STA Welcomes Solar Thermal RHI Tariff Uplift

Tariff uplift at low end of expectations, but welcome boost alongside improved deeming methodology

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ESC Seeks Electrical Safety for Scottish Tenants

The Electrical Safety Council (ESC) has joined forces with a number of other charities and organisations to promote better electrical safety in the Scottish private rented sector (PRS).

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Doubles and Trebles All Round as SELECT Honours Scotland's Electrical Industry

It was a night of exhilarating hat-tricks and dazzling double whammies as Scotland's electrical trade celebrated quality, craftsmanship and excellence at a prestigious awards ceremony (October 11) hosted by SELECT, the industry's campaigning body.

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Government Row-back On Green Homes Could Mean Higher Energy Bills For Consumers

The domestic renewable energy industry has condemned the Government’s suggestion to do away with the 2008 Planning and Energy Act.

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BEAMA Welcome Recommendation for Regular Electrical Wiring Inspections

BEAMA welcomes the recent Communities and Local Government Committee (CLG) report - ‘The Private Rented Sector’ and its recommendation for regular electrical wiring inspections in rented homes.

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New Research Shows Effectiveness of Domestic Heating Controls

New research carried out for the BEAMA controls group, TACMA, shows that the installation of effective temperature controls on home heating systems has a far more significant effect on minimising energy use than previously predicted.

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BEAMA Welcomes DECC’S Domestic RHI Package

BEAMA has warmly welcomed DECC’s launch of the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) package.

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ElectricSafe Gains Mass Support from Electrical Self-Certification Scheme

The ElectricSafe Register has gained the support of five out of the seven UKAS Accredited, DCLG authorised electrical self-certification scheme operators in a milestone agreement which brought them together to promote the use of ElectricSafe, a register designed to make it easier for consumers to find competent, registered electricians in England and Wales.

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Lifetime Cost Is More Important Than Purchase Cost

GAMBICA, the association for instrumentation, control, automation and laboratory technology, is set to present two seminars, on energy efficiency and electric motors respectively, at The Machine Building Show in Hall 3 of the NEC, Birmingham between September 25 and 26, 2013.

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ESC Response To Parliamentary Report On Private Sector Housing

The Electrical Safety Council (ESC) has welcomed the Communities and Local Government (CLG) Select Committee’s recommendation that private sector landlords be required to undertake a mandatory five-yearly check of electrical installations in their properties.

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