17 Jan '12, 2am

@GregBarkerMP

For the Coalition Government, tackling climate change, securing our future energy supplies and making an ambitious transition to a low carbon, high growth economy is an urgent and vital task. Energy efficiency lies at the very heart of our strategy. It means being smarter about the energy we use - making the most of a precious resource and eliminating waste. As families and businesses face rising energy bills, the cheapest energy is the energy we don't use. In a world of increasing energy prices, market volatility and reliance on imports, being efficient with energy has never been more important. Growing numbers of families and households are struggling to pay their energy bills. We estimate this year up to 4.1 million households will be in fuel poverty in England alone. On top of this, the UK building stock is among the most inefficient in the world and responsible for 43...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/opinion/2137875/greg-bark...

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