Green Deal take-up experiences ‘worst month on record’

The number of completed Green Deal plans increased to 883 in February, up from 746 in January, according to the latest Government figures, writes

Under the Government’s flagship energy efficiency scheme, 1,754 Green Deal Plans were in progress at the end of February, compared to 1,721 at the end of January.

The figures are far lower than Government expectations – energy minister Greg Barker has previously said he expected up to 10,000 plans signed by the end of 2013.

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