12 Nov '12, 10am

Government’s Energy Efficiency Strategy published today,

A transformation in the way energy is used across the UK economy could help boost growth and jobs, and investing in energy efficiency could save up to 22 power stations-worth of energy by 2020, according to the Government’s Energy Efficiency Strategy published today. The new Strategy is aimed at changing the way energy is used in sectors such as housing, transport and manufacturing over the coming decades. It also includes immediate action to kick start a revolution in UK energy efficiency, including: £39 million to fund five centres examining business and household energy demand. The five End Use Energy Demand Centres, funded by the Research Councils UK and project partners and led by leading universities, will look at what drives energy demand and how to change future behaviour. An energy efficiency labelling trial with John Lewis. DECC and John Lewis will introduce a pr...

Full article: http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/news/pn12_140/pn12_...

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