UK facing huge shortfall in heat pump engineers
The UK will have to train up to 6,000 new heat pump engineers annually over the next six years if it is to meet its environmental targets, research suggests.Roughly 25 million oil and gas boilers must be replaced with low-carbon heating systems over the next three decades to deliver net-zero emissions. However, a new report from the charity Nesta estimate
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