Refrigerant R22: our big dilemma

Mike Nankivell, marketing director for the Daikin distributor, Space Air, comments on a dilemma facing suppliers of air conditioning and parts now it is...

Boiler run-times don’t measure up

Sponsored: Reduced boiler run-times on modulating and two-stage boiler plant do not necessarily equate to energy savings. The only accurate measures are a reduction...

UK household waste can pave way to a green bioLPG future

A new report released by Liquid Gas UK (LGUK), the trade association for the LPG industry in the UK, outlines how a green future...

Total Recool: Air handling units need no add-ons

In this sponsored post Fläkt Woods details how its Recooler HP is fitted with the latest generation of Semco hygroscopic wheel, and also with...

Decarbonising heat: Free report

Decarbonising heat will be the challenge of our lifetimes. For the industrial and commercial sector, we may potentially be looking at just one or...

Harnessing Heat

Thermal destratification's energy reduction process is becoming increasingly  popular with businesses worldwide thanks to its impressive cost savings, Airius' managing director Stephen Bridges discusses...
Energy secretary Amber Rudd: We can manage winter but we need more power stations.

The heat is on: but which technologies will meet heat targets at lowest cost?

With 2020 closing in, the energy secretary has admitted decarbonisation of heat is lagging. Money is tight, the energy market is in flux, oil...

Heating Tower Bridge: A tale of two boiler houses

The success of a boiler upgrade project at Tower Bridge relied heavily on close collaboration within the project team and Hoval’s end-to-end service delivery. As...

Airius ‘solving the biggest waste of energy in buildings’

In this sponsored post, Airius Europe says its thermal destratification technology is the answer to the biggest waste of energy in buildings: heating...

Local authorities invited to apply for heat network funds by end November

Local authorities and other public sector bodies can start applying for new heat network funding from today. The government has made up to £39m available...

BHIVE: a dynamic purchasing system for heat networks

BEIS has established a dynamic purchasing system (DPS) for heat networks - the BEIS Heat Investment Vehicle (BHIVE). It will allow public sector heat...

Taking full advantage of the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme

As the deadline for ESOS submissions approaches, energy managers have the opportunity to present at board level the technologies and the business cases to...

Edina lands Elephant and Castle CHP contract

Power and CHP firm Edina has won the contract to provide CHP plant for the new development at Elephant and Castle, south London. The firm,...

Air conditioning inspections make economic sense

As Chairman of the HEVAC Air Conditioning Plenary Committee and Vice President of the Heat Pump Association, Mike Nankivell* is closely involved with industry...

Local authorities must scope heat networks better to get funding

Green infrastructure funds like the look of heat networks, says Amber Infrastructure's Jenny Curtis. But poor data, planning and leadership can undermine otherwise viable...

Reducing thermal stratification in space heating

Hoval has launched a modular, scalable solution for heating and ventilating warehouses and other ‘shed’ type buildings of any size and height, providing significantly...

EcoCooling reduces cooling costs by up to 90% at TKMaxx, Matalan and Cummins Diesel

With over 3000 installations worldwide, UK-based EcoCooling can claim to be an innovator in low energy, direct evaporative cooling and ventilation technologies. In this...

The Heat Network Regulations: Messy delivery leaves landlords cold

Heating and hot water within buildings is responsible for 40% of the UK’s energy consumption and 20% of its greenhouse gas emissions. The Heat...

A risk or an opportunity to alleviate fuel poverty?

The updated Heat Network require that Operators of all unmetered shared heating system must, where possible, charge Residents for their measured heat use.  So,...

Aircraft hangar halves heating costs with destratification

Gama Aviation has slashed running costs for heating in its Farnborough hangar by over 48%, simply by recirculating heat, says Airius in this sponsored...