Heat pump installations increase by 30% at the start of 2024, MCS figures show

Heat pumps are an alternative to traditional boilers
Heat pumps are an alternative to traditional boilers (Image credit: Vaillant)

Heat pump installations rose by 30% year-on-year in March, according to data from an industry accreditation scheme.

The data from the MCS, the industry’s official standards body, also shows a spike in the number of people installing solar batteries.

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