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Viessmann breaks the ice

Viessmann has collaborated with HUF HAUS to equip a UK household with its first ice store system, which recovers energy from renewable sources to heat…

Opinion

Economic options for domestic hot water

Heat pump specialist Bob Long turns his attention to the economic potential of solar assisted heat pumps, also known as thermodynamic systems. Due to slow…

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Opinion

Summer maintenance

Summer may not be a time when we want to remember cold winter weather, but it’s certainly the best season to service heating systems, explains…

Product

Uponor unveils thinnest UFH system

Uponor has launched its thinnest UFH system – the Minitec UFH. With a finished installation height that can add as little as 2cms to any…

News

DECC unveils national water heat map

A new online tool has been launched for communities identifying the potential for extracting heat from Britain’s rivers, estuaries, canals and coastal areas. DECC estimates that…

Opinion

Beyond domestic heating

With the domestic market for heat pumps remaining sluggish, heat pump specialist Bob Long looks at the merits of focusing greater business attention on commercial-sized…

Opinion

Getting into hot water

Heat pump specialist Bob Long revisits the topic of domestic hot water production from heat pump systems and the potential for high energy costs Ideally,…

Opinion

Plummer or IT guru?

Heat pump expert Bob Long tackles unnecessary complexity in heat pumps and the systems in which they operate This article is fuelled by the nightmare…

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Spire Renewables offers new heat pump package

Cardiff-based Spire Renewables has launched a new heat pump package. A pre-plumbed, pre-packaged backboard can be connected to a ground or air source heat pump…

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NIBE expands buffer vessel range

NIBE has introduced two new, increased-capacity buffer vessels to its high-performance UKV range – specifically designed for use in large-scale commercial applications. The new 750-litre…

News

Mitsubishi Electric welcomes DECC heat pump map

Mitsubishi Electric has welcomed the publication by the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) of a national water source heat map, which highlights the…

Opinion

Two minutes with… NIBE

Who are you? Phil Hurley, managing director at NIBE Energy Systems What do you do? As one of Europe’s leading manufacturers in the renewable heating…