April’s EPC legislation changes could see landlords face fines of thousands

Landlords are being urged to adhere to new regulations for their properties or face thousands of pounds of fines. April’s EPC legislation changes would mean non-domestic property owners could incur fines of up to £150,000 from Apr 1, 2023. With regulations being tightened by the government from April 1, now is a timely reminder to […]

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Is it time that all properties had a minimum efficiency standard? Asks Worcester Bosch

Martyn Bridges – Director of Technical Communication and Product Management at Worcester Bosch – has welcomed the arrival of the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) for privately rented properties in England and Wales, but suggests that owner-occupied properties should also be included. Minimum efficiency standards for rented properties will go a long way towards reducing […]

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Xylem raises concerns over Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES)

Xylem has raised concerns about potential discrepancies regarding the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES), which could impact the legislation’s success. MEES aim to improve the energy efficiency of privately rented domestic and non-domestic properties in England and Wales by requesting that such properties reach a minimum Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of E. The legislation, […]

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