Energy efficiency and decentralisation groups merge

The Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE) and the Association for the Conservation of Energy (ACE) are to merge. The new organisation will take the name of the former group and aims to create a unified voice for decentralised energy solutions across the industrial, commercial, public and domestic sectors. Dr Tim Rotheray will continue in his […]

Heat networks ‘vital to driving costs down’

The wide deployment of low carbon heat networks will prove vital in driving down the cost of keeping homes warm. That’s according to Climate and Energy Minister Claire Perry, who outlined the role of district heating systems in today’s Clean Growth Strategy, which set out 50 policies and proposals for decarbonising the UK. Her statement […]

Heat body’s name change is mADE for new energy

A trade body changing its name to the Association for Decentralised Energy or ADE says it is meant to reflect the shifting landscape of energy. Formerly known as the Combined Heat and Power Association (CHPA), the name-swap is to “better reflect” the interests of its 90-odd members. Traditionally the body worked to promote combined heat […]