking at a range of technical and policy issues that may have led to blaze and the subsequent loss of life.
June’s H&V News went to press as the final report of the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety was published, setting out a direction for reform of the existing regulatory framework that it concluded was overly complex.
The May issue of H&V News is now online, with a look at where the Boiler Plus efficiency standards may go following their recent launch and whether we may see a form of ‘Boiler Plus 2’ to help industry offer more efficient gas heating systems.
April’s H&V turns its attention to the recent cold, or as it is more dramatically known – the ‘Beast from the East
This month’s H&V looks considers the ongoing arguments for payment reform in the construction supply chain via the introduction of new legislation that would require the use of third party deposit schemes to hold retentions.
February’s H&V News looks at the initial fallout from the collapse of construction giant Carillion and what reaction there will be across the HVAC industry to try and protect contractors and trainees.
January’s issue of H&V News looks at some of the early fallout from the 2017 Autumn Budget and how it is expected to impact major industry concerns around apprenticeship numbers and fuel poverty over the year ahead.
This month’s issue looks at a new generation of smart or technologies that looks beyond existing functions such as remote monitoring of temperature or appliance performance to enact heating efficiency improvements with only limited user interaction.
November’s issue of H&V News includes features on the need for new approaches and challenges of getting more people into apprenticeships.
This month we look at HVAC industry hopes for compliance rethink amidst calls for evidence to support the ongoing independent review of building regulations.
September’s H&V News looks at the ongoing need for fresh thinking on building safety in light of the Grenfell Tower fire in June and the role the heating industry is looking to play in ensuring the significant levels of change that may be required in broader areas such as sustainability.
This month we look at retroactive measures being put in place following the Grenfell Tower fire
Latest edition considers the urgent response to the Grenfell Tower fire
New edition covers usual wide range of HVAC issues from the election to IAQ standards
The bumper May edition of H&V News, featuring all the winners from the Awards, is available online
New issue encourages industry to support Wrap Then Heat policy for UK buildings
Latest edition of H&V News Magazine features news and analysis of issues from IAQ to district heatingand
The latest edition of H&V News, containing key information on subjects such as BIM and the Bonfield Review, is now online
Read all about the issues of importance for 2017 in our digital issue
December issue includes exclusives on green gas grids and propspect of hydrogen appliances
See the lastest digital issue, featuring the latest news, features and analysis from across the industry
The September issue tackles everything from stress to payment practices
August issue features hot topics, ranging from IAQ Question Time to industry Brexit reaction
New monthly issue features wide range of industry issues from carbon monoxide to ventilation fire risk to water management
H&V News: May 2016Subscription
In the first bumper edition of H&V News incorporating RAC magazine, we carry a host of news and features, including: an examination of the renewables market, in the light of policy changes; a look at why indoor air quality is such an important topic; a harsh critique of ventilation installation on site; and all the winners from the H&V News Awards 2016.
H&V News - 23 MarchSubscription
In the latest edition of H&V News, there is plenty of controversy. Read how the indoor air quality debate left the prime minister stumped for answers, and how his government is set to end up in court over it. The news section also features a challenge over the appropriateness of the Carbon Trust Energy Technology List, alongside reaction to the Budget and the ongoing effect it will have on ...
H&V News - 9 MarchSubscription
In the latest edition of H&V News, former editor Dennis Flower says his goodbyes and wishes the industry well.
H&V News - 24 FebruarySubscription
Today sees the publication of the latest issue of H&V News, providing another reminder of why the magazine continues to be regarded as the leading publication within the building services sector.
H&V News - 10 FebruarySubscription
Our lead story for the latest issue of H&V News focuses on the “real progress” in the ongoing battle to address the issues surrounding retention fees within construction industry contracts.
H&V News - 27 JanuarySubscription
Our latest edition leads with the Labour party’s suggestion for dealing with the blacklisting issue, plus further unique news items including updates on the Environmental Agency’s drive to raise compliancy rates within the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme.
H&V News - 13 JanuarySubscription
Continuing its considerable efforts to provide readers with the most relevant and up-to-date information, H&V News includes another generous helping of original content in its first issue of the year.
H&V News - 16 DecemberSubscription
Our final issue of the year sees no let up in the momentum we’ve sustained throughout 2015, focusing on the issue of increased levels of VAT next year, along with an appeal for first-hand accounts of non-compliant installations for the APHC study on Building Regulations (see page 3).
H&V News - 2 DecemberSubscription
Following a year of focusing on the issues caused by retention clauses in construction industry contracts by H&V News and its readers, the government has announced that it will review this issue in the New Year, see the front page of this week’s digital issue.
Latest industry developments in this week’s H&V News include our lead news item on the CITB’s response to the CSCS card fraud, exposed by the BBC’s Newsnight programme.
There is increasing concern over the growing number of non-compliant components entering the market, highlighted by our 4 November digital issue front page story.
H&V News – 21 OctoberSubscription
More essential information on industry issues in this week’s H&V News