Insulation News Archive
Individuals living in West Salford, Greater Manchester have received support in the installation of additional loft and cavity wall insulation over recent month
Many of the big six energy suppliers in the UK have not been fully prepared for the launch of the government's new flagship energy efficiency scheme the Green Deal, it has been claimed.
According to representatives from E.ON and EDF, it is
Property agents in the north-east of England have highlighted a number of concerns regarding the rollout of the government's new energy efficiency initiative the Green Deal.
Local publication Gazette Live reports estate agents in the area
A representative for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has highlighted the many benefits to homeowners that the Green Deal could provide.
Paul Davies, a partner at PwC, stated the scheme is likely to be a slow burner, but ultimately could prove
Properties in York are to benefit from additional cavity wall and loft insulation as Green Deal funds are to be used to boost energy efficienc
A £43 million scheme has been unveiled that will see large-scale insulation installation improvements at 15 tower blocks in Sandwell over t
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has officially launched the government's newest and most eagerly anticipated energy efficiency initiative for property owners across the UK - the Green Deal.
Energy and climate change mini
Property owners across the UK have been urged to ensure their home is adequately insulated this winter in order to keep energy bills to a minimum.
More and more people across the country are suffering from fuel poverty, meaning they lack t
Up to £100,000 in grants is being offered by Halton Council for property owners in the area to carry out insulation installations.
Residents have until the end of March to claim the funds, local publication the Runcorn & Widnes W
The Green Deal Finance Company has officially confirmed its underlying loan rate for funding under the banner of the government's new flagship energy efficiency scheme is to be set at 6.96 per cent APR.
Business Green reports this will mea
Residents of Harrogate are being offered the chance to increase the energy efficiency of their property through free insulation installation work
Assessment fees could be a major stumbling block to the successful uptake of the Green Deal over the coming months, both a number of MPs and consumer groups have stated.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change will be officially launch
The Energy Saving Trust (EST) has announced that with the imminent launch of the Green Deal on Monday (January 28th), it has taken the decision to update its labelling and verification service.
With a range of new materials set to be embra
Secretary of state for energy and climate change Edward Davey has claimed teething problems over the Green Deal will be forgotten in time and the scheme will prove to be a major boost to employment in the energy-efficient building sector.
Knayton Village Institute has received a grant from The Big Lottery Fund to help in the installation of additional cavity wall insulation at the local village h
With less than a week to go until the official launch of the government's flagship and much-vaunted energy efficiency programme the Green Deal, figures from the coalition have shown there has been a major shortfall in activity.
To date, ju
Homeowners in Penarth keen to improve the energy efficiency of their property this winter have been urged to contact the local Home Heat Helpline.
People living in the area are being offered free advice on http://www.knaufinsulati
Stalham Baptist Church in north Norfolk has undergone significant insulation and other energy efficiency improvements in recent months.
The church has spent the last ten months undergoing a major raft of energy efficiency works, EDP 24 rep
Reading Borough Council has received confirmation of its allocation of funding under the government's new flagship energy efficiency scheme the Green Deal.
The local authority has been awarded £280,000 by the Department of Energy and
Carillion Energy Services has been awarded Green Deal Provider status by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC).
Under the accreditation, the company will now be able to offer members of the public a bespoke plan outlining any
Homeowners across Cheshire have been urged to take part in a number of initiatives designed to help them weather the current cold snap more comfortably by investing in the latest in http://www.knaufinsulation.co.uk/en-gb/solutions/insula
The National Insulation Association (NIA) has offered advice to UK property on some of the best ways to boost the energy efficiency of their property this winter.
According to the organisation, investment in http://www.knaufinsula
Individuals keen to avoid costly damage to their property this winter have been advised of the benefits of pipe insulation and lagging.
Figures compiled by
UK property owners continue to be unsure on a number of aspects of the Green Deal, with many of those who are interested in energy-saving improvements to their property confused about what area to invest in.
Research carried out by the Ene
The break between the end of a number of high-profile green initiatives and the launch of the Green Deal and other new schemes later this month has led to a significant number of job losses within the http://www.knaufinsulation.co.uk/en-
The National Insulation Association (NIA) has announced plans for the creation of a new external stakeholder forum for the promotion of greater uptake of http://www.knaufinsulation.co.uk/en-gb/products/thermoshell-solid-wall-i...
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has officially launched its £125 million cashback scheme for the Green Deal.
Property owners across the UK who are keen to embrace energy-efficient improvements to their home are to
The Wrap Up Leeds scheme is set to offer additional loft and cavity wall insulation to homeowners across the city.
Now in its second phase, the Yorkshire
Homeowners keen to improve the energy efficiency of their property could soon be able to invest in solid wall insulation more easily.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has issued a call to those vulnerable members of society who are facing a cold winter this year to take advantage of the myriad schemes that are currently on offer to boost their home's energy ef
The government is set to make it easier for property owners across the UK to access grants for the installation of solid wall insulation by givin
The Scottish government's Universal Home Insulation Scheme (UHIS) is to provide a boost to energy efficiency for property owners in Aberdeenshire over the comi
Dundee City Council has given the go ahead to a new £8 million investment that will focus on improving the energy efficiency for households within its constituency.
The Scotsman reports the scheme will be targeting the Lochee area an
A reduction in VAT for home renovations and improvements is top of the wish list in 2013 for small to medium-sized UK contractors, the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has revealed.
Brian Berry, chief executive of the FMB, said builders
The Green Deal could see lower uptake than might have previously been imagined by analysts as a result of upfront charges that could put off many potential applicants, it has been revealed.
According to director of energy at consumer right
Energy services provider EDF has claimed to have reached its quota for the government's Carbon Emissions Reduction Target (CERT).
The firm states it has carried out http://www.knaufinsulation.co.uk/en-gb/videos/video-space-insulat
The vast majority of the UK public (98 per cent) are failing to grasp the premise of the Green Deal, new research has revealed.
According to a recent poll carried out by the Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA), 62 per cent of respond
A £1.2 million scheme has taken place in Lincolnshire that has seen new affordable homes created that make use of the latest in energy-efficient technologies.
In the first project of its kind to be seen in the county, four new rented