08 Jun '12, 1am

More news of Green Deal delays as Finance Company halts work for lack of funding

As Green Deal lurches from one crisis to another the whole thing is rapidly becoming a farce. There is enormous apathy and trepidation among the energy assessor community who are sick to death of successive government's coming up with schemes like this; that fail to deliver and are eventually kicked into the long grass. 20,000+ UK citizens trusted the word of the last Labour government and trained as either home inspectors or energy assessors for the now scrapped Home Information Packs (HIPs). Sadly the coalition have learnt nothing from the previous government's mistakes and are blundering along with this ill conceived scheme which, if it ever gets off the ground, will simply be dominated by the "Big 6" energy companies and blue chip companies alike. SME's and self employed GDA's will simply not get a look in. With all the cock ups, scandals and u turns this government ar...

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