Heat Network (Metering and Billing) Regulations 2014

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Dear Brighton and Hove City Council,

Could you please confirm the following:

1. How many communal and district heat networks do the council manage?
2. Have you notified all applicable communal or district heating networks as per the requirements of the Heat Network Metering and Billing Regulations 2014 - if so how many?
3. Are you able to publish your notification?
4. Do you have plans to replace or upgrade any of these networks in the next 18 months?
5. Do you have a heat network replacement schedule in place?

Yours faithfully,

Matt Landick

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Please find set out below the information in response to the above
request:

 

 

1.     How many communal and district heat networks do the council manage?

 

29 communal heating systems.  3 heat networks (1 of which will become a
single communal heating system and the remaining flat-blocks will consist
of individually heated dwellings).

 

2.     Have you notified all applicable communal or district heating
networks as per the requirements of the Heat Network Metering and Billing
Regulations 2014 - if so how many?

 

Notification was sent to the National Measurement & Regulation Office
before end of December 2015.

 

3.     Are you able to publish your notification?

 

Brighton & Hove City Council (BHCC) Housing Revenue Account (HRA) has no
intention of publishing the data.

 

4.     Do you have plans to replace or upgrade any of these networks in
the next 18 months?

 

As above, one network comprising a central plant room that supplies two
dwelling blocks will be converted in 2017 to supply one communal heating
system to one block and the second block will have individual heating
installed.  Other networks will be made compliant with metering and
billing as necessary.

 

5.     Do you have a heat network replacement schedule in place?

 

BHCC HRA does not have substantial network infrastructure in its stock. 
Investigations into the feasibility of heat networks around the HRA stock
are undertaken where appropriate; along with on-going asset management
reviews all heating systems and decisions are made in balance with budgets
and priorities as necessary

 

 

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