Heat and Buildings Strategy

It's the big one we've all been waiting for, the long awaited Government Heat and Buildings Strategy.

Headlines:

- £5,000 grants for air source heat pumps (starting April 2022)

- phase out of installation of new gas boilers by 2035

- ongoing trials of hydrogen as a form of home heating

- shifting of environmental levies away from electricity and towards gas, to make heat pumps more affordable to run

- heat network efficiency scheme to ensure existing heat networks are running optimally


https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/heat-and-buildings-strategy