10 Jan '18, 12am

Survey: UK business energy efficiency targets "lack ambition"

Survey: UK business energy efficiency targets "lack ambition"

The UK's energy efficiency policy framework has once again fallen under the spotlight, with a new survey suggesting the majority of green businesses believe current industry targets are not nearly as ambitious as they should be. A poll of Environmental Industry Commission (EIC) members published yesterday reveals significant dissatisfaction over the government's existing plans to improve energy productivity. Respondents called for a major overhaul of energy efficiency policies to introduce new tax incentives to boost uptake of efficiency measures and reform building energy performance certificates. Related articles New York to confirm landmark fossil fuel divestment plan BusinessGreen Leaders Awards 2018 launches with call to celebrate green economy success Kia revs up electric vehicle push 'Breakthrough': Wales First Minister offers 'substantial investment' to help kick-s...

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