30 Oct '14, 8am

Energy efficiency “a rock solid investment proposition for UK Plc”

The report, published today by Energy Bill Revolution and E3G - and co-funded by the UK Green Building Council – has undertaken detailed modelling to assess the economic, fiscal and environmental benefits of a national energy efficiency programme. Commenting on the report, John Alker, Director of Policy and Communications at the UK Green Building Council , said: “We've now got the hard evidence to prove what many have been saying for a long time: Government spending on energy efficiency is not a frivolous drain on the public purse, but a rock solid investment proposition for UK Plc. “The challenge now for all political parties is to set out a way for energy efficiency to not only be classified as a national infrastructure priority, but to benefit from capital investment to pump prime the market. It can no longer be considered the poor relation to shiny new energy generatio...

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/press-centre/press-releases/energy-e...

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