East Thames is a provider of affordable housing in east London and Essex with over 15,000 homes. The group also provides care and support services and offer employment and training programmes for its residents.
Acclaro Advisory was commissioned to assess the district and communal heating networks in east London social housing managed by East Thames Group to support compliance with UK Regulation 3, “Notifications for Multiple Heat Networks” part of the Energy Efficiency Directive Articles 9-11. The directive relates to heating and cooling billing and metering requirements in the promotion of energy efficiency. It serves to give customers greater control over their consumption, enable heat network operators to better manage systems provide greater efficiency and transparency for heat network customers. The report presents the assessment of the heat networks as well as recommendations for assuring compliance.