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Heat pumps

We're turning up the heat on carbon emissions - and heat pumps are a key part of our plans to achieve net zero by 2050.

Some key facts...

£6.1 million

set aside for 

heat pump installation

between 2015 - 2023

Some types of heat pumps 

cause up to a 

26% 

reduction in 

household bills

300,000

heat pumps to be

installed every year 

by 2050

A heat pump is a device that uses a small amount of energy to move heat from one location to another. It is an energy efficient heating method.

Our latest heat pump strategy sets out how we will ensure that future heat pump owners are able to connect to the network in a way that suits them.

Low carbon technologies are expected to play an important role in achieving the UK’s targets for improving air quality and reducing carbon emissions.

To make an application for an electric vehicle and/or heat pump installations, please complete and send us an application form.

For more information, please visit the Energy Networks Association information pages on electric vehicles and heat pumps, available to view here.

Guidance on connecting a heat pump

A Guide on Heat Pumps and DNO Engagement with Local Authorities and other building owners

This guide is intended for local authorities and other building owners who are considering using Heat Pumps to meet the net zero targets in the UK. 

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