Between October and December 2020 84% of new homes across England and 87% of new homes in Wales were given an EPC rating of A or B.
City of York Council plans to spend an initial £1m on retrofitting homes starting next summer, bringing around 60 homes up to an EPC C rating.
A huge home retrofit programme and a £6.7bn package to make bills more affordable are among the plans outlined in the Energy White Paper.
Adra’s strategy will see it decarbonise its business activities as well as its existing and new build housing stock.
The housing sector has responded to yesterday’s Spending Review, which featured announcements for housebuilding, infrastructure, and rough sleeping.
Retrofitting the North of England’s homes could create 77,000 jobs in the region by 2035, found a new IPPR North report supported by the NHC.
London Councils has called on the government to give councils an extra £115 million this year to retrofit thousands of homes across the capital.
The Northern housing association is backing for the NHF’s Homes at the Heart campaign, which calls for greater investment in social housing.
A North West housing provider has completed a multi-million-pound project to retrofit sprinklers into more than 1,300 homes in Salford…