TITLE

Home heat and energy savings plan tabled

AUTHOR(S)
Milne, Roger
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Utility Week;2/13/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the plan of the British government to launch an ambitious heat and energy saving strategy in February 2009. The strategy would give local authorities an important role in improving the energy efficiency of homes and involve suppliers and generators in community-based measures to save energy. Included in the strategy is a so-called renewable heat incentive.
ACCESSION #
37205447

 

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