News — Boiler Plus

What is Boiler Plus?

The new 'Boiler Plus' legislation is a part of the Government’s ‘Heat in Buildings’ programme which aims to maximise energy efficiency. The introduction of Boiler Plus is the first major piece of legislation since the UK became the first country to go “all-condensing” in 2005. From 6th April 2018, all new boiler installs must have time and temperature controls fitted and achieve a minimum ERP efficiency of 92%. Any installer that fails to comply with Boiler Plus could potentially be prosecuted by Building Control. If a homeowner knowingly allows non-compliant work, they could also face prosecution and a fine of...

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