Government unveils flurry of energy efficiency promises

Madeleine Cuff
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Green Finance Strategy contains host of pledges to spur more progress on energy efficiency, but campaigners warn it does not go far enough

The government has today promised to turbocharge the deployment of energy efficiency measures in buildings across the UK, with the proposal of a number of reforms to the various mechanism that incentivise...

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