Insulation News Archive
The residents of Weston Colville in south Cambridgeshire are being treated to a new show home that demonstrates the impact making green improvements can make on reducing energy bills.
Local publication the Haverhill Echo reports South Camb
The Association for the Conservation of Energy (ACE) has carried out an industry-wide consultation on measures developers believe could improve the government's flagship energy efficiency scheme the http://www.knaufinsulation.co.uk/en-gb
Property owners across Wales are set to see a change in the energy efficiency of their buildings as part of an ongoing review of Part L of the Building Regulations.
Carl Sargeant, minister for housing and regeneration at the Welsh Ass
A major refurbishment of City College Norwich's Ipswich Road campus is set to get underway in the coming weeks, with the educational facility to benefit from a significant boost to its energy efficiency.
The building was originally built i
The UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) has responded to the publication of the latest Green Deal statistics from the Department of Energy and Climate Change.
The National Insulation Association (NIA) has responded to the recent claims by Labour leader Ed Miliband regarding a potential freezing of energy bills from 2015 should the party get into power.
Neil Marshall, chief executive of the NIA,
A major investment has been made in improving the energy efficiency and carrying out urgent repairs to an historic guildhall in Northampton.
Grade II-listed property Delapre Abbey will receive a combined £400,000 investment from Nort
The Labour Party would scrap the failing Green Deal if brought into power at the next general election, an inside source has claimed.
Building.co.uk reports Labo
The National Insulation Association (NIA) has argued the government's flagship energy efficiency scheme the Green Deal is in need of urgent intervention.
Figures published by the Department of Energy and Climate Change on September 19th hi
The National Landlords Association (NLA) has published a new survey highlighting an increasing sentiment of disillusion concerning the government's flagship energy efficiency scheme.
According to the NLA's latest Landlord Panel Survey for
A raft of properties across Hillingdon are set to receive improvements in their level of insulation as a result of a new local authority-funded scheme.
The Uxbridge Gazette reports Hillingdon Council has launched its new Warm and Cozy
The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has called on the government to make the Green Deal a more attractive prospect to UK homeowners or face the prospect of the sche
The National Insulation Association (NIA) has highlighted the importance of installing the recommended levels of home insulation.
Insulation is one of t
Energy and climate change minister Greg Barker has issued a response to the publication of the latest Green Deal statistics from the Department of Energy and Climate Ch
The new Warm Up North scheme from British Gas has been launched this week (September 18th), which will see the utility provider working in partnership with nine local authorities in the north-east of England.
Targeting homes currently suff
Peterborough City Council is offering aid to property owners across its district by providing grants for free home insulation improvements.
Mayor of Shrewsbury Jon Tandy has taken time out of his busy scheduled to take part in an opening ceremony for a raft of new energy-efficient properties in his constituency.
Mr Tandy attended the handover of homes at Fenton Close and Shelt
Homeowners in Kidderminster are being offered the chance to receive energy-saving advice from Act on Energy.
Covering Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Coventry and Solihull, Act on Energy is a regional programme launched to help property owne
The recently launched Toasty Rochdale energy efficiency scheme is aiming to provide considerable energy and bill savings for property owners across Middleton.
Middleton Township chairwoman and deputy councillor June West and chairman counc
Funding from the Department of Energy and Climate Change has helped in the launch of a new initiative aimed at improving the standard of energy efficiency for homes up and down the UK.
Green Open Homes is the brainchild of partners the Cen
A number of issues have been highlighted by research carried out in Southampton for the Solent Green Deal.
Southampton City Council has carried out a study into poor uptake for the energy-saving scheme to date, with the results revealing m
From the latest energy-saving technology through to the benefits of installing the recommended level of loft insulation, homeowners in Bridpor
Changes to the process for the provision of insulation for 'hard-to-treat properties' under the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) could add hundreds of pounds to household bills, a new consultation ha
Individuals living in properties across Sandwell, West Midlands are set to benefit from energy-saving measures that will see combined savings of up to £38,000 a year.
A total of 74 homes in the area are to be renovated by Wates Livin
The number of cavity wall insulation installations that have taken place across the UK over recent months has been significant
Campaign group Green New Deal is calling on the government to make a massive £50 billion investment to expand the uptake of sustainable technologies.
The Green Deal was touted to be the r
Doncaster Council has launched a new initiative to help homeowners in its area to improve the energy efficiency of their property.
Local publication the Epworth Bells reports up to 2,000 homes in the area have so far benefited under the ne
The National Insulation Association (NIA) has highlighted how up to one-third of UK property owners are currently worried about rising energy costs associated with the heating of their home.
As such, the organisation has advised taking a p
UK energy regulator Ofgem has advised members of the public on how they can improve the energy efficiency of their property and make key savings ahead of the colder autumn and winter months.
The BBC reports some of the biggest savings esti
A new funding option for small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) looking to make energy efficiency improvements to their business premises has been launched by ReEnergise Finance.
The company has unveiled its new ReEnergise SmartEnergy Fi
Property owners across Glasgow are set to receive a considerable boost to their energy efficiency over the coming months following the announcement of a new scheme to deliver funding for green improvements.
A £27 million project has been launched as part of the ongoing Energy Company Obligation to deliver insulation installation improvements for the residents of 35 tower blocks in Solihull, West Midlands.
The work is being carried out b
A freedom of information request from energy efficiency campaign group 10:10 has highlighted the number of properties across the UK that are being let without an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC).
According to official government f