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A housing stock fit for the future: Making home energy efficiency a national infrastructure priority Author: UK-GBC and other organisations Date published: 24 Jun 2014 Number of pages: 8 Download full publication PDF A housing stock fit for the future - Making home energy efficiency a national infrastructure priority.pdf The report outlines the economic benefits of home retrofit. It calls for home energy efficiency to be made a national infrastructure priority and for all political parties to commit to a target of 1 million deep retrofits a year by 2020.

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/resources/publication/housing-stock-...

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