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Why should anyone have to choose between heating and eating?

 

 

With energy prices rising for the second time this year, Max Halliwell explores the impact this is likely to have on fuel poverty…

Reducing the human cost of rising energy bills

 

The cap on fuel prices will rise in October, increasing the gap between the cost of energy and what people can afford by 9%. This will…

Metrotile: The No Drama Roof

 

Metrotile Lightweight Roofing originated in New Zealand over 40 years ago, demonstrating that you should expect so much more from a product as…

Imperial Green

 

Stannah Lifts has supplied and installed (and will maintain) 38 lift products in Imperial Green, a high-specification development of 75, two…

Why heat free jointing is the perfect choice for HAs

 

Eleanor Johnson, Market Manager for Fittings at Pegler Yorkshire looks at how a combination of push and press technology is becoming a system…

266% pay rise – what the average Londoner needs to buy a home

 

Figures from the National Housing Federation’s Home Truths report reveal that the average London home now costs £526,000 - 16 times the…

Ultra Quiet Ecodan takes heat pumps to the next level

 

The social housing sector has been amongst the first to really embrace renewable heating in a drive to combat fuel poverty and bring down…

Rethinking retrofit: transforming empty houses into homes

 

What is retrofitting, exactly?
For the purposes of this article, I’m referring to ‘Retrofitting’ as the refurbishment of…

Make warm homes a national priority

 

Nobody was spared from feeling the chill last month as the polar vortex nicknamed "Beast From The East" spiralled in from the arctic,…

Façade experts team up to launch free advice surgery

Three of Europe’s leading façade companies are teaming up to launch a free advice clinic this week.

AluK will be joined by…

Awards are great but there’s more to it than recognition

 

Setting up a dedicated free website to provide highly topical and useful information to all comers isn’t the usual approach from a heat pump…

A bright New Year for Social Housing

 

As we start the year, renewable heating specialist Russell Dean from Mitsubishi Electric looks back at some of the major issues and topics…