Key Dates for the Diary - Heat Network Regulations Deadlines
Record high gas prices have made major news headlines over the last two months, with a handful of mainstream energy companies going bust, due to them not hedging against price increases. Unsurprisingly, this has led to a chain reaction, multiplying the payback of installing individual smart metering systems in homes connected to heat networks and demonstrating a solid investment for heat network owners.
This week (20th September 2021) BEIS announced the launch of the Heat Network Efficiency Scheme (HNES) Demonstrator. The scheme will deploy funding to improve performance of existing District and Communal networks.
In an article written for Energy in Buildings and Industry Magazine, Ian Allan, Head of Market Strategy at Switch2 Energy, discusses the important role heat networks in decarbonising the UK's heat supply.
On the back of the General Election brings a brand-new year and decade, and with it lots of talk about Net-Zero ambitions. Heat networks are growing in popularity and our blog looks at best practice standards and regulation worth keeping an eye on in 2020.
London Climate Action Week ran from 1 - 8 July 2019. It gave Switch2 a chance to share world-leading low carbon solutions and expertise, that highlight what London is doing to tackle the climate emergency. Our infographic explains why we need to change how we heat our homes for good, and how it helps this cause.