Insulation News Archive
Under new plans, those who adopt the government's Green Deal shortly after it is launched could receive generous amounts of cashback.
It is up to the Department of
The rise of the sustainability agenda for businesses across the UK has brought a number of opportunities and risks for firms, it has been stated.
Peter Richardson, director at energy and environment management outsourcing and support provi
UK property owners have been advised of the need to more effectively manage their energy use in order to make considerable savings both financially and in terms of their carbon output.
According to research carried out by the Department fo
The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) is celebrating the delivery of the first homes as part of its ongoing efforts for the regeneration of Plymouth.
In total, 148 new green properties have been developed under the plan, with a focus on p
The government's Green Deal scheme could be available to businesses very shortly after its launch.
Earlier reports had claimed that, when the programme launches in
Plans to reduce the emissions of properties across Birmingham have come under fire, with a report by council auditors highlighting serious failings.
The Birmingham Post reports a statement has been published showing how council officials a
Home improvements such as installing insulation can save lives and cut NHS bills, an MP has revealed.
Nottingham South MP Lilian Greenwood said in a recent speech in parliamen
Millions of UK homeowners will miss out on taking part in the Green Deal as they are unaware of the details of the scheme.
This is according to a survey conducted
Small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the east of England are set to receive free mentoring regarding the benefits of the Green Deal as part of a new initiative.
Homeowners across the UK are set to benefit from free insulation and home energy efficiency advice from retailer B&Q, it has been revealed.
The company has committed to providing a dedicated call centre for home energy efficiency queri
Stroma Certification has become the latest organisation to be affiliated with the government's flagship energy efficiency initiative the Green Deal, with the firm set to h
Individuals embarking on self-build projects have been advised of the importance of considering the positioning of a new home to maximise energy efficiency.
Julie Morgan, an urban design and planning consultant, said planning a self-build
The Green Deal remains in a state of flux at present in terms of the impact it is likely to have on how companies market themselves, it has been revealed.
Phil Turley, business manager for Kommerling UK, said the energy-efficiency programm
Demand for the latest energy-efficient technologies for UK homes will be significantly increased following the launch of the Green Deal, a sector expert has claimed.
A spokesperson for Husky Heat Pumps said the government's flagship energy
One-third of Brits would install loft insulation straight away after learning that it could lower their energy bills, according to new research.
E.ON discovered that one in four Brits is ruling out loft insulation for fear that the work is
The Treasury has declared its intent to fight an EU declaration that the full rate of VAT must be charged on insulation and other energy-saving products.
A ruling from the European Commission issued this week states that the UK government
Hundreds of homes across Staffordshire are set to benefit from a home improvement scheme that will include the installation of boilers and external wall insulation.
Some 208 council properties and 55 private households in Bucknall and Chel
Consumers in East Hampshire have saved a combined total of tens of thousands of pounds through a council-backed cavity wall and loft insulation project.
Known as Insulate Hampshire, the scheme has so far benefited 609 East Hampshire homes
Tens of thousands of householders in the north-east have benefited from loft and cavity wall insulation since 2008, new figures have shown.
Climate change minister Greg Barker has claimed the government's Green Deal legislation will have a serious effect on how the insulation market works and offer consumers u
The National Landlords' Association (NLA) has suggested people who rent out property should consider taking advantage of the government's current home insulation scheme, which
The government has released new figures suggesting that one in six people in Sussex are living on the energy breadline, with the spiralling cost of bills making life increasingly difficult for consumers.
Overall, across Brighton, Wealden,
The coalition government has announced plans to bring the Green Deal energy efficiency market into operation, potentially cutting down on energy bills for millions of cons
Free loft and cavity wall insulation are being offered to all residents across Waveney and Suffolk as part of a campaign supported by the county council.
The Department for Communities and Local Government has announced the introduction of new measures to tackle the growing problem of cowboy builders in the UK.
Communities minister Andrew Stunnell revealed a raft of new checks that will hop