HeatingSave’s products are accredited and authorised by the UK Government on its Energy Savings Technology List. They are also endorsed by the Energy Saving Trust. All HeatingSave products are manufactured to quality standard ISO9002.
Government Energy Technology List (ETL)
The ETL (or Energy Technology Product List, ETPL) is a government and Carbon Trust-managed list of energy-efficient plant and machinery that qualify for full tax relief. It is part of the Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA) tax scheme for businesses.
The HeatingSave products Systems are authorised by the UK Government on its Energy Technology List- an official endorsement and recognition that they meet the Government’s specific energy-saving or energy-efficient criteria. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) annually reviews the technologies and products that qualify for inclusion.
If you’re a business that pays income or corporation tax, you’ll be able to claim 100% first year capital allowance on HeatingSave. The ECA is claimed through a business’s income or corporation tax return in the same way as any other capital allowance. HM Revenue and Customs is responsible for the tax-related aspects of the ECA scheme.
For more details please visit the Government Energy Technology List website.
Energy Saving Trust
The HeatingSave House & Home system, the Small Business Systems and the Enterprise system include an Energy Saving Trust Endorsed multi-boiler Intelligent Controller. The Energy Saving Trust was setup by Government as a non-profit company to deliver the substantial government-funded programmes. They are independent and continue to provide communities and households with impartial advice.
For more details please visit the Energy Saving Trust website.
ISO 9001 is a quality assurance model made up of quality system requirements. This model applies to organisations that produce, install, and service products.
ISO expects organisations to apply this model, and to meet these requirements, by developing a quality system.
HeatingSave has been assessed by National Quality Assurance Ltd and has achieved ISO 9001 certification.
National Quality Assurance (NQA) is a leading accredited certification body carrying out third party registration of management systems against the requirements of national and international standards.
For more details about ISO 9001 Quality Assurance, visit the NQA website.
Made in Britain
Made in Britain is a not-for-profit organisation that champions British manufacturing under a single marque. The marque represents a standard of quality and unity for the British manufacturing sector within the UK and around the world.
The organisation works closely with the UK government and other groups to support skilled jobs and encourage creativity and sustainable growth. It campaigns all year round for British manufacturing.
The Made in Britain marque is affiliated with companies that manufacture and sell goods in Great Britain, at the highest standards, and makes it easier for customers at home and abroad to identify and recognise British made goods. The organization encourages buyers, specifiers and ultimately, consumers to treat the Directory as the procurement site for all goods manufactured in the UK.
A proud British manufacturer for over 30 years, Tensor, HeatingSave’s parent company, has joined the Made in Britain initiative in January 2019.
For more details about the Made in Britain initiative and marque, visit the Made in Britain website.
ISO 45001:2018 is the world’s first International Standard for occupational health and safety (OH&S).
It provides a framework to increase safety, reduce workplace risks and enhance health and well-being at work, enabling an organization to proactively improve its OH&S performance.
ISO 45001 enables organizations to put in place an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system. This helps manage OH&S risks and improve OH&S performance by developing and implementing effective policies and objectives.
HeatingSave’s parent company Tensor plc has been awarded the ISO 45001:2018 certification for its Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems in April 2019.
By successfully achieving this standard, Tensor plc has demonstrated its commitment to a corporate culture of increasing productivity, enhancing product quality, and elevating company recognition and reputation among customers and the community.
For more details about the ISO 45001:2018 standard, visit the ISO website.
ISO 14001:2015 is an internationally agreed standard that sets out the requirements for an environmental management system (EMS).
The International Organisation of Standardization (ISO) developed the ISO 14001:2015 as a standard of processes for organisations to use when setting up, improving, or maintaining their EMS’ to follow established environmental policies and requirements. The guidelines are designed to help organisations improve efficiency, reduce waste, improve overall environmental impact, and manage environmental obligations.
Certification against EN ISO 14001:2015 means that a company has demonstrated a clear commitment to sustainability and a robust system of administrative checks and auditability.
HeatingSave’s parent company Tensor plc has been awarded the EN ISO 14001:2015 certification in April 2019. For more details about the ISO 14001:2015 standard, visit the ISO website.
The Cyber Essentials certification programme is a UK Government-backed scheme that guides businesses in protecting themselves against cyber threats; allowing organisations to demonstrate to customers and partners that cyber security is taken seriously.
Supported by industry as a whole, the certification aims to ensure that security controls are in place and working effectively ensuring risks are mitigated from online threats through the secure configuration of an organisation’s computing resources.
HeatingSave parent company, Tensor PLC was awarded the Cyber Essentials accreditation in February 2018.
For more details visit the National Cyber Security Centre website.
Ofgem CERT Approved
HeatingSave is officially accredited by Ofgem under the CERT scheme for carbon reduction and has been registered on the OfGem website.
The Carbon Emissions Reduction Target (CERT) requires certain gas and electricity suppliers to achieve targets for a reduction in carbon emissions generated in the domestic sector by promoting the uptake of energy efficiency measures in domestic properties in Great Britain.
CERT approval is yet further official endorsement and recognition of how a HeatingSave system can slash energy bills for consumer and businesses alike, whether this is as a retrofit to an existing heating or cooling system or when designed into the construction of a new building.
For more information on the Ofgem CERT scheme, please visit the Ofgem website.
Safecontractor is an accreditation scheme that assesses the health & safety competency of contractors and service providers.
Clients have a legal obligation to ensure that external contractors and service providers working on their premises operate in a safe way.
There is therefore a need to assess contractors health & safety arrangements and increasingly this is being carried out through Safecontractor.
For more details please visit the Safe Contractor website.
The MCS certificates microgeneration technologies used to produce electricity and heat from renewable sources.
The MCS is an internationally recognise quality assurance scheme which demonstrates to your customers that your company is committed to meeting rigorous and tested standards. It was designed with input from installer and product representatives. Similar to the Gas Safe Register, the MCS gives you a mark of competency and demonstrates to your customers that you can install to the highest quality every time.
For more details about the MCS scheme, visit the MCS website.
B&ES Building & Engineering Services Association
The Building & Engineering Services Association, founded in 1904, is the UK’s leading trade association for building services engineering contractors.
B&ES members are active in the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration (hvacr) products and equipment.
The trade association provides all its members with commercial, legal and technical advice, health and safety guidance, an employment affairs resource, promotional and parliamentary lobbying support and an infrastructure for education and training.
B&ES is itself a member of the Specialist Engineering Contractors’ (SEC) Group, of GCI-UICP, the European umbrella body for the hvacr and plumbing sectors, and of CEETB, which represents all engineering specialists in construction. The B&ES is also a member of the Trade Association Forum.
As a B&ES affiliate member, HeatingSave is subject to regular, third-party inspection and assessment to ensure technical and commercial competence.
For more details about the B&ES Building & Engineering Services Association, visit the B&ES website.
CCNSG Safety Passport Scheme
Tensor Installation Engineers are covered by the Client Contractor National Safety Group (CCNSG) Safety Passport Scheme organised by the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB).
The aim of the CCNSG Safety Passport Scheme is to ensure a basic knowledge of health & safety for all site personnel to enable them, after appropriate site induction, to work on site more safely with lower risk to themselves and others.
Some of our engineers have also had additional training to gain the Supervisors Passport.
For more details about the CCNSG Safety Passport Scheme, visit the ECITB website.