Green Deal & ECO

Government under fire for 'misleading' Green Deal adverts

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Government under fire for 'misleading' Green Deal adverts (WB-2.3) The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) may have closed down last month, but it's facing a backlash as its latest advertising campaign in a national newspaper included a series of 'misleading' statements.

The adverts - printed in the Daily Express and sponsored by the Department of...

Unclaimed cashback vouchers cause problems for Green Deal

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Unclaimed cashback vouchers cause problems for Green Deal (Learning and Skills Council) Following the abrupt closure of the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) last month, the Green Deal is facing the pressure once more, as it has been reported by Greenwise that huge sums of money from the fund could be...

Industry responds to GDHIF closure

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Picture from Thinkstock/iStock The recent closure of the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has not been a welcome development among many of the UK's green building bodies.

Having been...

GDHIF end angers Sittingbourne heating installer

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Picture from Thinkstock/iStock The announcement that the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) has now been closed to all new applicants has not gone down well with one Sittingbourne heating installer.

Kent Online reports local company Swale...

UK-GBC 'unhappy with closure of GDHIF'

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Picture from Thinkstock/iStock The UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) has issued a statement highlighting the body's unimpressed stance on the swift closure of the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF).

Launched just six weeks ago, GDHIF...