Government unleashes £562m to green more than 50k households

The nationwide home upgrade will help households save up to £450 a year on their energy bills

Podcast: Decarbonising heat is difficult… but a Sussex village could hold the key

UK Power Networks and Community Energy South spoke to future Net Zero about the role Barcombe will play in delivering net zero

Heat pumps and EVs ‘could become central to everyday life within a decade’

The electricity firm forecasts that by 2030 there could be over 700,000 electric heat pumps across London, the East and South East, as well as up to 4.5 million EVs

Government says all new-build homes must be zero carbon-ready by 2025

Under the new regulations, new buildings are expected to generate 80% less carbon emissions than the UK’s housing stock does currently

Giant net zero carbon ready warehouse built in Sheffield

The project was built with low-carbon materials, allows the installation of photovoltaics, air-source heat pumps and 100% LED lighting

Heat Pumps: New training programme to boost uptake

The Heat Pump Association says it will train more engineers and educate consumers to increase awareness of benefits of heat pump systems

Scotland invests £3m to boost energy efficiency of social homes

It follows the announcement of a new standard to further improve the energy efficiency of homes in the social housing sector

Future Homes Standard: Government to ban fossil fuel systems in new builds by 2025

They will be replaced with the latest generation of clean technologies such as air source heat pumps and solar panels

Scotland fires up £30m fund for low carbon heating

The Scottish Government is providing up to 50% of the total eligible costs of a project, up to a maximum of £10m each

Government warms up for major heat pump trial

BEIS is seeking bids for around £16.5m of contracts for the management and delivery of the demonstration project