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National Grid has published a report on the Net Zero Energy workforce, and very welcome it is. Particularly the figure below showing that decarbonisation not only delivers 400,000 jobs, but does so across every region and nation. We’ve been doing...
There are around 4 million UK households in fuel poverty, who find it hard to heat their homes due to low incomes, high fuel bills and hard-to-heat homes. This has consequences for the health of the residents and society. Yet...
This week the Labour Party has published its plan for improving the UK’s housing stock, cutting carbon emissions by 10%, preventing 1,500 early deaths and reducing energy bills for low income households. This plan used research based on Parity Projects’ housing stock...
The Home Front in the Climate Emergency  This week Parliament has declared a Climate Emergency, the Committee on Climate Change has reassessed the UK’s carbon targets down to net zero, and Greenpeace has recommended that all UK buildings are zero...
Today’s report from the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) finds that today’s homes are unfit for the challenges of the 21st century. It could not be clearer: We cannot meet our climate objectives without a major improvement in UK housing. We will...
BEIS aims to consult on a market framework for heat networks this summer, following its response to the Competition and Markets Authority’s Market Study and the Industry Heat Network Task Force report Shared Warmth. This week the Heat Networks Investment Project (HNIP) has opened...
This week the Government announced it is raising the spending limit that caps the liability of  private sector landlords for the energy efficiency of their properties. We believe that this prod to the market is cold comfort and sends the...