If those countries which have declared the aim of achieving “Net Zero” are to ever actually achieve it then I have news for them: they won’t do it by diktat, threats or bullying.
Heat pumps won a seal of approval from the panel, but the verdict on hydrogen was more bleak for meeting domestic demand.
The UK must face up to the challenge of heating housing in low carbon ways, or will fail the legally binding 2050 net zero target. There are three main technologies for decarbonising domestic heating – heat pumps, hydrogen boilers and heat networks.
The world’s largest zero carbon heat pump has helped Glasgow firm Star Renewable Energy (SRE) to make the shortlist as finalists at Global Game Changers Awards 2017.
Green energy sources such as solar, biomass and heat pumps should be rolled out to help cut consumer heating bills, according to Scottish Renewables.