Decentralisation the key for heat networks?

Municipalities and communities are driving heat network uptake in Europe. Can the UK follow the same path and how can costs be reduced? Water,...

How to solve water heater oversizing

Over the past two decades, developments in water heater sizing methods have changed the industry significantly. Long-winded, manual calculations have made way for today’s...

Getting heat billing right

Fairly and accurately charging for heat has always been a problem to solve cheaply and easily when addressing the retrofit of existing properties. Ista’s...

Use the right metrics and energy efficiency projects will get board’s attention

  Turning an energy-saving idea into reality nearly always relies on getting the required investment, either internally or externally. Understanding the options and supporting proposals...

Reznor Opens New European Distribution Centre in Belgium

On October 31st, Reznor opened their new Distribution Centre (DC) in Wervik, Belgium. The new facility is equipped with modern office spaces, and a showroom...

Are boiler controls a good idea?

The short answer to this is “yes, of course they are”. Boilers potentially consume a great deal of energy so they need to be...

M&V: Results have to be meaningful or evaluation is useless

Verifying the success of an energy-saving project requires a holistic approach that takes account of all variables, says Sabien's Tony Willis in this sponsored...

New MD for Baxi

Karen Boswell will be the new managing director of Baxi Heating UK and Ireland. She replaces David Pinder, who retires from the firm after...

Belimo hits the road to bring HVAC innovations to a hotel near you (and...

Valve and actuator technology firm Belimo is taking its latest energy efficient products and solutions on the road in June via a series of...

Should landlords go ahead with heat metering installations, even if the government’s assessment tool...

Are you a landlord of a tenanted commercial building or residential flats? Perhaps you have a communal heating or cooling systems and more than...

Keeping leading UK brewery operations cool

ICS Cool Energy has helped a leading multinational brewery in Burton-on-Trent to fulfil its cold storage and process cooling needs. The brewery was looking for a...

Healthy heating: How to cut your boiler’s wasteline by 7%

With sustained pressure to drive down operating costs and reduce carbon emissions, the healthcare sector continues to explore new ways to improve its energy...

‘Geo-exchange’ heat pump firm signs deal after slashing CO2 at Sainsbury’s

A company working to decarbonise heating and cooling has signed a licensing deal to push its technology to UK corporates. The agreement with developer...

Boiler controls

Keeping up with the evolution of boiler controls The principle of new technologies improving on or complementing old ones is well established, and is clearly...

Decc consults on how £320m heat networks money should be spent

The department of energy and climate change (Decc) has launched a consultation to gauge how the £320m put aside for heat network development should...

Muntons to decarbonise 100 GWh of heat demand each year

AMP Clean Energy is to install, own and operate a £16.5 million low carbon energy centre for leading malt product manufacturer and distributor, Muntons –...

Green refrigeration up to 2MW

Demand for green refrigeration is on the rise. In this sponsored post, Cofely Refrigeration says that is one of the reasons why it is...

Heat meters for new build, refurbishment and retrofit projects

Clamp-on ultrasonic flowmeter specialists Micronics has reached an agreement with Engelmann Sensor GmbH, to market its range of in-line heat meters within the UK. Micronics says introduction...

COVID-19 has caused a 14% increase in home daytime heating

A new study from tado° has found that UK homes had their daytime heating on 14% more this winter in comparison to the previous...

European Commission steps up focus on energy efficient heating and cooling

The European Commission has outlined proposals to improve energy security across the bloc. A renewed focus on heating and cooling – which accounts for...