Conference tackles ways to make the most of renewables sales

Published:  04 January, 2010

SOLIHILL: The Builders' Merchants Federation is to hold a a one-day sustainability conference on 28 January at the...

National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull. The programme covers insulation, renewable energy/energy- saving products, water-saving and recovery products.

It will include presentations about where demands are coming from in the business and information about the grants and funding available to educate your staff.

Market developments and what the merchant needs to do will also be addressed.

From the introduction by BMF chairman Terry Parker, through to Charles Phillips – DECC Department of Energy & Climate Change's presentation, the conference will also examine how the market will develop and what the merchant is expected to do.

In addition, product technologies and competitive threats will be aired. A panel discussion will round off the proceedings.

To reserve your place, contact Christine Harding on 020 7534 or email

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