Labour has today promised to “fix the broken energy system”, unveiling a £11.5bn energy efficiency scheme it claims will help four million households save at least £270 a year on energy bills. The party is promising a “street-by-street” rollout of home insulation to “dramatically” improve household energy efficiency, bringing four million households up to Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of C or above by the end of a five-year parliamentary term.
Business Green 1st May 2018 read more »
How to spend seven years not making bad housing much better. Following the publication of Labour’s new domestic energy efficiency strategy, Alan Whitehead takes aim at the scandalous loophole that will allow landlords to keep renting the coldest and most inefficient homes.
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