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District heating sector: A step ahead on protecting heat customers A new report from Which? has highlighted concerns about some district heating customers' experiences, but also shows consumers save up to 40% on their heating bills compared to gas boilers. News - ADE News Press Releases Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/district-heating-sector--a-step-ahead-on-protecting-heat-customers-_3016.html http://www.theade.co.uk/district-heating-sector--a-step-ahead-on-protecting-heat-customers-_3016.html#version7051 EuroSite Power Inc. Reports 2014 Financial Performance EuroSite Power Inc reported total revenues of $1,577,873 for 2014, compared to $838,879 for 2013, an increase of 88%. GAAP diluted loss per share (EPS) was $0.04 for 2014, compared with a loss per share of $0.03 for 2013. News - Market News Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/eurosite-power-inc-reports-2014-financial-performance-_3017.html http://www.theade.co.uk/eurosite-power-inc-reports-2014-financial-performance-_3017.html#version7052 EuroSite to Provide On-Site Utility™ to Kingfisher Leisure Centre EuroSite has signed an agreement worth approximately £1.51 (US$2.41) million with Kingfisher Leisure Centre, Sudbury, UK. News - Market News Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/eurosite-to-provide-on-site-utility-to-kingfisher-leisure-centre-_3018.html http://www.theade.co.uk/eurosite-to-provide-on-site-utility-to-kingfisher-leisure-centre-_3018.html#version7053 How to advertise your vacancy with the ADE Find out how to list your vacancy on our jobs board. News - Jobs Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/how-to-advertise-your-vacancy-with-the-ade-_3019.html http://www.theade.co.uk/how-to-advertise-your-vacancy-with-the-ade-_3019.html#version7055 37th Euroheat & Power Congress 27th April 2015 Join EHP at the 37th Euroheat & Power Congress to see how our sector can contribute to and benefit from an ever-more connected world! News - Market News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/37th-euroheat--power-congress-27th-april-2015-_3008.html http://www.theade.co.uk/37th-euroheat--power-congress-27th-april-2015-_3008.html#version7039 Draft Consultation Response | Non-financial barriers to gas CHP The Association has produced a draft response to a DECC consultation on the non-financial barriers to gas CHP, and would welcome members' comments. News - ADE News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/draft-consultation-response--non-financial-barriers-to-gas-chp-_3011.html http://www.theade.co.uk/draft-consultation-response--non-financial-barriers-to-gas-chp-_3011.html#version7043 Cofely GDF SUEZ operated Coventry District Energy Scheme becomes fully operational The Coventry District Energy Scheme, operated by Cofely GDF SUEZ is now fully operational and delivering low carbon heat to key public buildings across the city-centre. News - Market News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/cofely-gdf-suez-operated-coventry-district-energy-scheme-becomes-fully-operational-_2996.html http://www.theade.co.uk/cofely-gdf-suez-operated-coventry-district-energy-scheme-becomes-fully-operational-_2996.html#version7023 Government confirms zero carbon exemption for small housing sites The Government has today confirmed that it will exempt small housing sites from a key part of the zero carbon homes policy. News - UK Policy Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/government-confirms-zero-carbon-exemption-for-small-housing-sites--_2997.html http://www.theade.co.uk/government-confirms-zero-carbon-exemption-for-small-housing-sites--_2997.html#version7024 SURVEY: Evaluation of the Capacity Market DECC has commissioned Grant Thornton and Pöyry to undertake an independent evaluation of EMR. The purpose of this evaluation will be to assess the effectiveness of the processes in practice and the contribution of the programme so far to UK Government energy and climate change objectives. As part of this evaluation, Pöyry and Grant Thornton are seeking the perspectives of a wide range of stakeholders and have asked us to circulate this to our readers. News - UK Policy Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/survey-evaluation-of-the-capacity-market-_2999.html http://www.theade.co.uk/survey-evaluation-of-the-capacity-market-_2999.html#version7026 DECC - Guidance: SME guide to energy efficiency Improving energy efficiency has an important role to play in delivering affordable, sustainable and secure energy for the UK. 99.9% of the UK’s businesses are SMEs - the SME guide to energy efficiency aims support the UK’s SMEs to unlock the benefits of energy efficiency. News - Market News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/decc---guidance-sme-guide-to-energy-efficiency-_3000.html http://www.theade.co.uk/decc---guidance-sme-guide-to-energy-efficiency-_3000.html#version7027 Member states face legal action over energy efficiency More than two thirds of EU countries face European Commission legal action and possible fines, after failing to translate the EU’s Energy Efficiency Directive into national law. Euractiv reports. News - International Policy Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/member-states-face-legal-action-over-energy-efficiency-_3001.html http://www.theade.co.uk/member-states-face-legal-action-over-energy-efficiency-_3001.html#version7031 Heat Network Regulation Amendments DECC published today Amendments to the Heat Network Regulations 2014. A briefing note is available to members. News - UK Policy Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/heat-network-regulation-amendments-_3002.html http://www.theade.co.uk/heat-network-regulation-amendments-_3002.html#version7032 DECC: The heat is on to ensure warmer, healthy homes for everyone Local Authorities on the front line of tackling cold homes can now apply for their share of a £25 million Central Heating Fund, the Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey has announced. News - UK Policy Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/decc-the-heat-is-on-to-ensure-warmer-healthy-homes-for-everyone-_3010.html http://www.theade.co.uk/decc-the-heat-is-on-to-ensure-warmer-healthy-homes-for-everyone-_3010.html#version7041 Member Briefing | Zero Carbon Homes update The Association has produced a short briefing note on a recent DCLG ministerial planning update, which announced decisions on the Government's Zero Carbon Homes small site exemption and how Councils can set discretionary energy standards above national level in their development plans. News - ADE News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/member-briefing--zero-carbon-homes-update-_3014.html http://www.theade.co.uk/member-briefing--zero-carbon-homes-update-_3014.html#version7046 Inaugural Demand Side Forum to be held on 9 April The Association for Decentralised Energy will be holding its inaugural meeting of the new Demand Side Forum next month, bringing together industry leaders in energy management, demand response and demand side energy services. News - ADE News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/inaugural-demand-side-forum-to-be-held-on-9-april--_2981.html http://www.theade.co.uk/inaugural-demand-side-forum-to-be-held-on-9-april--_2981.html#version7030 DECC and BIS - Research and analysis: Industrial Decarbonisation and Energy Efficiency Roadmaps to 2050 These reports that set out potential pathways for the eight most heat-intensive industrial sectors to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve energy efficiency. News - UK Policy Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/decc-and-bis---research-and-analysis-industrial-decarbonisation-and-energy-efficiency-roadmaps-to-2050-_2998.html http://www.theade.co.uk/decc-and-bis---research-and-analysis-industrial-decarbonisation-and-energy-efficiency-roadmaps-to-2050-_2998.html#version7025 Investment in low-carbon generation tops £42bn since 2010 Around £42.1bn has been invested in low-carbon generating capacity in the UK since 2010, according to DECC and within the document DECC forecasts that between now and 2020 we expect investment in renewable and natural gas-fuelled Combined Heat and Power (CHP) systems of around £5 billion. News - UK Policy Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/investment-in-low-carbon-generation-tops-42bn-since-2010--_3003.html http://www.theade.co.uk/investment-in-low-carbon-generation-tops-42bn-since-2010--_3003.html#version7034 Planning update March 2015 Read for an update on zero carbon homes and News - UK Policy Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/planning-update-march-2015-_3009.html http://www.theade.co.uk/planning-update-march-2015-_3009.html#version7040 Green Investment Bank - Ten ways to make UK cities greener The Green Investment Bank highlighted district heating and combined heat and power as two of the top ten ways to unlock the benefit of greener cities infrastructure in their report launched today. News - UK Policy Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/green-investment-bank---ten-ways-to-make-uk-cities-greener-_2994.html http://www.theade.co.uk/green-investment-bank---ten-ways-to-make-uk-cities-greener-_2994.html#version7015 Energy Collective: Seeking Consensus on the Internalized Costs of Energy Efficiency Energy efficiency is often hailed as being the cheapest alternative fuel that we have (e.g. the image shown below). It can be a bit tricky to quantify though since there are many gray areas and a vast array of different technological possibilities. Finding trustworthy data giving an overall impression of the cost of efficiency is therefore quite challenging. Energy Collective want you to join the debate on internalized costs of energy efficiency News - Market News Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/energy-collective-seeking-consensus-on-the-internalized-costs-of-energy-efficiency--_3005.html http://www.theade.co.uk/energy-collective-seeking-consensus-on-the-internalized-costs-of-energy-efficiency--_3005.html#version7036