Junk mail trashes ‘green’ goals

Junk mails and cold calls from UK businesses are turning people off energy efficiency measures such as the Green Deal. That’s according to the Energy Saving Trust (EST), which found a third of households in the UK are receiving “irrelevant” marketing information everyday and 80% are receiving them at least once a week. The social […]

Green Deal will boost demand for ‘green’ upgrades

Demand for ‘green’ upgrades will be boosted by the Government’s Green Deal scheme as more than half of homeowners in the UK are interested in taking energy efficient measures – especially double-glazing. That’s the view of the Energy Saving Trust after a survey of more than 2,000 adults showed 22% of householders have purchased double-glazing […]