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Successful specification: Top ten tips

Heat pumps are proving an increasingly popular renewable-energy heating system. Peter Gammon, technical product manager at MHS Boilers, gives some handy hints to aid smooth specification 
 1 Apr 2008

Conjuring warmth out of the air

Simon Keel of Daikin Airconditioning explains how air source heat pumps can warm your home in a green-friendly manner 
 1 Apr 2008

Hot water, not handouts

Alistair Darling missed an opportunity to tackle both fuel poverty and energy efficiency in last month's Budget, says Mark Wilkins of Vaillant 
 1 Apr 2008

School leads way to future

Phil Moore, managing director of Eco Heat Pumps, says we could learn from a school that is a green star 
 1 Apr 2008

How to cut your energy costs

Heat pumps can offer real value and environmental hope, writes Philip Ord, product marketing manager for Mitsubishi Electric 
 1 Apr 2008

This system is a 'space ace'

Mark Collins, managing director of Collins and Partners, says a flexible space concept, and one underfloor air-conditioning system in particular, can save money and meet new sustainability targets 
 1 Apr 2008

Buderus gives lessons in efficiency

A cascade boiler system has been installed as part of a Manchester school refurbishment. The system is making savings on running costs and has slashed greenhouse gas emissions 
 1 Apr 2008

Simpler and faster boiler installation - and more profitable

There are several ways manufacturers can help make it easier and quicker to install commercial boilers, as Mark Northcott, commercial sales manager of Broag-Remeha, explains 
 1 Apr 2008

Company Profile: Bonny, bouncing Buderus!

Last year, Buderus launched into the UK. One year on and Paul Braithwaite visited the new dedicated training unit in Worcester to see the boilers working and to find out from Richard Evans, director of sales, what the company has been doing in its first year and why this investment will drive it forward for the next. 
 4 Mar 2008

Contractor Profile: For the love of sustainability

Ant Wilson, head of sustainable development at Faber Maunsell, tells HVR editor Paul Braithwaite why he loves his job so much 
 1 Mar 2008

Burning Issue: Pipes of peace of mind

Rex Ingram, chairman of UHMA, the Underfloor Heating Manufacturers Association, says once underfloor heating is in place any mistakes are costly to rectify so it is necessary to have the right pipes for the job. 
 1 Mar 2008

Biomass: a greener future for the industry

With the advent of Part L 2006 of The Building Regulations, renewable energy technologies, such as biomass boilers have become an integral part of almost every new building. Stephen Laws, technical director at Clyde Energy Solutions, considers the issues surrounding the specification of biomass boilers for heating and hot water in commercial applications. 
 1 Mar 2008

US buildings face major energy cuts

Tim Dwyer, head of the Department of Engineering Systems at London South Bank University, was elected to the board of ASHRAE as director-at-large, representing the large overseas membership. ASHRAE, which was founded in 1894, is an international technical body with 55,000 members. It states its mission as: "Advancing heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education." 
 1 Mar 2008

Intelligence avoids the unnecessary cycle of waste

As heating demand reduces during warmer periods, boilers become oversized and begin cycling, which leads to an increase in energy use and carbon emission. Tony.Wills (right) from Sabien Technology explains 
 1 Mar 2008

Safe and efficient heating needed

Tony Constable, sales and marketing manager of Autron Products which makes LST radiators, discusses the challenges facing the commercial-heating sector 
 1 Mar 2008

Shaping up by condensing and downsizing

Bring on the new generation of compact, lightweight, commercial condensing boilers, shouts Yan Evans (below), technical director, Andrews Water Heaters and Potterton Commercial 
 1 Mar 2008

Four-way solution to maximise energy efficiency

As high efficiency and low emissions continue their rise up everyone's agenda, Stokvis sales director Paul Sands flags up effective ways to more than meet the ever-more strident demands for sustainability 
 1 Mar 2008

Control needed for public sector

Stefan Gautsch, design engineer for Buderus, comments on a high-efficiency boiler solution where energy efficiency and flexibility were the key requirements for a new heating installation 
 1 Mar 2008

Cooking with gas as long as it is LPG

Bulk market manager Laura Luty of Calor explains the benefits of using LPG in commercial buildings 
 1 Mar 2008

Commercial boilers: penny wise?

High-tech, more energy-efficient boilers can be seen as a confusing or expensive choice. But this can be a short-sighted and costly viewpoint, as Viessmann's Stewart Purchase tells HVR 
 1 Mar 2008
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