The updated Heat Network require that Operators of all unmetered shared heating system must, where possible, charge Residents for their measured heat use. So, what does this change do for Fuel Poverty asks David Lewis, managing director at ista UK. It is proven in numerous studies across the World that the introduction of consumption-based charges reduces energy use by an average of 20%. So, while this seems like a further Compliance demand in a property sector, that is already burdened with legislation, it could offer tangible benefits if a suitable solution for retrofit installation can be implemented.
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