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Dissatisfaction around the "extension" of ESOS Deadline

Dissatisfaction around the
Nick Proctor
Nick Proctor

Whilst there has been some relief that officials at the Environment Agency have offered some leniency towards the ESOS deadline of 5th December, there is question marks surrounding what actual benefit the extension provides.

DIY Energy, Do it yourself in light of P272?

DIY Energy, Do it yourself in light of P272?
Nick Proctor
Nick Proctor

Having bought a house in October 2013 I found myself stripping wallpaper and tiling a floor before too long. You may understand this from your own experiences but...whilst it was ok to make mistakes on wallpaper stripping, as I couldn?t do much damage, I had to call in a friend, much ?handier? than me, to get to grips with the floor.

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US city to be powered 100% by renewables

US city to be powered 100% by renewables
Charli James
Charli James

A city in the US is expected to meet 100% of it's electricity needs through renewable sources, a stark change when you look at what is going on with the UK's renewable energy subsidies.

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Heat Network Regs call for a common sense approach?

Heat Network Regs call for a common sense approach?
Nick Proctor
Nick Proctor

Any person or organisation currently operating a heat network must notify the scheme administrator (the National Measurement Office). Notification is performed through a controlled process using a standard notification form. Details must be provided on the location of any district network or communal heating system, its capacity, the number of final customers, fuel types and heat generating plant, and any existing metering and billing systems.

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