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Chancellor’s summer statement ‘a good first step’ to green recovery

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has promised to deliver a green recovery from the economic effects of the Coronavirus pandemic after confirming a £3bn energy efficiency programme in his much-anticipated Summer Economic Update. With a full Budget to follow in the Autumn, Sunak said that the government wanted to deliver an economic stimulus package […]

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UK ranked first for energy efficiency

The UK has been ranked first by the inaugral international energy efficiency scorecard. Compiled by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), the UK beat off competition from another 12 major economies including Germany, Japan, Italy and France. The nations were scored in 27 categories with a possible top score of 100. Although […]

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Barker commits to autumn launch of Green Deal

Greg Barker key note at Ecobuild

In a keynote speech on the opening day of Ecobuild, Minister of State Greg Barker re-committed the coalition to delivering the “Flagship” Green Deal programme in the Autumn. In a wide ranging speech Barker insisted that Green Deal was different to all other incentive schemes for energy efficiency stating that it is not just about […]

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