Funding for innovative approaches to a low carbon built environment
- Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
- Part of:
- Low carbon technologies and Research and development
- 21 April 2017
- Last updated:
- 24 July 2017, see all updates
Government funding for innovation in energy efficiency and heating technologies.
Investing in hydrogen innovation for heating
BEIS is seeking to appoint a contractor to manage the delivery of a £25 million programme to explore the potential use of hydrogen gas for heating UK homes and businesses.
This programme will run from 2017 to 2020 and will aim to define a hydrogen quality standard, and to develop and trial domestic and commercial hydrogen appliances.
Investing in smart heating systems
BEIS is investing £9.8 million in phase 2 of the Smart Systems and Heat Programme, run by the Energy Systems Catapult. This phase will build on the work from phase 1, including developing a ‘Home Energy Services Gateway’ to change the relationship between consumers, heating systems, and energy suppliers. The project will also include work with local authorities on developing low energy plans, including the support the development and expansion of domestic low carbon heating projects.
Published: 21 April 2017
Updated: 24 July 2017
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