Tag : Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC)
Government proposals to reform the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme have received mixed responses from several industry bodies during a recent consultation on the programme.
The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) has argued that the government should double a proposed cap on landlord spending in order to better improve the energy efficiency of private rental properties by allowing for fitting of central heating systems.
The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) has said it is aware of a “significant proportion” of boiler installations not fitted in line with updated standards or manufacturer instructions. These standards are intended to ensure appliances are protected against adverse cold weather.
Members of the Heating and Hotwater Industry Council’s (HHIC’s) boiler manufacturers group have pledged to amend their packaging to mark Gas Safety Week 2018, which launches today (September 17).
Heating controls will now be included in the scope of the Heating and Hotwater Industry Council’s (HHIC’s) Components and Controls Manufacturers Group that works to help shape government policy in a number of key areas.
The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) has praised last year’s introduction of Boiler Plus efficiency standards for ensuring greater energy efficiency in UK heating appliances.
Gas boilers currently in use in the UK will not be suitable for use in news homes by 2025, the government has confirmed.
Capita has been identified by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) as the preferred bidder to operate the Gas Safe Register under a contract that would see the company retaining responsibility for the programme for an additional five years.
Gas will not be permitted as part of proposals to create a new UK standard for how clean heat must be delivered in new homes by 2025, a government policy lead has said.