Gareth Davies

Low heat pump uptake in UK – Report finds

The number of heat pump installations by December 2023 was less than half of planned projections, while uncertainty regarding the role of hydrogen in home heating is hampering investment and effective planning, a new National Audit Office (NAO) report has found. Home heating represents 18% of UK greenhouse gas emissions. Government sees heat pumps as […]

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Green Homes Grant Voucher Scheme spent £50.5million in admin costs

A report by the National Audit Office has highlighted the failings of the Green Homes Grant Voucher Scheme, including the lack of interaction with installers. Should all current applications be processed, the scheme will have upgraded an expected 47,500 homes, at a cost to the taxpayer of about £314 million. Of this, £50.5 million is […]

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