27 Sep '17, 9am

We urge @beisgovuk to back our call for ambitious Buildings Energy Infrastructure Programme

Major alliance urges Government to back ambitious Buildings Energy Infrastructure Programme As the Government prepares to publish its Clean Growth Strategy, a group of leading businesses and thinktanks has today called for an ambitious new infrastructure programme to help decarbonise the UK's buildings at the same time as delivering a boost to the economy and providing massive energy savings. The UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) is one of 20 organisations that have come together to form the Energy Efficiency Infrastructure Group (EEIG). Today's report for the Group - Affordable Warmth, Clean Growth - was prepared by leading consultancy Frontier Economics, and sets out a comprehensive action plan to make all homes energy efficient within 20 years. Key recommendations include: a target for all homes to be brought up to an energy performance rating of C (on the A to G scale...

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/news/major-alliance-urges-government...

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