Frustrated energy efficiency campaigner writes open letter to the Prime Minister
Two years on from announcing his ‘uncoupling’ from the failed Green Deal, energy efficiency campaigner, Peter Thom, has written to the Prime Minister to express his serious concerns over the recommendations made in the recently published ‘Each Home Counts’ Bonfield Review. In an open letter to Theresa May, Green Heat’s founder and managing director expresses […]Read More
The Bonfield Review needs "industry buy-in" – says OFTEC
Following the release of the ‘Bonfield Report – Each Home Counts’ in December last year, members of the Competent Persons Forum, hosted by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG), met on 20 January 2017 to discuss the findings. Each Home Counts is an independent review of consumer advice, protection, standards and enforcement for […]Read More
Could ‘Green Deal 2’ be on the horizon? Peter Thom responds to the Bonfield Review
The long-awaited Bonfield Review has been met with some concern by energy efficiency specialist, Peter Thom: The Bonfield Review was commissioned by the Government in July 2015 to look at consumer advice, protection, standards and enforcement to tackle problems within the supply chain, such as rogue traders, poor quality installations and compliance issues. The review […]Read More
APHC responds to Each Home Counts Review – Will there be a "duplicate layer of requirements" that installers will have to meet?
The Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors (APHC) has expressed its views on the recently published Each Home Counts Review. Originally the Bonfield Review, the Each Home Counts Review was published shortly before Christmas and outlines recommendations to improve energy efficiency in the UK and encourage the uptake of renewable technologies. Commenting on behalf of […]Read More
5 things installers need to know about the "Each Home Counts Review"
The much-awaited “Each Home Counts Review” has been published, which looks at how to improve energy efficiency, and encourage uptake of renewables in the UK. The independent review was carried out by Dr Peter Bonfield, OBE, (previously referred to as the ‘Bonfield Review’), who was asked by the Government to examine and make recommendations on how […]Read More