Advice on Energy Efficiency

Introduction to Gas Safe Register

How to check the Gas Safe ID

Gas Safe Register web site

Carbon Trust

Centre for Sustainable Energy

Energy Saving Community

EST – Energy Saving Trust


National Energy Foundation

NEF – green energy

Renewable Energy – database

Royal Commission on Envirnomental Pollution

Solar Energy

UK heat pump network

Wholebuild – Innovative and Sustainable Building Solutions

Useful Trade Associations

Solar Trade Association

APHC – Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors

CHPA – Combined Heat & Power Association

HVCA РHeating & Ventilation Contractors Association

IDHEE РInstitute of Domestic Heating & Environmental Engineers

IPHE – Institute of Plumbing & Heating Engineering

Useful Industry regulatory bodies

BRE – Building Research (Clear Skies & SAP)

CEN Solar Keymark Scheme Database of Approved Collectors

CHP – information on Combined Heat & Power

Clear Skies – grants for solar

CORGI – gas regulation

HHIC – Heating & Hotwater Information Council

Microgeneration Certification Scheme

OFGEM – gas & electricity regulator

OFTEC – Oil Fired Technical Association

Plumbing pages – articles on plumbing & heating

SEDBUK – boiler efficiency database

SBGI – Society of British Gas Industries

Spirovent – air & dirt seperators

WRAS – Water Regulations Advisory Scheme

useful Government departments


DirectGov – portal to all Government sites

DTI – Energy group

Email alerts on selected

Environment Agency

Inland Revenue



Atmos Innovations

E-Outdoors – Outdoor Clothing

Goodness Foods Direct – Online Health and Special Diet Food Store

Goodness Foods Wholesale – The Natural & Organic Food Online Wholesaler

Skaino Services – Design, Heating and Building Services

TBS Eco Centre – Green Deal Approved Building Products

TBS Building Supplies Ltd

Useful business resources

Companies House

Mason Bullock – Legal Advice for Employers

useful Services on the web

AA – route planner

MapQuest – map route finder

Multimap – map roue finder

Phone – directory enquiries

Thomson Local

RAC – route planner

Rail enquiries

Royal Mail – post code finder

Streetmap – map route finder


useful updates on News and Weather

BBC – News

BBC – News 24

BBC Weather

Local Weather

Met Office Weather

Daily Mail – newspaper

Mirror – newspaper

The Guardian

The Independent

The Telegraph

The Times