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Building regulations apply. You should take into account factors such as ventilation, noise and general safety. Installation should be carried out by a suitably qualified installer.

The equipment, installation and testing of the system must all comply with relevant standards set out in full in the 'Low or Zero Carbon Energy Sources: Strategic Guide (LZC)'.

Building regulations also apply to other aspects of the work such as electrical installation and plumbing work.

It is advisable to contact an installer who can provide the necessary advice, preferably one who belongs to either the Microgeneration Certification Scheme or the relevant Competent Person Schemes.

Learn more about micro-CHP.

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