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- BEIS RHI Emergency Measures Briefing: 12thÂ September 2017.
- CIBSE/GSHPA CP3 Water Source Code of Practice Meeting: 12thÂ September 2017.
- Each Home Counts: 19thÂ September 2017 – Much discussion over who will host and fund the âInformation Hubâ. Also, which consumer mark will be used (thought is that Trustmark will rise to the top).
- MCS 007 Product Standard: 20thÂ September 2017 – Tidying up of the document, alterations to text to come in line with ErP & Ecodesign changes and thresholds and general alignment/updates with other standards (e.g. Ecodesign and BS EN16147 & EN14825). Document to be issued to WG for approval.
- MCS SMG (Standard Management Group): 21stÂ September 2017.
- RHI IAG with BEIS: 22ndÂ September 2017 (IAG = Industry Advisory Group; BEIS = Department for Business, Energy Industry & Strategy)
- BEIS Non-DOM RHI case study review: 25thÂ September 2017 – slides available.
- BEIS HP Hybrid Workshop: 26thÂ September 2017
- Ofgem: 5thÂ October 2017 – To discuss interpretation of regulations, issues over the rush to get applications in prior to 20thÂ September Heat Demand Limits, under title of âMission Creepâ This meeting was called jointly by HPA & GSHPA. Meeting notes are available on request.
- Clean Growth Strategy: 12thÂ October 2017 – HPA attended presentation by Greg Clark MP (Secretary of State for Energy & Climate) and Claire Perry MP (Minister for Energy & Climate).
- BEIS RHI Update: Wednesday 18thÂ October – A dial-in teleconference to explain the delay in phase 2 RHI reforms (see earlier) and to lay out plans for Tariff Guarantees.
- MCS Competence Criteria Group: 23rdÂ October 2017 – There is an issue that the scheme potentially does not have the level of documented and operational criteria required by the Renewable Energy Directive and puts us in a position where we could be fined by the EU, of which we are STILL a member until 2019.
- BEIS RHI Assignment of Rights Meeting: 27thÂ October 2017
- Meetings with BRE to discuss SAP & Product Characteristic Database
We trust this mid-plenary update is useful. The next plenary meeting is 20thÂ November 2017 when these items can be discussed in more detail if required.