GRE Energy Training become HETAS Approved

GRE Energy Training GRE Energy Training is the latest training provider to become approved to provide HETAS training courses.  GRE is a well established training facility based in Chesterfield and will be extending their training provision to include HETAS training The centre is perfectly situated just off junction 29A on the M1. In addition to the Read More…

Simple steps to take to help your chimney safety

Chimney Fire Safety Week 2021 Chimney Fire Safety Week is an annual campaign that will run from 30th August to 5th September this year. The national campaign aims to highlight small steps you can take to mitigate your risk of having a chimney fire. You will see messages across HETAS socials during the week with Read More…

Biomass Suppliers List Fuel Quality Requirements

The Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2014 were introduced to provide legislation to the Renewable Heat Incentive when the scheme was first launched. Since opening in April 2014, the scheme has already seen thousands of people successfully join and receive payments.  The government periodically reviews policy which means the rules can change for both new and Read More…

HETAS Insurance Services | Insurance market update

For many industries there are often cycles of expansion and contraction and this too applies to the insurance industry. From years of enjoying soft market conditions, where lower premiums, higher limits and broader coverage existed, to now experiencing the impact of a hardening market. Which brings with it more stringent underwriting criteria, less appetite for Read More…

Time to Retail with HETAS

You may have seen from recent social posts that it’s never been more straightforward to become a HETAS Approved Retailer. We have revamped the scheme and launched an Online Retailer Course to enable those prospective approved retailers the chance to join with ease. We know retailers play an integral part of the consumer journey from Read More…

Installation of second hand appliances after the adoption of Ecodesign 2022

This article is a reproduction from HETAS Technical Bulletin #21. Click here to access the Bulletin in the Technical Area of the HETAS website (password required). On 1st January 2022, all solid fuel roomheater appliances placed on the market will need to adhere to stricter efficiency and emission performance conditions when burning both biomass and Read More…

HETAS launches new Approved Biomass Maintenance Scheme

HETAS has launched a new registration scheme for engineers to demonstrate competency in the servicing and maintenance of domestic and commercial biomass appliances. The non-profit organisation, which is committed to helping people make cleaner and safer choices in the use of biomass and other solid fuels and associated technologies, has developed the scheme to support Read More…