Tag : National Grid
A range of high-profile government commitments to both ban fossil fuel heating in any new homes constructed after 2025 and eliminate UK carbon emissions by 2050 poses serious questions over the role gas heating can continue to play in homes around the country.
Natural gas heating will not be viable in any form if the UK government commits to become a net zero carbon economy by 2050, a key figure within the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has said.
The National Grid has now withdrawn a ‘Gas Deficit Warning’ that it issued on Thursday (March 1) over fears about a potential shortage of gas to meet energy demands.
Industrial Digital Technologies (IDTs) such as sensor-based smart devices for heating and cooling are among the solutions being touted in a new review aiming to outline how UK business can better mitigate against short-term strains on the national grid.