Heat Pumps Will be Half the Cost of Hydrogen Boilers for Heating Homes, Says Report

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Heat pumps would cost half the price of hydrogen boilers to heat homes in Europe, according to a new study. 

Heat pumps were also shown to be the most energy-efficient low-carbon heating system for homeowners, with the lowest total cost for installation, maintenance and energy bills. 

Jack Woodfield
News Editor

Jack has worked in journalism for 11 years and was the News Editor for Homebuilding & Renovating from 2019 until the beginning of 2023. He strives to break the most relevant and beneficial stories for self builders, extenders and renovators, including the latest news on the construction materials shortage and hydrogen heating. In 2021 he appeared on BBC's The World at One to discuss the government's planning reforms. 

He enjoys testing new tools and gadgets, and having bought his first home in 2013, he has renovated every room and recently finished a garden renovation.