TrustMark Warns of Rogue Traders Cashing in on Green Deal Home Repairs

On the day that the Government's flagship Green Deal scheme becomes law to improve the environmental performance of 14 million homes and other buildings, an influential group of 20 consumer advice bodies, charities, trade associations and building industry organisations is urging the Government to tackle the risk of rogue traders cashing in on the Green Deal.

 

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ECA Joins PAS 2020 Green Deal Steering Group

The Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) has been invited to join the BSI PAS 2030 Steering Group, which covers the installation of Green Deal energy efficiency and renewables measures.

 

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ECA, Association News, electrical digest, e-lec.org

SELECT Honours Scotland's Electrical Industry at Major Awards Ceremony

Scotland's electrical trade has earned and maintained a reputation for quality, craftsmanship and excellence and it was rousingly recognised last night (October 5) at a prestigious awards ceremony hosted by SELECT, the authoritative trade body for the electrotechnical industry in Scotland.

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SELECT Nominees Are In For The 2012 Electrical Industry Awards

The cream of Scotland's electrical trade is preparing to gather again this autumn for a prestigious awards ceremony hosted by SELECT, the authoritative trade body for the electrotechnical industry in Scotland.

 

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SELECT, electrical digest, e-lec.org

NAPIT Release Dates for New Green Deal Advisor Course

Following approval to offer membership under the Green Deal, NAPIT have released dates for a new training course, the Green Deal Advisor course (GDA), available at training centres across the UK from September 2012.

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NAPIT Release Dates for New Green Deal Advisor Course

Following approval to offer membership under the Green Deal, NAPIT have released dates for a new training course, the Green Deal Advisor course (GDA), available at training centres across the UK from September 2012.

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Highway Electrical Association (HEA) Partners with LA Laboratories

The Highways Electrical Association (HEA) have joined forces with the Lighting Association Laboratories to provide a cost effective testing and accreditation service for a range of lighting products for HEA members.

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Major Initiative to Reduce Frequency and Costs of Service Strikes

In a quest to reduce strikes on underground services, the Highway Electrical Association’s Safety and Training Committees have agreed to initiate a major initiative through the Highway Electrical Sector Academy (HESA).

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Launch of the World’s Only Renewable Energy Loyalty Reward Programme

An exciting and ground-breaking new initiative is being introduced by the British Photovoltaic Association (BPVA) – the first ever loyalty reward programme for the Renewable Energy industry.

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Solar Trade Association says 25% proposed cuts to RO solar are not justified

Two new consultations resulting from the Renewable Obligation (RO) Banding Decision are seeking to amend support for solar power under the RO, and open up the possibility of removing sub 5MW solar from RO support altogether. The first of these consultations on the level of RO support was published Friday afternoon [1].

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