UK ministers resist calls to reduce VAT on green home improvements | Greenhouse gas emissions

Ministers are resisting calls to reduce VAT on inexperienced household enhancements, in spite of pleas from MPs and builders, as they put together to established out a nationwide tactic for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from residence heating. Heating Britain’s properties accounts for about 14% of the UK’s greenhouse fuel emissions, […]

UK government explores mortgages tied to ‘green’ home improvements | Energy efficiency

The governing administration is exploring plans to link mortgages to inexperienced home improvements by imposing targets for loan companies, to help decarbonise the UK’s ageing and leaky housing stock. Highlighting the transfer in its web zero strategy, posted on Tuesday, the government said it was doing work with mortgage loan […]