21 May '12, 1am

We've also got interesting heat pump news (no, that is not an oxymoron)

The government is to meet with eight leading energy companies following the launch last week of a new report calling for stronger policies to support the rollout of 6.8 million heat pumps by 2030. Both ground source and air source heat pumps are expected to be eligible for the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) when it launches in summer 2013, but a new report written by Ecuity Consulting on behalf of a group of companies including British Gas, Mitsubishi Electric and EDF argues additional incentives will be required to help boost uptake of heat pumps and bring down the cost of the technology. FURTHER READING Should the government advertise the “green switchover”? RHI could trigger biomass 'gold rush' in 2015, says report The Committee on Climate Change's fourth carbon budget, which has been adopted by government, sets an ambition for the UK to install 2.6 million dom...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2175953/energy-giant...

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Racing News: May 21 Morning Report

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Heat Halts Green Bay Marathon

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