We all know that it’s best to design heat networks for the lowest whole-life cost - but sometimes project budgets are so constrained that CAPEX must be kept to an absolute minimum. Recognising this reality is what inspired us to create Guru Hub III Core - monitoring hardware for [...]
There’s a general misconception that local authorities will always choose a pay-as-you-go billing system for their residents living on heat networks. In fact, many choose credit billing. Some customers prefer to pay for the heat they use at the end of month, and for local authorities, credit billing can [...]
We can’t decarbonise heat using new build alone. Heat network zones must play a major role in meeting the retrofit challenge.
This article was written by Casey Cole, CEO at Guru Systems. Last week, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) published the long awaited consultation on heat network zoning. This consultation is the first step in the government’s commitment to implement heat network zoning in England by [...]
Guru Hub III Core: Low cost, wireless hardware to comply with Heat Networks (Metering and Billing) Regulations
At the end of 2020, the Heat Networks (Metering and Billing) Regulations were updated. Included in the changes are two main deadlines: 27 November 2021 - The deadline to determine whether or not heat suppliers need to install heat meters in the dwellings they manage 1 September 2022 - [...]