Our C.E.O, Paul Kenny attended the Oireachtas Committee on Communications Climate Action and Environment today (23rd January 2018). The session discussed Meeting Ireland’s targets under the 2020 Climate and Energy Package and Paul presented a submission on deep energy retrofit.
It is critical, as part elimination of fossil Fuel carbon emissions that all homes include renewable heat in the form of a heat pump. We need to ensure that no new home is built with a fossil fuel heating system, as we will need to retrofit them in the future. Approximately 37% of new homes in Ireland in 2017 were built with heat pumps, we need to ensure this is 100% as soon as possible
The full submission is available to read here