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A Green Deal update: Compare Green Deal Providers and Assessors

As you’ll probably have seen in the news, the Green Deal has now gotten off to a proper start, with 1,803 households having had Green Deal Assessments before the end of February. The number of Green Deal Assessors and Providers … Continue reading

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How to save energy in a rented property

If you live in a rented property that’s anything like mine, it’s energy efficiency leaves a lot to be desired. Happily, the Energy Act 2011 means that from 2016 onwards if you ask your landlord for an efficiency improvement and … Continue reading

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Using the Green Deal with the Feed-In Tariff

After consultation with the European Commission, DECC yesterday confirmed exactly how the Green Deal works in conjunction with the Feed-In Tariff and Renewable Heat Incentive, the two schemes that pay homeowners to generate their own electricity and heat respectively using … Continue reading

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Comparing Green Deal Financing – Not “apples with apples”

The Green Deal All Party Parliamentary Group was in quite a congratulatory mood when they met yesterday. The relief was near tangible in the Minister for Climate Change Greg Barker’s face when he joined the meeting partway through, and rightly … Continue reading

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How to get a free Green Deal pre-assessment

This Monday (28th January) heralded the launch of the much-anticipated Green Deal, a new government scheme aimed at helping both homeowners and renters pay for energy saving home improvements at no upfront cost. More information on the Green Deal can … Continue reading

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How to get a Green Deal Assessment

The Green Deal is a government scheme that helps households to afford low carbon home improvements by providing secure loans, attached to your property rather than being in your name. You pay back the loan through the energy bill savings … Continue reading

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Is the Green Deal a good deal for me?

The Green Deal is a government scheme due to launch at the end of January, aimed at making energy efficient home improvements affordable for everyone. The basic premise is simple – the scheme provides loans for a wide range of … Continue reading

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3 Reasons you shouldn’t wait for the Green Deal

The Green Deal is a government scheme that effectively gives you a loan to fund a broad range of energy saving improvements for your home. It uses a clever mechanism where customers pay back the loan through the savings on … Continue reading

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Customers will be able to pay back their Green Deal loans early

The Green Deal is a government loan scheme for energy saving home improvements which will be open for applications from the 28th January next year. For more information on the Green Deal, click here. Recently the Consumer Credit Act (Green … Continue reading

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Updates to the Green Deal framework: MCS installers qualify as Green Deal installers

As part of the Green Deal’s soft launch in October the framework for the scheme was announced. Now updates to the framework have been released which will come into effect before the launch on the 28th January next year. MCS … Continue reading

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