18 Jan '14, 9pm

Study shows retrofit plans in jeopardy - Green Building Press: Study shows retrofit plans in jeopar... #truegreen

The move by around 20 groups, including the UK Green Building Council, Sustainable Homes, Greenpeace, Age UK and insulation companies, comes as an exclusive Inside Housing survey reveals for the first time the impact of the decision to relax targets for the energy company obligation. The ECO cut, along with a two-year extension to the target, means energy companies only need to insulate 100,000 solid wall homes by 2017, compared with original targets of 80,000 a year. Plans to retrofit thousands of homes are now in jeopardy. Two ECO deals worth a total of £22 million in Nottingham, a £30 million deal in Southampton, and a 5,000-home national ECO plan by Affinity Sutton were this week under threat. Campaigners have met to co-ordinate a way to combat a one third cut to the £760 million-a-year carbon reduction element of ECO. They want the minimum solid wall measures target t...

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