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Energy is one of the main grant-giving areas because substantial government funding is available to reduce our impact on the environment.

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pdf Current Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation (NAO) This report from the National Audit Office states that The Department of Energy and Climate Change’s Green Deal design not only failed to deliver any meaningful benefit, it increased suppliers’ costs – and therefore energy bills – in meeting their obligations through the ECO scheme. File size: 971KB Published Date: 18/04/2016 Download
pdf Current Investigation into the DECC’s loans to the Green Deal Finance Company (NAO) The National Audit Office reports that the Department of Energy and Climate Change’s Green Deal design not only failed to deliver any meaningful benefit, it increased suppliers’ costs – and therefore energy bills – in meeting their obligations through the ECO scheme. File size: 232KB Published Date: 18/04/2016 Download
pdf Current Consultation response: A review of the Feed-in Tariff scheme This document summarises the consultation responses. See page 11 onwards for the summary of decisions. File size: 1MB Published Date: 15/03/2016 Download
pdf Current How to build more homes, faster (Housing and Finance Institute) This report sets out proposals to solve the effects these restrictions are having on greater housebuilding. It recommends Infrastructure Dependencies Mapping at a local and area level where Councils and LEPS work together to understand the requirements for utilities within an area. File size: 1MB Published Date: 14/03/2016 Download
xlsx Current Local Sustainability Fund allocations The LSF, administered by the Big Lottery Fund, is providing up to £20 million of government funding to high-impact voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations. This is the list of the first 133 organisations to receive funding. File size: 12KB Published Date: 14/03/2016 Download
pdf Current Understanding the likely poverty impacts of the extension of Right to Buy to housing association tenants This report from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation predicts a widespread sell-off of bungalows, to fund the right to buy extension for housing association tenants. The report calls for bungalows and sheltered housing to be exempt from the initiative. File size: 764KB Published Date: 03/03/2016 Download
pdf Current Savills housing market note: rents and returns (October 2015) A useful, visual summary of the housing market from Savills, focusing on the Private Rented Sector. File size: 250KB Published Date: 22/10/2015 Download
pdf Current Government response to feed-in tariff pre-accreditation - September 2015 This document is the government response to the ‘Consultation on changes to Feed-in Tariff accreditation’ which sought views on a proposals to remove preliminary accreditation from the Feed-in Tariff scheme File size: 405KB Published Date: 09/09/2015 Download
pdf Current Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation (ECO): monthly statistics (August 2015) This release presents the latest statistics on the Green Deal (GD) up to the end of July 2015 and the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) up to the end of June 2015. File size: 914KB Published Date: 20/08/2015 Download
pdf Current Building in the green belt (RTPI) - August 2015 A report into commuting patterns in the Metropolitan green belt. Did you know that only 7.4% of commuters actually travel to London by train on a regular basis, despite living within easy walking or cycling distance of a station. The majority of commuters (72%) instead travel by private vehicle, mostly driving to jobs within their hometown and to other places not in London. File size: 1MB Published Date: 17/08/2015 Download
pdf Current Alert - Government says no more funding for Green Deal The Department of Energy & Climate Change announced on 23 July 2015 that there will be 'no further funding to the Green Deal Finance Company', claiming it was to protect taxpayers and 'in light of low take-up and concerns about industry standards'. File size: 94KB Published Date: 23/07/2015 Download
pdf Current Summer Budget 2015 - brief summary This is a brief summary of the Summer Budget 2015 and some of the implications for social housing. File size: 144KB Published Date: 08/07/2015 Download
pdf Current Electricity Demand Reduction Pilot - Phase II Handbook This document provides guidance for organisations wishing to take part in Phase II of the Electricity Demand Reduction Pilot. File size: 1MB Published Date: 16/06/2015 Download
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