NAPIT Release Dates for New Green Deal Advisor Course

Following approval to offer membership under the Green Deal, NAPIT have released dates for a new training course, the Green Deal Advisor course (GDA), available at training centres across the UK from September 2012.

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Highway Electrical Association (HEA) Partners with LA Laboratories

The Highways Electrical Association (HEA) have joined forces with the Lighting Association Laboratories to provide a cost effective testing and accreditation service for a range of lighting products for HEA members.

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Major Initiative to Reduce Frequency and Costs of Service Strikes

In a quest to reduce strikes on underground services, the Highway Electrical Association’s Safety and Training Committees have agreed to initiate a major initiative through the Highway Electrical Sector Academy (HESA).

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Launch of the World’s Only Renewable Energy Loyalty Reward Programme

An exciting and ground-breaking new initiative is being introduced by the British Photovoltaic Association (BPVA) – the first ever loyalty reward programme for the Renewable Energy industry.

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Solar Trade Association says 25% proposed cuts to RO solar are not justified

Two new consultations resulting from the Renewable Obligation (RO) Banding Decision are seeking to amend support for solar power under the RO, and open up the possibility of removing sub 5MW solar from RO support altogether. The first of these consultations on the level of RO support was published Friday afternoon [1].

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ESC at the centre of Part P debate

Last week the issue of electrical safety in the home was the topic of a Westminster Hall debate on Gas and Electrical Building Regulations, following the DCLG report that came out in March and the government’s response to it early in the summer.

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NAPIT Provide Certification Service in Partnership with FMB

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is launching FMB Certification, a registration and certification service, delivered to its members via a new agreement with the NAPIT Group Limited.

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REAL Provides Evidence to Companies Investigation Branch in Respect of Solar PV company

Solar Energy Savings Limited (SES), a company which marketed and sold solar PV systems to the general public, was wound-up on 26 July 2012 by the High Court in Manchester in the public interest. This was as a result of a petition presented by the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills.

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HEA – Guiding Light on Working Practices

When highways electrical work is required around areas such as traffic islands, there is an immediate foreseeable risk due to the reduced space available.

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NAPIT Win Marketing Campaign of the Year Award at TAF 2012

NAPIT are very proud to announce their success in winning the Marketing Campaign Year Award at this year’s Trade Association Forum (TAF) Best Practice Awards.

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