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  1. 800 home district heat network officially opened in Bath

    23 Sep 2014

    The Bath Riverside complex that will be operated and maintained by E.ON was officially opened today just in time for the first day of autumn.

  2. New Heat Networks Code of Practice must succeed says UK heating company director

    23 Sep 2014

    After campaigning for the development of industry-wide standards for district heating networks in the UK, Mark Whettall, managing director of CPV Ltd is calling upon his industry colleagues to ensure that they fully-engage with the consultation process in response to the recently-published draft Code of Practice by the Combined Heat and Power Association (CHPA) and CIBSE.

  3. Reminder: Reference Values Data Collection

    22 Sep 2014

    Critical to the review of the reference values (discussed here) is the availability of sufficient high quality operational data on the performance of cogeneration, power-only electricity generation and heat-only generation plants, constructed between 2006 and 2013. We would appreciate your help with this data collection, please complete the online survey. C

  4. Survey | Help shape the future of the community energy sector in England

    18 Sep 2014

    Community Energy England would like to invite you to take part in an online survey that will help to shape the provision of advice, information and support to the community energy sector.

  5. Consultancy tender for Stoke on Trent Heat Network

    18 Sep 2014

    Stoke-on-Trent City Council wishes to receive expressions of interest from consultancy providers able to support specific elements of the outline business case for the District Heat Network scheme through our e-Tendering portal BravoSolution.

  6. Invitation to Heat Networks Delivery Unit Workshops

    17 Sep 2014

    How can the Heat Networks Delivery Unit help your Local Authority?

  7. Is CHP right for you?

    17 Sep 2014

    As featured in Energy in Buildings and Industry Magazine, CHPA member Finning Power Systems writes about the benefits of CHP and how to evaluate whether it is right for your site.

  8. Draft Consultation Response | ECO 1.2 Guidance for Suppliers

    17 Sep 2014

    The CHPA has prepared a draft response to the Ofgem’s proposed ECO 1.2 Guidance for Suppliers.

  9. Energy companies hit rock bottom for customer service

    17 Sep 2014

    New Which? research has found the Big Six energy suppliers are among the worst offenders when it comes to poor customer service, with Npower finishing bottom for the first time in our annual survey of the top 100 big brands.

  10. AfEM Meeting Reminder | 7th October 2014

    17 Sep 2014

    The next meeting of the AfEM will be 10:00 - 11:00 7th October at the CHPA offices, 10 Dean Farrar Street, London SW1H 0DX. This meeting will be an opportunity to finalise the policy recommendations for inclusion in 'Invisible Energy'.

  11. DHC Group Meeting Reminder | 15th October 2014

    17 Sep 2014

    The next meeting will take place at the offices of the CHPA at 11:00-15:00hrs on Wednesday 15th October 2014. Download the agenda.

  12. Energy and Climate Change Committee - Call for evidence: Implementation of Electricity market reform

    17 Sep 2014

    The successful implementation of EMR will play a critical role in the UK’s success in meeting its decarbonisation and energy security targets. This inquiry will assess the Government’s progress towards implementing the different strands of the EMR reforms and achieving its overall goals.

  13. ‘Licence Lite’: proposed revisions to the SLC 11.3 operating guidance

    15 Sep 2014

    Ofgem plan to make some minor additions to Licence Lite, and are to launch a consultation about the proposed changes.

  14. CFU leads marketing of fuel cell products in Europe

    15 Sep 2014

    Ceramic Fuel Cells Limited (ASX / AIM: CFU), a leading developer of generators that use fuel cell technology to convert natural gas into electricity and heat for homes and other buildings, is pleased to announce that it has achieved an important technical and commercial milestone. On 11 September its service partner, Eneco, commissioned a BlueGEN unit in the Netherlands, representing the 500th unit in the installed and commissioned fleet of systems based on the Company’s world leading SOFC technology.

  15. IEA: Capturing the Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency

    12 Sep 2014

    The aim of this book is two-fold: to build knowledge of the multiple benefits of energy efficiency, and to demonstrate how policy makers and other stakeholders can use existing tools to measure and maximise the benefits they seek.

  16. Which? calls for fair energy prices

    12 Sep 2014

    New Which? research has revealed a shocking lack of trust in energy companies as we launch a new campaign calling for fair energy prices.

  17. Select Committee voice concerns on inclusion of demand side response in capacity market

    12 Sep 2014

    In a letter from Tim Yeo MP, Chairman of the Energy and Climate Change Committee, "serious and legitimate concerns" regarding the treatment of demand side measures within the capacity market, were voiced to energy minister, Matt Hancock.

  18. If energy efficiency is so great, why aren’t we doing more of it?

    12 Sep 2014

    Forever the Cinderella of climate and energy policy, two reports published this week say we should remember to invite energy efficiency to the ball.

  19. IPPR | Europe’s power: Re-energising a progressive climate and energy agenda

    11 Sep 2014

    Europe’s strategy on climate change and energy policy is at a critical juncture, as political crisis in Ukraine coincides with the introduction of significant new clean energy policies in the US and China.

  20. Edina, Enviroeye, Keelings and Kilbush Nurseries celebrate their win at the Sustainable Ireland Awards

    10 Sep 2014

    Kilbush Nurseries and Keelings are both independent food producers at the vanguard of innovative, sustainable food supply in Ireland and demonstrate that competitive business need not be at the expense of the environment. This ethos was recognised by the Sustainable Ireland Awards on 3rd September with a win in the Energy and Environment Category for their high–efficiency CHP installed by Edina.