19 Dec '17, 2pm

Read our reaction to publication of Govt. consultation on domestic #MEES amendment

PRESS RELEASE: UKGBC reacts to consultation on domestic MEES amendment The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has today reacted to the publication of a Government consultation from the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) on Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) for domestic buildings. Published on December 19, 2017 Tags News Share From April 2018, it will be illegal to privately let a home with an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of F or G, notwithstanding certain exemptions. MEES regulations were introduced in 2015 to give private landlords the opportunity to upgrade their property, subject to the availability of the Green Deal finance scheme. The first Green Deal scheme was scrapped in the summer of 2015, and the Government has now published proposals to replace the ill-fated scheme with a cost cap of £2,500 for landlords to make im...

Full article: https://www.ukgbc.org/news/ukgbc-reacts-consultation-dome...

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