29 Nov '12, 1pm

In reaction to the Energy Bill - our news story on #energy efficiency:

In reaction to the Energy Bill - our news story on #energy efficiency:

Energy efficiency has traditionally been the ‘Cinderella’ of the energy debate, never given the prominence it deserves in an agenda dominated by the issue of energy generation. With the publication of these new documents, that looks set to change and UK-GBC is encouraged by the acknowledgement from Government that widespread reduction of energy demand is the only way we will be able to "keep the lights on". Paul King, CEO at the UK Green Building Council commented: “After some major setbacks for its ‘Greenest Government Ever’ claims, today’s announcements are much more encouraging than many – including ourselves – have been expecting. It’s great to see Government bringing forward innovative proposals to reduce energy demand, but of course, it will be critical that they learn lessons from the Feed-In Tariff debacle and the Carbon Reduction Commitment to ensure that this is ...

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