Tag: HUG

Partnership announced to deliver government’s homes decarbonisation schemes

Salix Finance has appointed PwC, which is working with Turner & Townsend and Arup to deliver the next waves of the Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund and Home Upgrade Grant, managing the schemes on behalf of the Department for Energy Security and Net Zero. Salix Chief Executive Annie Shepperd, OBE, said: Salix has for some time been at […]

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Bristol City Leap’s energy efficiency upgrades to tackle fuel poverty

Bristol City Leap will deliver the Bright Green Homes project across the South West with Home Upgrade Grant (HUG) funding. Bristol City Leap is a new partnership between Bristol City Council and Ameresco, designed to bring in investments of nearly £500 million in low carbon energy projects and create over 1000 jobs in its first […]

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Oxfordshire County Council increases funding for retrofit

Oxfordshire County Council has announced an additional £6.4 million retrofit programme, which aims to carry out home retrofit upgrades of over 300 properties. The funding comes from phase two of the government’s Home Upgrade Grant scheme, announced in October 2022. Councillor Mark Lygo, Oxfordshire County Council’s Cabinet Member for Public Health and Equalities, said: Those […]

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Help to Heat funding announced

The government has announced £700 million Home Upgrade Grant (HUG) funding, as part of the latest Help to Heat package. Up to £1.5 billion is being made available through both the Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund and Home Upgrade Grant schemes, allowing social housing providers and local authorities to submit bids for funding. Local authorities are […]

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