Luke Hildyard outlines the key features of Green Deal and ECO, and the potential roles that London Boroughs could play in their delivery.
There is a real danger that London will not receive its fair share of the forthcoming Energy Company Obligation (ECO). ECO is a Government scheme that will mandate the major energy suppliers to deliver specified carbon and fuel poverty reduction targets from homes, estimated to be worth £1.3 billion a … Read more
Future of London has held the first of three seminars focused on how London Boroughs can be “Green Deal Friendly” and drive demand for the mechanism in their area.
Here are the findings from Future of London’s latest seminar examining the impact of the Localism Agenda on economic development across the Capital.
Future of London is partnering with University College London to examine the challenges facing London’s future development in relation to housing, energy, transport and the economy.
The 2008 Climate Change Act commits the UK to an 80 per cent cut in carbon emissions by 2050 on 1990 levels. As a milestone towards this target, the Government is also legally bound to a 34 per cent cut by 2020, and a forthcoming commitment to a 50 per … Read more
Future of London, supported by EDF Energy, host a suite of events addressing the challenges that Boroughs face in implementing the Green Deal and ECO.
Read on for Simon Cavanagh’s report of the Future London Leaders visit to the Olympic park on 28 October: “It’s Friday afternoon in late October and I am being driven around the Olympic site with my Future London Leaders colleagues. The experience is strangely akin to the first act of … Read more