The CHPA has published its response to Electricity Market Reform: Consultation on Proposals for Implementation.
In a letter to the Independent Heat Customer Protection Scheme’s Committee, Greg Barker MP, Minister of State for Energy and Climate Change expressed his appreciation for the Committee’s hard work in leading the development of a scheme to set a common standard in the quality and level of protection given by heat supply contracts.
The CHPA today welcomed the final passage of the Energy Act, which offers an opportunity to begin transitioning to a more efficient, consumer-led energy system.
In the Autumn Statement on 4 December, the Chancellor announced that district heating projects would be designated as a primary measure for funding under the Energy Company Obligation (ECO), the scheme that requires energy providers to pay for energy efficiency improvement measures in existing domestic properties.
The team at the CHPA wish you a Warm Christmas and a Happy New Year
DECC intends to launch a seven week consultation in December (the date is yet to be confirmed) on the transposition of articles 9 and 10 of the EU Energy Efficiency Directive. To set out their proposals to industry and gather first hand feedback, DECC invites CHPA members to a workshop in January.
The Combined Heat and Power Association today welcomes the announcement of a deal to increase recovery of industrial waste heat to help lower energy bills and support local economic growth.
Ian Marchant and Robert Sansom sum up their thoughts on Heat 13. Slides for the main presentations are now also available.
Our Storify which brings together photos, tweets and blogs to bring you a round up of key points from our conference
Key industrial sectors were left frustrated today as the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement failed to address urgent threat of rising energy costs to energy efficient industries.
The CHPA has produced a member briefing addressing the changes and policy decisions announced in the Government’s response document, Non-Domestic RHI: Improving Support, Increasing Uptake, on 4 December.
The CHPA today welcomed the Government’s announcement of a specific tariff for biomass CHP under the Renewable Heat Incentive.