Energy Saving Trust to offer broader advice

November 2007
Utility Week;11/23/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of the Energy Saving Trust (EST) to expand its reach by launching one stop shops across Great Britain to supply green advice to householders. The shops are part of the Green Homes initiative announced by environment secretary Hilary Benn. The Green Homes Service will offer broader advice than that given by existing energy efficiency advice centres. The service is also intended to offer householders a range of financial support.


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