Portsmouth City Council wins £3.1m fund for home energy efficiency

Up to 300 additional households across Portsmouth and Gosport are to benefit from the funding

Not so solid crew? Pot for insulation runs out

The government’s £24 million budget for a scheme to help homeowners get insulation ran dry yesterday – 24 hours after it opened to the public. Demand surged for the second wave of cash assistance to get solid wall insulation under the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund. It is déjà vu for the scheme which lets people […]

New Green Deal insulation plans “would take 100 years”

Lobbyists are claiming it would take 100 years to put insulation into all the UK’s homes under the Government’s new plans for its scheme to boost home energy efficiency measures. Today DECC released its updated plans for the Green Deal including a new impact assessment which estimates how many jobs it will create and how […]