Apr 9, 2020, 11:15 AM by OFTECScottish energy policy must fairly provide for rural consumers living in some of the country's lowest standard homes, says OFTEC in its response to the recent 'Energy Efficient Scotland: Improving energy efficiency in owner occupied homes' consultation.Full story
Mar 10, 2020, 15:49 PM by OFTECNew figures have revealed that oil heated households in the UK continue to enjoy the lowest energy bills compared to other off-grid homes, with the promise of a greener ‘drop-in’ replacement fuel on its way.Full story
Changes to energy efficiency standards for rented homes could disproportionately affect rural landlordsJul 18, 2019, 15:57 PM by OFTECMinimum Energy Efficiency Standard (MEES) regulations for privately rented homes in England and Wales are a vital step towards tackling fuel poverty and carbon reduction but could prove a major financial challenge for landlords to meet, especially those with properties in rural areas, says OFTEC.Full story
Jun 5, 2017, 15:42 PM by OFTECOFTEC has welcomed moves announced in the main party manifestos towards improving domestic energy efficiency and carbon reduction but says these measures don’t go far enough in supporting the 970,000 oil using homes in England and Wales.Full story
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