The benefits of polybutene pre-insulated and prefabricated Flexalen pipe technology are being showcased by Flexenergy at Ecobuild, which began today and runs until Thursday at ExCel London.
Flexenergy specialises in the supply and fabrication of pipe for heating, hot water and cooling systems and the company is the sole distributor in the UK and Ireland of Flexalen pipe technology, manufactured by Thermaflex.
The ASHRAE UK Midlands Section in association with the IOR, CIBSE West Midlands, BSRA, and the BEI (Birmingham Energy Institute) is holding an evening technical meeting titled "Low carbon district heating" by Dr Andy Pearson, who recently became a Fellow member of ASHRAE.
There has been a rapid and remarkable increase in discussion of industrial-sized heat pump systems for district heating in the UK over the last three years. Heat networks are not a new idea but they have traditionally been seen as a very “un-British” way of delivering domestic heating.