LCL approved centre, Narec Distribution Energy (Narec DE), will be providing full funded accredited training to electricians, plumbers and heating engineers on Solar PV, solar thermal and heat pumps to enable installers to meet requirements set out in the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS).
LCL is able to support enterprises of all sizes set up and run their qualifications. From large colleges to one-man-bands, the LCL team is there to assist in the set-up and guide centres through the approval stage. Essex Trade Training is one of the most recent additions to the LCL family.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has published the long-awaited consultation on the on the end of the Feed-in-Tariff (FiT), along with a Call for Evidence on the future of small-scale low carbon generation.
Ahead of the Solar Trade Association (STA) annual conference, which is to be held in Glasgow tomorrow - 31 May 2018, Lior Handelsman, Vice President and Founder of SolarEdge has written a blog for the STA spelling out the opportunities for Behind the Meter (BTM) Generation and renewable energy storage.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679 came into effect on 25th May and many people were dreading it. However, it’s not something to be feared, but a piece of legislation designed clarify data protection laws and protect individuals now the current Data Protection Act of 1998 has become obsolete.
The Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM) has been selected to carry out the audit that will standardise the quality of gas industry training for new entrants.
The 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations (BS7671:2018), which is going to be published on 2nd July 2018, contains a major overhaul of the national standards to which all UK domestic and industrial wiring must comply.
Tickets for our annual National Forum in July are going well. If you’ve not signed up for one yet, here are some of the reasons we think you should join us:
As from 1 April 2018, Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) will apply to domestic and non-domestic private landlords in England & Wales.
The new rules will make it illegal for landlords to sign a new lease for certain properties with an energy performance certificate (EPC) rating of F and G.
This month (March 2018), Gas Safe Register has withdrawn Edition 7.1 of The Gas Industry Unsafe Situations Procedure (GUISP), setting out procedures for visual risk assessments of gas appliances. It has been replaced by a new document published by the Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM) called IGEM/G/11.