Energy efficiency update by Rushi Sunak
Updated: Oct 11
On 20 September, the UK government announced yesterday that it would scrap plans to require landlords to improve the energy efficiency of their properties. You can check the BBC website for more details of this announcement by Rushi Sunak
As energy policy is devolved this announcement does not apply to properties in Scotland.
The Scottish Government is expected to publish a consultation later this year on a Heat in Buildings Bill. The bill is expected to set out requirements for property owners in all tenures to improve the energy efficiency of their properties and install heating systems which don’t emit CO2.