Tag Archives: UKIFDA

UKIFDA submits views on Scottish Commission’s work plan

Guy Pulham

Ahead of the set-up of Consumer Scotland in late 2021, UKIFDA has submitted its views on the Scottish Government consultation on the Energy Consumers Commission’s first work plan covering 2020-2021. The consultation asked for views on the aims of the Read more »


UKIFDA urges UK Government to reconsider red diesel entitlement deadline

Tony Brown

The consultation, which closed on 1 October 2020, called for views on whether its intended removal of the entitlement to use red diesel from April 2022 except in agriculture, rail and non-commercial heating, has overlooked any exceptional reasons why other Read more »


Business and energy minister backs winter fuel readiness campaign

UK minister for business, energy and clean growth, Kwasi Kwarteng MP, has this week announced his support for UKIFDA’s ‘Get Winter Ready’ campaign. Minister Kwarteng said; “With colder months on the way, it is crucial that households relying on oil Read more »


UKIFDA ‘not surprised’ by findings of public research

Guy Pulham

UKIFDA welcomes the findings from a survey of the GB public on the transition to a low-carbon heating future in a report from NatCen Social Research for BEIS. UKIFDA CEO Guy Pulham, comments; “The report doesn’t throw up many surprises Read more »


UKIFDA begins search for CEO

UKIFDA logo

Last week UKIFDA announced, through social media, that it has begun the search for a new CEO. Posting on LinkedIn, UKIFDA outlined the high-profile role and its desire to find an inspiring leader to drive a culture of collaboration and Read more »


UKIFDA submits view on ending sales of petrol, diesel and hybrid vehicles by 2035

Tony Brown

UKIFDA has submitted its views on the government’s latest consultation which is looking at ending sales of petrol diesel and hybrid cars by 2035. The association believes that petrol/diesel and hybrid vehicles should still be allowed on sale after the Read more »


UKIFDA responds to government consultations

Guy Pulham

UKIFDA has submitted its views on the government’s ‘Future Support for Low Carbon Heat’ and ‘Energy Efficiency in Existing Homes’ consultations. The Environmental Audit Committee launched its inquiry into Energy Efficiency of Existing Homes in May and wanted views on Read more »


UKIFDA appoints new president

Kettlewell Fuels director Janet Kettlewell was inaugurated as the 33rd President of UKIFDA on the 24th June 2020, during the trade association’s first virtual AGM. Taking over the Presidency from Jodie Allan, who held the post for 3 years, Janet Read more »


UKIFDA challenges Irish government on biofuels

The trade association, UKIFDA, whose members supply not only heating oil for homes and businesses but also fuel for agriculture, construction, road transport, marine fuels and importantly fuel for back-up generators for hospitals, schools, care homes and data centres across Read more »


UKIFDA encourages homeowners to start biofuel transition

In a campaign launched by UKIFDA the 2.18m households who use oil across the UK and the Republic of Ireland, are being advised on a transition plan to decarbonise the heating in their homes through the use of biofuels.