Industry responds to Energy Security Strategy

Will the new energy plan help the UK boost its energy independence? Leading voices respond to the government’s new strategy

Rising energy bills: ‘Price cap is not the answer’

The ADE claims that Ofgem’s energy price cap is not a good enough measure to combat hiking energy costs

UK energy security should be tied with heat networks, trade association says

The ADE has called for a wider adoption of heat networks and expansion of energy efficiency technologies

Low carbon heating – ‘government must do more’

A new report calls on the government to further prioritise the decarbonisation of heat in the UK

Trade association warns postponement of ECO scheme could derail net zero

The Association for Decentralised Energy said the reported cancellation of ECO scheme would hurt vulnerable customers

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 […]