Midsummer expands into renewable heating sector with new partners Samsung, Mitsubishi and Mixergy.
Date: Thursday 18th February 2021
Renewables distributor Midsummer today announces its expansion into renewable heating products. The move sees the company welcome further partners including heat pump manufacturers Samsung Climate Solutions, Mitsubishi Ecodan, and innovative hot water tank supplier Mixergy, alongside their existing partner, Sunamp with their cutting-edge heat batteries.
Midsummer has appointed Jez Climas to lead the newly created Renewable Heating Division. Climas joins from Max Fordham LLP where he was previously Principal Engineer. Climas’ brings 14 years experience with him designing mechanical and electrical systems that help realise integrated energy strategies for buildings across a range of sectors.
Jamie Vaux, Commercial Director says: “Adding renewable heating products to our range was a key next step in Midsummer's growth strategy. I’m really pleased to have Jez onboard and leading this new category as he brings a wealth of experience matching PV, storage and heating solutions which will be invaluable to Midsummer customers and the wider team.”
Jez Climas, Head of Renewable Heating says: “I’m very excited to join a fast growing and innovative company like Midsummer and to lead this new category. The pace of change and the range of products being brought to market is spectacular. I’m really looking forward to helping and working with our customers to develop better integrated, low carbon PV, storage and heating systems.”
The news comes off the back of continued success for the distributor who, at the end of last year, won the coveted Distributor of the Year award at the Solar & Storage Live Awards. The company also celebrated its 15th anniversary with a rebrand and move to a bigger distribution centre in Milton near Cambridge.
The launch will be supported by a digital campaign promoting the new range and integrated systems training across the remainder of February and March which you can register for on the Midsummer Wholesale website.
Shop our range of renewable heating products below
Samsung Heat Pumps
Samsung’s Air to Water Heating Systems use efficient heat pump technology to deliver supreme comfort. They can produce up to 4.5kW of heat from just 1kW of electricity, making them nearly 5 times more efficient than a standard electric heater.
They are simple to install, easy to use via a mobile app and affordable to maintain with excellent capacity and reliability in low temperatures.
Mitsubishi Heat Pumps
Mitsubishi's Ecodan range is the market leader for heat pumps installed in the UK. These innovative heat pumps are easy to install, simple to maintain and offer market-leading low noise levels.The Ecodan heat pumps are available from 4kW up to 960kW, making them suitable for virtually any property, from small flats to large detached houses, from an office block to a school. Like all heat pumps, they complement solar PV systems perfectly.
Mixergy Smart Hot Water Cylinders
Mixergy are taking a fresh approach to hot water. Unlike conventional hot water tanks which heat all or nothing, Mixergy’s novel top-up technology enables you to selectively heat only what you need.
Mixergy cylinders can be configured as open-vented or pressurised and can heat with all conventional and renewable heat sources including solar PV and heat pumps. With internet connectivity, the Mixergy tank can allow users to benefit from dynamic 'time of use' tariffs as well.
Sunamp Heat Storage
Sunamp’s UniQ Heat Batteries are designed to efficiently store heat for domestic hot water systems or space heating.
Their super-compact Heat Battery technology offers a uniquely clean, safe, compact and very low maintenance thermal energy storage solution.
Using the non-toxic phase change material, they can be charged with a variety of energy sources including electricity from the grid (e.g. at off-peak rates), air source heat pumps, ground source heat pumps and solar PV.
Samsung ClimateHub Tanks
The Samsung ClimateHub tank is the ultimate in home climate convenience. The new integrated solution for heating and domestic hot water supply is straightforward to install with smooth commissioning, quiet operation and smart connectivity.
The ClimateHub Mono configuration has a single outdoor unit that includes a hydronic system and can be maximised by connecting to Smart Grid tariffs and Solar PV systems.
Generating and maintaining your homes hot water and heating has never been easier. Shop the latest ClimateHub options below.
McDonald Hot Water Cylinders
The McDonald ECOflow copper unvented heat pump hot water cylinder is built to deliver superior mains pressure and designed to maximise the performance of heat pumps.
With a wide range of sizes to choose from and the ability to adjust the tapping positions to suit the installation, it has become the perfect choice for installers.