Community Renewables Heat Pump Module

This guide will assist with developing a heat pump project in England and highlight the key differences between a renewable heat and renewable electricity project. The Community Renewables Toolkit is structured into three parts:

  • Project Overview
  • Project Steps
  • Phases and Breakpoints
  • Further Information

The development of a typical project is laid out in a step by step process. Each section includes breakpoints to help groups understand whether a project is suitable to progress. The process is also designed so that key areas can be revisited with more detail as the project moves forward.

Useful for:

  • Community groups
  • Community business groups
  • Social enterprises
  • Rural-based businesses.

The toolkit has been developed to provide tailored advice depending on the business type and this will be highlighted where necessary. The guide also provides links to further information that may be useful when completing a project.

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