20 Mar '12, 1pm

Greg Barker makes it easier for SMEs to become #greendeal providers, #Ecobuild

Speech by Greg Barker at the Ecobuild Conference Tuesday 20 March Check against delivery I’m delighted to be here at the Ecobuild conference. We have come a long way since I spoke about the Green Deal at this conference last year. We are now entering the final stretch up to the launch of the Green Deal this autumn. When the Coalition was formed one of our first pledges was for this to be the Greenest Government ever. At the heart of this pledge- particularly given the tough economy we inherited - is energy efficiency. In a world of increasing energy prices, market volatility and rising energy imports, energy efficiency has never been more important. That is why we are creating something brand new - the Green Deal. It is truly revolutionary. It will help homeowners, landlords and tenants get a whole range of home improvements beyond insulation, including a whole range of fr...

Full article: http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/news/ecobuild/ecobu...

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