Tag : coal
A consultation on pushing use of cleaner fuels within domestic burning and curbing sales of house coal has been launched by The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).
The Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has been asked to clarify the role of oil heating in its Clean Growth Strategy by trade association OFTEC and the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS).
Industry body HETAS has been awarded a contract to provide the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) with technical support on meeting key legal obligations outlined under the Clean Air Act.
The government has announced plans to stop sales of coal and wet wood for domestic heat, as it seeks to cut emissions of PM2.5 particulates.