Government eyes energy efficiency targets for UK mortgage lenders

Cecilia Keating
clock
The UK has the largest mortgage market in Europe
Image:

The UK has the largest mortgage market in Europe

Mortgage lenders could face targets to achieve an EPC rating of C across their portfolio properties by 2030 under consultation proposals

Mortgage providers could be required to publish the energy efficiency data for their property portfolios in addition to facing Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) targets, under new proposals from the...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Investment

Why the government should stick with sticks to deliver energy efficiency

Why the government should stick with sticks to deliver energy efficiency

Minimum energy consumption standards for products and rented homes have galvanised improvements in energy efficiency in recent years, argues Andrew Warren

Andrew Warren, British Energy Efficiency Federation
clock 17 May 2022 • 5 min read
Example of an office refurb by the UK Green Building Council

World Green Building Council launches new Circularity Accelerator

New programme aims to help global building industry achieve long term net zero goals

clock 16 May 2022 • 4 min read
Tech Nation and PwC launch Net Zero X programme

Tech Nation and PwC launch Net Zero X programme

New service aims to help climate tech scaleups turbocharge their growth plans

James Murray
clock 16 May 2022 • 2 min read