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Labour release green paper on energy efficiency intentions

By: Rachael Doyle   •   November 10, 2014

Labour have today published a Green Paper, setting out what the party intends to do with the Energy Efficiency Policy if it gets into Government. The contents of the paper are very much in line with the comments made by Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Caroline Flint MP at the Labour Party Conference in Manchester in September. The 6 key actions identified are:


To provide 0.5 million personalised home energy reports a year, detailing how households could save money on their energy bills through insulation and energy efficiency. Free energy efficient improvements for
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Wetherby solutions used to highlight benefits of EWI to DECC

By: Rachael Doyle   •   November 3, 2014

Working in conjunction with the National Insulation Association (NIA), Wetherby has teamed up with approved contractors Hamilton (Building Contractors) Ltd. to highlight to the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) the challenges that face occupants of some of the UK’s poorest housing stock and the external wall insulation (EWI) solutions available to them.

Last week, a team of officials from DECC visited the Holmewood Estate in Bradford to see first hand an estate currently undergoing a major refurbishment to thermally upgrade properties with the installation of solid wall installation. During the three hour visit the members of DECC’s Household
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