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All a load of greenwash?

Fiona Russell-Horne

If a man knows not to which port he sails, no wind is favorable. I’m not sure this government is really committed to improving the country’s green credentials. There. I’ve said it. Oh sure, individuals within government are probably convinced of the need to improve our use of energy – …

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How green is your scheme?

Fiona Russell-Horne

There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts It’s a truth universally accepted that the UK construction industry is a major contributor to our carbon emissions and our negative impact on the planet. So, it’s great to see CO2nstruct Zero – the CLC …

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Haven’t we been here before?

Fiona Russell-Horne

I can get no remedy against this consumption of the purse: Borrowing only lingers and lingers it out, but the disease is incurable For a long time after the demise of the Green Deal, the coalition government’s overly complicated energy efficiency scheme for householders, the industry talked of the need …

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Chancellor to announce voucher scheme for home insulation

The Green Homes Grant, to be announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer this week, will give hundreds of thousands of homeowners vouchers of up to £5,000 for energy-saving home improvements, a move which the Treasury hopes will help to support more than 100,000 jobs in the industry. Rishi Sunak …

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