Industry News

OFTEC launches Search for Excellence

The OFTEC Awards for Excellence 2010 is now open for entries from installers, training centres and manufacturers. Every year, the competition rewards high standards in...
Scottish Government

Scotland To Benefit From £60m Fund To Fight Fuel Poverty

Scottish households living in fuel poverty will benefit from a £60m fund to make their homes warmer, more environmentally friendly and cheaper to heat,...
OFTEC Appoints New Compliance Manager

OFTEC Appoints New Compliance Manager

A new compliance manager has joined the expert team at OFTEC as the trade association continues to strengthen the range of services offered to...

OFTEC Freezes Registration Fees

Despite the slow thaw in the economy, OFTEC has frozen the cost of registration for the rest of 2010. This means that individual technician...

Has The ODPM Just Banned Solar Panels?

Renewable energy is apparently all the rage according to HM Government. But as our eagle eyed friends at HeatingForums.com noticed, it appears that the...

EU Vote Prolongs Biofuels Instability, Says REA

The European Parliament yesterday failed today to give a clear steer on the future of the EU biofuels industry. That's the view of the...

Self-build Success for OFTEC

OFTEC successfully shone a light on home heating at SelfBuild Live Belfast, encouraging homeowners to love their oil boiler. Throughout last weekend at the Titanic...

Trade Information Day visits Isle of Man

Following on from the success enjoyed by leading plumbing and heating equipment manufacturers attending the recent series of Trade Information Days in Northern Ireland,...

Northern Ireland Plumbing & Heating Trade Information Days

Plumbing & Heating Trade Information Days draw together Northern Ireland’s leading plumbing and heating equipment suppliers. Held at local venues across the province, they...

RHPP Dismisses OFTEC’s B30K Bioheating Oil

Northern Ireland homeowners and householders are now able to obtain support towards the costs of installing a renewable energy heating system in their homes,...

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Onshore wind farm investment at risk under government policy, says RenewableUK...

A trade association for renewable energy firms has warned that investment in onshore wind could slide unless the government changes policy, despite a record...