Government Pledges to Ban Boilers In New Homes By 2025

Government Pledges to Ban Boilers In New Homes By 2025

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has today announced the Government’s commitment to ban fossil fuel heating from new homes by 2025. In today’s Spring Statement, Hammond confirmed the introduction of a new standard for new build homes will be introduced by 2025, in order to future-proof new build homes with low carbon heating, such as heat pumps.

Renewables To Be World's Main Power Source by 2040

Renewables To Be World's Main Power Source by 2040

The oil and gas giant BP have forecast that renewables are likely to account for roughly one-third of the world’s energy production by 2040, with the uptake of renewable energy growing faster than that of any other fuel type.

Gas Boilers Banned In New Homes By 2025?

Gas Boilers Banned In New Homes By 2025?

According to the latest advice from Government advisors, new build homes should be banned from connecting to the gas grid within as little as 6 years in order to tackle climate change. As reported in the Times and the BBC, The Committee on Climate Change report, titled “UK Housing: Fit for the Future”, suggests that all new-build homes in the countryside should be heated by heat pumps, rather than traditional fossil fuel boilers.

Alto Energy Celebrates Two Years In Business

Alto Energy Celebrates Two Years In Business

We recently celebrated our two-year anniversary from when we first started trading and opened our telephone lines. Read on to find our more about how we started, the milestones we have achieved so far, and what the next 12 months have in store for us.

IVT Heat Pump Training 2019 - Book Now!

IVT Heat Pump Training 2019 - Book Now!

We have confirmed the dates for our popular IVT training courses, which after a short break for winter will now be resuming in Spring 2019. The courses cover everything you need to know about IVT heat pumps, including installation and service. Dates get booked up quickly, so book online today!

Heat Pump 10 Year Challenge

Heat Pump 10 Year Challenge

Everyone is taking part in the the current trend called The 10 Year Challenge, so we thought why not do that with heat pumps. Read on to see how heat pumps have changed over the last 10 years and why there is even more of a reason to install them in years to come.

Third of UK Electricity Provided by Renewables in 2018

Third of UK Electricity Provided by Renewables in 2018

Renewable sources generated a record 33% of the UK’s electricity in 2018, which meant that the contribution from fossil fuels fell to their lowest ever share, with gas down to 39%.