Since the launch of the Heat Networks Investment Project, HNIP, last month, local authorities have been able to apply for funding of a pilot scheme consisting of £39 million. This pilot is meant to provide and indication of how the main scheme, with £320 million in funding, will run from 2017-2021. Who and what should you keep track of in the coming time?
Some of the most recognised stakeholders working together to develop and accelerate the expansion of district energy in the UK are:
In general, the heat networks pipeline is still in the early stages and it will develop after HNDU projects have been delivered. We recommend you to keep a watchful eye out for new projects as the acceleration of the deployment of heat networks gains speed.