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OFTEC has said that the heating industry has lost confidence in government sustainable building programmes such as proposals for the third Energy Company Obligation (ECO3) scheme.
The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) is leading a new consultation to create guidance for the commercial real estate sector on ensuring a more holistic understanding of carbon emissions throughout their whole value chain.
The UK government will establish a regulatory framework for heat networks with the intention to secure fresh investment and increased industry uptake of the technology, as well as flexibility to accommodate new business models and innovation.
The government has today launched a call for evidence concerning how best to end late payments to small businesses.
The government has set out several key aims that it hopes will overhaul the quality of social housing in the UK. This will include the introduction of a stronger regulator and new standards on home quality that will determine factors such as energy efficient heating.
A third iteration of the Energy Company Obligation (ECO 3) will focus entirely on tackling fuel poverty in low income and vulnerable homes, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has said in response to a recent consultation.
The National Energy Action (NEA) charity has broadly welcomed a government consultation on amending the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme with an extended focus towards ensuring warmth for fuel poor homes.
The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) has argued that the government should double a proposed cap on landlord spending in order to better improve the energy efficiency of private rental properties by allowing for fitting of central heating systems.