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A total of seven in ten UK households say landlords should be barred from renting out homes unless they improve their energy efficiency levels, according to research.
The cabinet for a West Yorkshire council will be asked to approve a £9.2m solar project next week.
Only 3% of renewable heat measures installed under a government scheme are in social homes, according to government figures released today.
A round up of what’s happening in the housing sector this week - 15 - 19 September
A government report into the Green Deal energy efficiency scheme ‘must not fall on deaf ears’, the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) warned this week.
Home Group and the Association of Gas Safety Managers (AGSM) are launching a campaign calling for housing associations to be allowed to force entry to homes that are overdue for gas safety checks.
A trade body has thrown its support behind a private members bill that would require houses of multiple occupation to comply with upcoming minimum energy standards for the private rented sector.
The Scottish voters have spoken. So what comes next? Follow our live blog today to get the housing sector’s reaction to the result.
Social landlords can learn a green lesson from the private sector, says Natalie Owen
When David Cameron had a wind turbine installed at his house, experts estimated that it could save the PM-in-waiting up to 30% on his energy bills.
Zero-carbon obligations can be met through ‘allowable solutions’
The government’s haphazard announcements on sustainability just before recess have left social landlords with a lot of questions
Social landlords should not wait for government targets in order to respond to fuel poverty, argues Steve Grocock
Landlords in Scotland will have to reveal environmental data
A round up of what’s happening in the housing sector this week - 21 to 25 of July.