Heating Load Calculations

Heating Load Calculations

Heating Load Calculations Knowing the ‘heating load’, the quantity of heat per unit time that must be supplied to maintain the optimum temperature within a building or portion of a building at a given level, is an invaluable calculation when estimating the...
Enhanced Capital Allowance

Enhanced Capital Allowance

The Governments Enhanced Capital Allowance Scheme; for energy saving technologies, allows profit, or loss-making businesses, to benefit from tax breaks when investing in eligible, energy-saving, equipment. The scheme permits businesses to write off the whole cost of...
Energy Management

Energy Management

Energy management is the systematic use of management and technology to improve the energy performance of an organisation. To be fully effective it needs to be integrated, proactive and incorporate energy procurement, energy efficiency and renewable energy. Businesses...
Working temperatures

Working temperatures

What the Law says Temperatures in the workplace (working temperatures) are covered by the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992, which place a legal obligation on employers to provide a “reasonable” temperature in the workplace. The Approved Code of...
Corgi Gas

Corgi Gas

What is (was) the CORGI Gas register? CORGI has been replaced as the adminstrator for the gas safety register by Capita – (see What is the Gas Safe Register?) CORGI was the gas safety watchdog set up in 1970 to help reduce the number of fatalities caused by...