UK: Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy’s Guidance on Innovations in the build environment

On 5th July 2018 the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has published the ‘Guidance on Innovations in the build environment’. It describes the Government funding for innovation in energy efficiency and heating technologies.

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, Innovate UK, and Research Councils expect to invest around £184 million in research and innovation in the built environment. As part of this commitment, within the BEIS Energy Innovation Programme, BEIS expects to invest around £90 million in low carbon heating and energy efficiency options for UK homes and businesses.

The Contents of the Guidance are the following:

  • Innovation in the built environment
  • Building for 2050
  • Investing in Low Carbon Heating Technology Innovation
  • Investing in Building Thermal Efficiency Innovation
  • Investing in hydrogen innovation for heating
  • Investing in smart heating systems

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Guidance – Innovations in the built environment, published on 5th July 2018 on the Government web page.