Germany reveals new £47bn plan to make buildings more energy efficient

Retrofitting has been considered 10 times more impactful than building new homes by German officials

North London homes get £27.8m low carbon funding

This will see low carbon heating installed at properties in Tottenham and Wood Green

‘Greener homes can lead to £1,800 energy bill savings’

They can also add £10k to the value of a property, a new report claims

‘Heatwave-related deaths to triple by 2030’

This comes as the UK is set to experience record 40°C temperatures this week

London leaders look to upskill construction workers for net zero

This is after 91% of industry professionals felt the sector wasn’t ready for the changes needed

Manchester building and retrofitting low carbon homes

A third of the city’s homes will be retrofitted by 2032, the council has said

Net zero pledge for British properties

The BPF is urging its members to commit to the milestone by 2050

By 2050, climate change could take 200k properties

This is as sea levels rise alongside temperatures

Low carbon homes hit Leicester

The new homes produce 75% less carbon than typical houses

Edinburgh’s first ‘net zero’ housing gets underway

The complex will provide 75 green homes for residents