The end of gas central boilers? By Izzy Schulman, Director, Plumbers4U
A new report in May 2019 declared the UK is set to become carbon neutral by 2050, slashing the country’s emissions by 80 per cent.
The energy use in our homes contributes to around a fifth of greenhouse gas emissions, and naturally, our boilers play a significant part in this.
As a result, energy regulator OFGEM revealed its plans to remove gas central heating from all homes by 2050 to meet the government’s target of net-zero carbon emissions.
So, what does this mean for those of us with gas central boilers in our homes? There are currently four options being shared with homeowners…
Hot water and air