Share this on:
 E-mail
6
VIEWS
0
COMMENTS
 
SHARES
About this iReport
  • Not vetted for CNN

  • Click to view timmsen's profile
    Posted February 6, 2014 by
    timmsen
    Location
    Dallas, Texas

    More from timmsen

    Abney and Abney Associates Green Solutions - The energy efficiency 'savings' that are just hot air

     

    Loft insulation will save you up to £180 a year, says the government – and a new boiler will cut as much as £310 off your bills. But the first official study on the true impact of energy efficiency measures installed in British households indicates that the financial savings have been around half the amount promised.

     

    In a devastating blow for the government's controversial Green Deal programme, an analysis of the figures by a leading environmentalist suggests that the annual savings from loft insulation on 21,000 homes tracked by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have been around £15.50 a year, compared with the "up to £180" figure promoted by government bodies.

     

    Read more: http://gavysand.wordpress.com/2014/02/07/abney-and-abney-associates-green-solutions-the-energy-efficiency-savings-that-are-just-hot-air/

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.

    Comments

    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story