Heat is the largest energy end-use with over 50% of global final energy consumption
of heat globally was consumed in industry, with another 46% used in buildings and the remainder used in agriculture in 2020 (IEA)
of UK greenhouse gas emissions are attributable to heating (BEIS)
of global heating equipment installed in 2020 were low carbon solutions, although this needs to rise to 80% in 2030 in the Net Zero Emissions by 2050 Scenario (IEA)
heat pumps across the world were in operation in 2020, this is an increase of around 80 million since 2010 (IEA)
UK Autumn Statement: More heat on average energy users and 45% levy on low carbon electricity generators
Let’s look at the statement in detail. Energy bills: Many were concerned to learn that help with escalating energy bills is being scaled back. Fr...
Possible 30bn cm European gas supply-demand gap predicted
The research shows that gas storage sites in the European Union (EU) are now 95% full – putting them 5% above the five-year average fill level. Howeve...
World’s first net zero emissions logistics building
The facility will be built by urban investor NREP. Embodied carbon has been designed out from each element of the 20,000 m2 building, with carbon neut...
A wealth of announcements and deals at COP27
COP27 goes on – the final text is due to be agreed and released at the end of this week. Yet several significant announcements have already been made....
COP27 looking to deliver the promises of Paris
Three days in and the scene has been set by UN Secretary General António Guterres, suggesting that the world is on a ‘highway to climate hell with our...
Events and training
How to design and build an ‘off-grid’ electrical system
This is an in-person joint event hosted by the Energy Institute and the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment.
Level 3: Advanced Energy Manager
09/10/2023 - 26/02/2024
This 10-day course is an advanced qualification aiming to support experienced energy managers to further advance their careers by gaining the skills a...
Technical guidance publications
Research report: Application of life cycle assessment methodology to the understanding of the energy balance and efficiency of hydrogen value chain building blocks
This document is free to download for registered users.This publication explores the efficiencies of the hydrogen energy system and quantifies the ene...
Guidelines for the assessment of ageing and life extension of non-metallic components in the offshore oil and gas industry, volume 2: composite equipment and repairs
This document captures industry good practice, knowledge and learning on these elements of composite materials. This guidance will provide a star...
Waste to products – Technology and economic assessment (phase 1)
This document is free to download for registered users.The EMG and Soil Wastes and Groundwater group (SWG) of the EI and Concawe have commissioned E4t...
Model Code of Safe Practice Part 17: High pressure and high temperature (HPHT) well planning, control, completions and interventions
This document is intended for guidance and contains recommendations for safe practices to be used as a model for development of policy in constructing...
A site operator's guide to electric vehicle charging equipment at filling stations
This document is aimed at operators of filling stations and those responsible for deciding whether or not to install electric vehicle charging equipme...