29 Sep '14, 9am

Young people of Britain, cold and expensive to run homes can be yours

David Cameron's plans for 100,000 new homes for first time buyers have been criticised by green builders after it emerged the houses will not be subject to energy efficient building standards. The Prime Minister announced the plan to provide houses on brownfield land at 20 per cent below the market rate for under 40s ahead of the Conservative Party Conference this week. FURTHER READING Green Deal Finance Company warns investors it could be wound up Energy efficiency – From Cinderella to sweetheart? He said the homes would be exempt "from a raft of taxes" and the zero carbon homes standard, which is meant to ensure all other new houses built from 2016 meet tough new energy efficiency criteria and qualify as "zero carbon". The government has already faced criticism for an apparent watering down of the standard after it permitted builders to meet emissions goals through an of...

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