- Green Homes Grant opens for business today to help homeowners upgrade their homes and save up to £600 a year on their energy bills
- tenants also benefit from the new measures, with consultation launched on upgrading private rental properties by 2028 as well as new scheme for social housing
- new work will be created for accredited tradespeople in green construction, supporting 100,000 jobs across the UK
- £3 billion plan to upgrade buildings an essential part of building back greener from coronavirus and reaching net zero emissions by 2050
Homes, schools and hospitals across England are set to be greener and cheaper to run thanks to a £3 billion plan to upgrade the nation’s buildings – the biggest in a generation.
Starting today, homeowners can sign up for big savings on upgrades to their homes under the government’s £2 billion Green Homes Grant, with an additional £1 billion announced to improve