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What is the Energy Price Cap?

The energy price cap is a system used to limit the amount that an energy supplier can charge for their default gas and electricity tariffs. It is calculated by Ofgem and reviewed every six months – there’s a cap level for summer and a level…

New Scheme Announced to Help Fund Heat Pumps

The Government has announced a new plan to offer grants worth £5,000 to help fund the installation of heat pumps. The scheme will aim to help homeowners in England & Wales replace old gas boiler with lower carbon alternatives. The subsidies…

Plumb-Line is recommended by 100% of Which? Trusted Trader customers

Plumb-Line has been endorsed by the Which? Trusted Trader scheme for over five years and we are recommended by 100% of clients who left a review on the Which? Website. We were awarded a Certificate of Distinction in April 2019 and we continue…

Plumb-Line Selected for Major Decarbonisation Scheme in Northampton

Plumb-line has been selected as a sub-contractor to Wates Living Space to work on a major decarbonisation scheme for Northampton Partnership Homes. The Whole House Retrofit Project targets homes that are expensive to heat because of their age…

Green Homes Grant Scheme is a Success

The Green Homes Grant was open to applicants from 30 September 2020 until 31 March 2021. Homeowners in England could apply for vouchers worth up to £5,000 (or £10,000 if on certain means-tested benefits) for energy efficient and low-carbon…

Price Promise on Hydrogen-Ready Boilers

The UK’s four largest boiler manufacturers have come together to deliver a promise that hydrogen-ready domestic boilers will cost no more than the equivalent natural gas boiler. Hydrogen is a carbon-free fuel source as the only by-product…