New energy efficiency standards are welcome - but government must beef them up

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New energy efficiency standards are welcome - but government must beef them up

MEES rules introduced on April 1 will come to nothing unless tougher requirements are placed on landlords, warns Bioregional's Nicholas Schoon

Not a lot of people know this, but since April 1 it has been illegal for private-sector landlords to rent the worst energy-wasting homes to new tenants. So if you are looking at a home to rent and its...

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