Green Homes Grant receives the largest number of applications before its big exit

Nealy 31,000 applications were made last month for energy efficiency improvements

Homes in Northern England ‘will be harder hit from the scrapped Green Homes Grant’

Nearly 223,000 homes in northern regions are estimated to miss out on the chance to install green measures, according to a new report

E.ON recruits for 100 new roles to support LAD scheme of Green Homes Grant

The firm will hire electrical installers, roofers and safety assessors

Government ditches Green Homes Grant

Responding to the announcement, EnergyUK said scrapping the scheme before it got off the ground will undermine trust

UK unlocks £562m Green Homes package for 50k households

The funding will support the installation of green measures, including heat pumps, insulation and solar panels

Glasgow’s energy efficiency scheme ‘slashes more than half a million tonnes of CO2’

The initiative delivered insulation measures to bring energy bills and carbon emissions down

Leeds to inject £100m into energy efficient council houses

Measures include ground and air source heat pumps, district heating networks and solar panels

Insulation the big winner of Green Homes Grant

The most common measure installed was loft Insulation, followed by cavity wall according to BEIS

National Insulation Association calls on government to extend £2bn Green Homes Grant

The body’s concerns stem from the lifespan of the initiative which is considered to be too short to deliver the ambitious government’s target of 600,000 homes

Scientists develop transparent wood ‘five times more thermally efficient than glass’

The new material, which uses wood from the fast-growing, low-density balsa tree, proves to be more durable and lighter than glass, according to research