The deeper benefits of stone wool insulation
ROCKWOOL has launched “Origins”, a new campaign which takes customers on a journey to explore the deeper benefits of stone wool insulation. “Not all mineral wool insulation is the same,” says Warren Dudding, Marketing Director at ROCKWOOL UK. “That may seem obvious to us, but to our customers, it’s sometimes difficult for them to appreciate […]Read More
New report shows huge benefits energy efficiency could bring to the UK
A new report from Cambridge Econometrics has revealed the huge benefits of a national energy efficiency programme and also shows up the gaps in party conference commitments, says Josh Robson, Head of Public Affairs at Knauf Insulation The cheapest and most secure energy available is that which we don’t use. However, as energy bills are […]Read More
NIA to host workshop on tackling fuel poverty in solid wall properties
The National Insulation Association (NIA) is hosting a special workshop on 23rd July aimed at helping to solve issues with fuel poverty in solid wall properties in private housing. Recent analysis undertaken by the NIA and Centre for Sustainable Energy has identified that there are around 1.5m households living in fuel poverty in solid wall […]Read More
Green Deal: 'Boost to the flagging scheme'
“The announcement by DECC that more money will be available to householders in England and Wales from June who install energy-saving measures, such as insulation and new boilers under Green Deal, will be a much needed boost to the flagging scheme. Stronger incentives have always been required to drive take-up; this scheme offers a level […]Read More
ECO extension 'causing headaches in insulation sector'
Research from thinktank IPPR has shown the extent of damage that is being caused to the UK insulation and green home improvements sector following the reduction in scope of the Energy Companies Obligation (ECO). Following a deal between the government and the UK’s energy providers to reduce annual bills for property owners across the country […]Read More