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Modernising the UK's Energy Network - The Policy-UK Forum: Morning, Tuesday 1st November 2016 ADE Director Tim Rotheray will speak on 'Promoting Demand Flexibility and the Smart Grid - Shifting Demand, Smart Meters and Voltage Control Systems'. News - Market News Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/modernising-the-uks-energy-network---the-policy-uk-forum-morning-tuesday-1st-november-2016-_4246.html http://www.theade.co.uk/modernising-the-uks-energy-network---the-policy-uk-forum-morning-tuesday-1st-november-2016-_4246.html#version9494 Complete this district heating survey for a chance to win a £50 Marks and Spencer’s voucher Environmental charity Changeworks and energy charity Centre for Sustainable Energy are researching the experiences of social housing providers in developing and delivering district and communal heating schemes. This highly topical piece of research is funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and will inform policy development and practice across the UK. They would like to hear from you if you are a social landlord who has never considered district heating, are in the process of planning a scheme or have a fully operational or decommissioned district heating scheme. News - Market News Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/complete-this-district-heating-survey-for-a-chance-to-win-a-50-marks-and-spencers-voucher-_4247.html http://www.theade.co.uk/complete-this-district-heating-survey-for-a-chance-to-win-a-50-marks-and-spencers-voucher-_4247.html#version9495 Draft Consultation response | CUSC modifications on the Triad embedded benefit The ADE has prepared a draft response to an industry consultation which proposes the removal of the Triad Embedded Benefit for certain classes of generators. Members are invited to comment on the draft by the close of 23 August. News - ADE News Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/draft-consultation-response--cusc-modifications-on-the-triad-embedded-benefit-_4249.html http://www.theade.co.uk/draft-consultation-response--cusc-modifications-on-the-triad-embedded-benefit-_4249.html#version9498 Consultation Response | Ofgem Capacity Market Rules Consultation The ADE has submitted a response to the Ofgem Consultation on further changes to the Capacity Market Rules. News - ADE News Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/consultation-response--ofgem-capacity-market-rules-consultation-_4251.html http://www.theade.co.uk/consultation-response--ofgem-capacity-market-rules-consultation-_4251.html#version9500 Sponsorship Notice | Heat Conference and ADE Awards We are delighted to publish our Sponsorship Notice for our annual Heat Conference and ADE Awards Dinner. This year's conference is sponsored by Engie, several supporter spots are available for exhibition space at the conference, and a number of awards category sponsorship opportunities are available for the celebration dinner. News - ADE News Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/sponsorship-notice--heat-conference-and-ade-awards-_4240.html http://www.theade.co.uk/sponsorship-notice--heat-conference-and-ade-awards-_4240.html#version9479 Consultation response | Energy Company Obligation (ECO) The ADE has submitted a response to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy's consultation on the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) News - ADE News Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/consultation-response--energy-company-obligation-eco-_4241.html http://www.theade.co.uk/consultation-response--energy-company-obligation-eco-_4241.html#version9485 Response to HMRC consultation - Landfill Tax: improving clarity and certainty for taxpayers At Budget 2016 the government announced its intention to consult on the definition of a taxable disposal. The purpose of the consultation is to: seek views on the proposals to put the definition of a taxable disposal for landfill tax purposes beyond doubt, without altering the scope of the tax gather information and receive views on hazardous waste falling within the scope of the Qualifying Material Order. News - ADE News Consultation Response Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/response-to-hmrc-consultation---landfill-tax-improving-clarity-and-certainty-for-taxpayers--_4244.html http://www.theade.co.uk/response-to-hmrc-consultation---landfill-tax-improving-clarity-and-certainty-for-taxpayers--_4244.html#version9492 Shirley Rodrigues named as deputy mayor for environment and energy Sadiq Khan today announced the latest addition to his top City Hall team by welcoming Shirley Rodrigues as the new deputy mayor for environment and energy. Shirley is currently Acting Executive Director for Climate Change at the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), an independent philanthropic organisation that works to transform the lives of poor and vulnerable children in developing countries, where she oversees a £155million global strategy and portfolio. News - UK Policy Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/shirley-rodrigues-named-as-deputy-mayor-for-environment-and-energy-_4245.html http://www.theade.co.uk/shirley-rodrigues-named-as-deputy-mayor-for-environment-and-energy-_4245.html#version9493 The ADE invites feedback on The Heat Networks Code of Practice CP1 Client Checklists A new scheme based on the Heat Networks Code of Practice CP1 that allows clients to hold suppliers to account over the performance of heat networks has been opened for public consultation by the Association for Decentralised Energy (The ADE) and the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE). News - ADE News Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/the-ade-invites-feedback-on-the-heat-networks-code-of-practice-cp1-client-checklists-_4236.html http://www.theade.co.uk/the-ade-invites-feedback-on-the-heat-networks-code-of-practice-cp1-client-checklists-_4236.html#version9473 Rehau District Heating Workshops - Cardiff & Glasgow REHAU is staging its second popular District Heating Workshop in Scotland at the Emirates Arena & Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome on Tuesday 4th October and at the Wales Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Thursday 22nd September. News - Market News Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/rehau-district-heating-workshops---cardiff--glasgow-_4233.html http://www.theade.co.uk/rehau-district-heating-workshops---cardiff--glasgow-_4233.html#version9467 Rehau expands UK district heating production REHAU is expanding the range of pipe sizes it manufactures in the hugely popular RAUVITHERM polymer district heating system with the launch of both 140 and 160mm diameter options. This brings RAUVITHERM into line with REHAU’s other pre-insulated pipework range branded RAUTHERMEX, and gives its customers a solution for virtually every district heating application. News - Market News Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/rehau-expands-uk-district-heating-production--_4232.html http://www.theade.co.uk/rehau-expands-uk-district-heating-production--_4232.html#version9468 London Build 2016 - Free to Attend London Build 2016 (26th & 27th October, Olympia) is the ideal opportunity for your organisation to gain access to all the latest construction projects in the capital; and the opportunity to network with thousands of attendees from contractors, developers, architects, government and other construction industry professionals. News - Market News Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/london-build-2016---free-to-attend-_4234.html http://www.theade.co.uk/london-build-2016---free-to-attend-_4234.html#version9470 UK grid reforms could raise costs for industry - Argus Media reports Proposals to reform benefits and charging regimes for small-scale power generation in the UK could incentivise the building of more large gas-fired power plants but also raise costs for some end users. Argus Media spoke to Jonathan Graham, Head of Policy at the ADE, and other industry leaders to gain their views. News - Market News Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/uk-grid-reforms-could-raise-costs-for-industry---argus-media-reports-_4235.html http://www.theade.co.uk/uk-grid-reforms-could-raise-costs-for-industry---argus-media-reports-_4235.html#version9471 New Thinking: The embedded benefit saga Over the last few weeks, new possibilities have been injected into the energy policy debate, and now is the time to forge a progressive UK energy vision writes Catherine Mitchell from the IGov Team at the University of Exeter. News - UK Policy Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/new-thinking-the-embedded-benefit-saga-_4237.html http://www.theade.co.uk/new-thinking-the-embedded-benefit-saga-_4237.html#version9475 How to put residents at the heart of community heating schemes Community heating specialist Switch2 Energy has published a free guide on how to design and implement heat networks around the needs of residents.. The Joined Up Thinking Guide to Community Heating advises developers and landlords on the steps they must take to place customers at the centre of their heat network plans.. News - Market News Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/how-to-put-residents-at-the-heart-of-community-heating-schemes--_4238.html http://www.theade.co.uk/how-to-put-residents-at-the-heart-of-community-heating-schemes--_4238.html#version9502 Draft Consultation response | ECO Help to Heat The ADE has prepared a draft consultation on reforms to the Energy Companies Obligation scheme, and we would welcome comments by 16 August. Consultation responses are due by 17 August. News - ADE News Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/draft-consultation-response--eco-help-to-heat-_4225.html http://www.theade.co.uk/draft-consultation-response--eco-help-to-heat-_4225.html#version9457 New Tees biomass power plant to start 'within weeks' MGT Teesside Limited today announces the conclusion of financing arrangements for the Tees Renewable Energy Plant (Tees REP or “the project”), a 299 MWe biomass fuelled combined heat and power project located on land within the Teesport Estate near Middlesbrough in North East England. News - Market News Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/new-tees-biomass-power-plant-to-start-within-weeks--_4226.html http://www.theade.co.uk/new-tees-biomass-power-plant-to-start-within-weeks--_4226.html#version9458 Aberdeen may set up electricity supply company Aberdeen City Council is exploring creating an electricity supply company, local press reported on Thursday. News - Market News Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/aberdeen-may-set-up-electricity-supply-company-_4227.html http://www.theade.co.uk/aberdeen-may-set-up-electricity-supply-company-_4227.html#version9459 Labour speaks out against GIB privatisation Owen Smith, who is challenging Jeremy Corbyn for the leadership of the Labour Party, has said he opposes the government’s plans to privatise the Green Investment Bank (GIB). News - UK Policy Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/labour-leadership-candidate-calls-for-halt-to-gib-privatisation--_4228.html http://www.theade.co.uk/labour-leadership-candidate-calls-for-halt-to-gib-privatisation--_4228.html#version9460 Consultations issued on BSC modifications to support proposed embedded benefit changes Elexon issued on Monday 8 August the assessment procedure consultations for P348 Provision of Gross BM Unit Data for TNUoS Charging and P349 Facilitating Embedded Generation Triad Avoidance Standstill. They seek to facilitate CUSC proposals CMP265 and CMP264 respectively that have proposed changes to the transmission charging arrangements for embedded generation. News - UK Policy Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT http://www.theade.co.uk/consultations-issued-on-bsc-modifications-to-support-proposed-embedded-benefit-changes-_4229.html http://www.theade.co.uk/consultations-issued-on-bsc-modifications-to-support-proposed-embedded-benefit-changes-_4229.html#version9461