Microwave Boiler Unveiled As Potential Replacement For The UK's Gas Boilers

March 17th, 2021

The new microwave boilers join heat pumps and hydrogen as potential solutions to decarbonise heat in the UK, responsible for around a seventh of the country's total CO2 emissions

A new microwave boiler that could have the potential to replace much of the UK's soon-to-be-redundant army of gas boilers was unveiled this week by British tech firm Heat Wayv.

The new boilers, which heat water using the same microwave technology used to quickly warm up food in kitchens across the country, have the potential to cut the CO2 emissions of UK homes by up to 24 per cent if they are installed as a replacement for the UK's gas boilers, Heat Wayv claimed.

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