Energy Efficiency

ECIU think tank calculates that 2015 decision to scrap Zero Carbon Standard has added more than £200 a year to energy bills for occupants of new build houses. It has long been regarded as one of the most damaging environmental policy decisions taken by the Cameron government, but now a new analysis has detailed how it is also leading to higher living costs for thousands of households across England. A new report from the Energy and Climate Intelligence Unit (ECIU) today calculates the controversial 2015 decision to scrap the Zero Carbon Homes policy is adding more than £200 a year to the energy bills of people living in new build houses.

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Published: 11 February 2019