Most Green Deal “cashback” spent on new boilers


Most of the money claimed via the Government’s Green Deal “Cashback” scheme went on replacement boilers, according to new official figures, writes Energy Live News.

Four-fifths (80%) of the “cashback” which householders could get for installing energy saving measures went on boilers.

The rest was for solid wall insulation (13%), loft insulation (5%) and cavity wall insulation (2%).

Overall £13.3 million was paid out by the end of September 2014. Out of 16,253 vouchers given out, 14,490 vouchers had been paid.

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