ESC Industry Summit Strikes the Right Note

The Electrical Safety Council’s (ESC) Industry Summit, which recently took place in Westminster, brought together a range of key stakeholders to discuss consumer safety and the changing landscape of the electrical industry.

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NAPIT Announce Sponsorship of Climate Week 2013

NAPIT proudly announce their sponsorship and support for the national campaign, Climate Week, held between 4-10th March 2013. Climate Week is Britain’s biggest climate change campaign, inspiring a new wave of action to create a sustainable future.

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NAPIT Expresses Enthusiasm Over Green Deal Launch

The much discussed “Green Deal” initiative was launched on Monday 28th January, designed to save householders and businesses money on their energy bills and improve their energy efficiency.

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NAPIT Responds to Important Changes to Part P of the Building Regulations

Important changes have recently been announced to Part P, the section of the Building Regulations for England and Wales which deals with domestic electrical safety.

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STA Responds to UK Renewable Roadmap

The Solar Trade Association (STA) has welcomed the publication of the UK Renewables Roadmap.  The Roadmap identifies the key renewable energy technologies that will enable the UK to fulfil its 2020 15% renewable energy target.  

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STA Responds to Renewables Obligation Decision for Solar Power

DECC has decided to reduce support for solar power under the Renewables Obligation from 2 ROCs today to 1.6 ROCs from April 2013 – a reduction of 20%.

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Property Surveyors Association Claims Disarray in Energy Assessment Market

The Residential Property Surveyors Association (RPSA) has today called upon the Government to carry out an urgent investigation into the excessively high numbers of accredited and suspended Domestic Energy Assessors (DEA) in the market place.

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NAPIT ElectricSafe Campaign Reaches Over Half a Million Consumers

The ElectricSafe Register, a new brand and consumer search facility set break new ground in domestic electrical safety, has already seen promotion to over half a million potential consumers throughout the UK.

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Electrical Safety Council Response to the Government’s Changes to Part P

The Electrical Safety Council (ESC) has welcomed the government’s approach to amending Part P of the Building Regulations for England - which have just been announced - but has also expressed some concerns regarding these changes.

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BEAMA welcomes Government’s Smart Meter Decisions

Dr Howard Porter, BEAMA CEO, has welcomed the Government’s publication of rules for consumer engagement, privacy, and security for the smart meter programme: “The smart meter rollout will give UK consumers the information they need to control their energy use.

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