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Three Rivers District Council

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… design. We have secures Green Homes Grant funding to alleviate fuel poverty in 100+ homes across the district Three Rivers District has the highest number of publicly- accessible electric vehicle charging points in Hertfordshire. Developed a comprehensive county- wide Water Action Plan in collaboration with all key water-related stakeholders to ensure sustainable water management…

… 80,000 car journeys annually (saving an estimated 40% of carbon emissions with the same journeys made by a small car). Since 2020 we have: • Secured Green Homes Grant funding to alleviate fuel poverty by improving energy efficiency in over 100 dwellings across the District. • Helped residents recycle 64.1% of their waste – the highest proportion of waste recycled, composted or reused…

… as soon as possible. 17 Efficiency of Existing Buildings Domestic energy use accounts for 27% of carbon dioxide emissions in Three Rivers. Over two-thirds of properties in Three Rivers are energy inefficient, with an EPC rating below a C. Three Rivers District Council has secured Green Homes Grant funding to lift over 100 homes out of fuel poverty in 2021, and reduce energy-related…

Wiltshire Council

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… out in the meeting agenda, to be published on 5 January 2021. Latest news releases 3 November 2020 - Cabinet agrees to new zero carbon council houses and energy efficient improvements 3 NOvember 2020- Cabinet gives go ahead to deliver the first phase of the Salisbury River Park scheme 20 September 2020 - Businesses encouraged to take part in green homes grant scheme 14 July 2020 - Update…

Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council

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…. Housing and Energy Conservation TMBC has been provisionally allocated £332,903 Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery Phase 2 funding to help improve the worst energy efficient homes occupied by low-income households across all tenures Offer energy efficiency advice to landlords and identify properties with a Deliver deep retrofit energy efficiency measures to up to 80…

Wychavon District Council

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…. In July 2020, the Chancellor announced a £2 billion Green Homes Grant scheme in England for projects such as insulation as part of a wider £3 billion plan to cut emissions. Under the Green Homes Grant scheme, the Government will pay at least two-thirds of the cost of home energy-saving improvements. 3.2 Worcestershire context Worcestershire LEP’s 2014 Strategic Economic Plan outlines…

… technologies through initiatives such as the new Green Homes Grant. • Facilitate a domestic bulk solar PV buying scheme. • Work with social housing providers to deliver carbon neutral housing schemes. • Run targeted energy efficiency awareness campaigns aimed at residents. • Promote development of further renewable energy schemes in the district including solar PV and geothermal. • Consider…

Maidstone Borough Council

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… to the insulation of their homes, but it is likely that the homes that have been improved could beneft from further insulation works and improved heating systems. There are still a signifcant number of poorly insulated homes where improvements in efciency would lower heating costs and so reduce carbon emissions and fuel poverty. The Government’s Green Homes Grant Scheme, due to open for applications…

… Scheme and/or the Green Homes Grant Scheme to retroft insulation to our temporary accommodation and top up any funding shortfall. Use technology to support home working, reducing commuting to work Ensure the buildings we let move towards a high standard for carbon reduction 24 Theme 8 - Communications Our communications…

Wyre Forest District Council

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… in place. Internal funding used for fuel poverty assistance where external funding not available. For more information visit our energy efficiency page. Develop and co-ordinate energy efficiency schemes, utilising external funding e.g. Energy Company Obligation (ECO), Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery Scheme, Sustainable Warmth. Health and Sustainability Private Sector Housing team…

Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council

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… will be published at the beginning of each calendar year. WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HELP Newcastle Net Zero Pledge ACTION 1 I will improve the energy efficiency of my home using the checklist here and sign up for the Green Home Grant here. NET ZERO PLEDGE FOR INDIVIDUALS We invite you (our residents, young people and businesses) to support the city as we transition to Net Zero by pledging to take three simple…

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Sunderland City Council

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… Economic Regeneration 2020/21 Both Low Low 3.05.2 Monitor on an annual basis if planning applications are meeting low carbon design standards In progress City Development Economic Regeneration 2020- 2025 Both Moderate Moderate 3.06 Pursuing funding for energy retrofits 3.06.1 Green Homes Grants Programme In progress Corporate Services Property Services 2020/21 City Low Moderate 3.06.2…

… residents to any relevant grant schemes such as Green Homes Grant Programme (3.06.1) In progress Neighbour- hoods Community Resilience 2020/21 Both Low Moderate Sunderland Low Carbon Action Plan December 2020 Page 14 A ct io n R ef Action P ro je ct R ef Project Status of Project D ir ec to ra te Service Area T im es ca le s C o u n ci l o r ci ty t a rg et Benefit…

Boston Borough Council

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… to support the carbon reduction agenda and environmental projects, a Sustainable Development Officer to focus on ensuring our planning functions support the climate change agenda and a Sustainable Housing Officer to deliver energy efficiency improvements to properties primarily through Government Green Homes Grants funding. The first two roles will be permanent. The latter will be a two-year…

… by 2050. Other schemes announced include the Green Homes Grant for improving the EPC rating of domestic properties and further funding streams are anticipated to be coming forward shortly including via the Midlands Energy Hub. There are existing networks such as the Greater Lincolnshire Energy Efficiency Network which have links into Government ministers and are able to raise some of the issues…

High Peak Borough Council

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… Plan Capital Programme Comprehensive review of the options for strategy, delivery and funding required. Consultants to be engaged to assist in strategy and action plan development by April 2022 Submit a proposal and deliver a Green Homes Grants LAD scheme. Head of Assets Head of Finance Head of Housing Head of Assets It is likely that Government funding programmes…

… Service budgets rather than from a specific climate change budget. The work being undertaken this year to assess Council buildings and the Council’s fleet of vehicles will identify measures that will be included in the Council’s Capital Investment Programme. The specific budgets related to development of the Plan for the financial year 2021/22 are as follows: £146,850 Green Homes Grant

Mansfield District Council

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…: Green Homes Grants - Phase 1A improving 51 properties due to finish shortly Phase 1B – 22 properties signed up in Pleasley and Ladybrook Planning approved March 2021 for first Passivhaus scheme in the district for 4 dwellings at Saundby Avenue HRA programme includes new development of 99 homes built to Future Homes Standards. Parks and Open Spaces: Working with the Sherwood Forest Trust…

… Delivery plan Please note: A more comprehensive delivery plan will be developed to reflect the themes contained within this strategy, which will include more detailed actions and milestones, identify co-benefits and financial resources (where known). No. ACTION Progress update Milestones 7 Housing Green Homes grants. Implement Social housing decarbonisation pilot. Develop Passivhaus…

Sevenoaks District Council

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… and energy saving (Ongoing) Hold a Green Summit in bringing together groups, organisations, companies and experts to engage and inspire residents (Short Term) Participate in Zero Waste Week Promote the Green Homes Grant Include useful information on the Net Zero 2030 webpage and ensure that the page is kept up to date Green travel Promote low carbon travel (Ongoing…

Cambridge City Council

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… guidance for homeowners and landlords Environmental Services, Corporate Strategy December 2021 2.5 Bidding for central government funding available for retrofitting energy efficiency measures to private homes, including future rounds of the Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery (LAD) scheme Environmental Services Annually as opportunities arise 2.6 Taking enforcement action…

South Derbyshire District Council

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… Taken (2019/20). Theme Actions already started. Heat Accessing and administering Green Home Grants to support retrofitting private homes. Delivering an on-line low carbon homes event to engage businesses with retrofit opportunities. Ongoing limited retrofit of Council…

… Reduce energy DSP3 S – Identify opportunities for Mine Water- District Heating Network for Swadlincote £23.1k 0 200  Tbc Renewable energy sources 2021 2022 Eliminate energy costs DSP4 H- Green Home Grant/LAD funding delivery of retrofit measures to private and tenanted houses. Phase 1= £568k Phase 2= £425k 0 1,500 Tbc Renewable energy sources 2021 2022…

Chichester District Council

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… for tackling fuel poverty across the county. The role of the partnership involves jointly bidding for funding, outlining local plans of action, intervention and governance structures that contribute to positive partnership working across West Sussex. In September 2020, CDC joined with other nearby local authorities to bid for funding from the Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery fund Phase 1a…

… that will be improved in the District is unlikely to be far into double figures. CDC has applied with other local authorities for a second phase of funding Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery fund Phase 1b and has yet to hear the outcome. There will be another phase of Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery money and the Council is looking into applying for that, either on its own or as part of a group…

King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council

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… change. 4. We have promoted ways to reduce our residents carbon footprints through our website. 5. We have amended and expanded our website content to allow for transparency and to publish recent updates and documents. 6. We encouraged and promoted the Government Green Homes Grant voucher scheme. 7. We have participated in King’s Lynn Climate Concern workshops. 6. Strategy Phase 1…

Gedling Borough Council

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… their income. As a council, we have been awarded £784,000 via the Greens Homes Grant to retrofit 95 properties with solid wall insulation and solar panels, targeting properties with an EPC rating of band D or lower. However, beyond this, we intend to support our residents to become more resource-efficient in terms of energy and water usage through the support and promotion of retrofitting schemes…

… will not only assess how services are currently configured to ensure that we maximise annual budgets to reduce our carbon impact, but we also need to seek to maximise grant and project funding to support the delivery of the strategy. Currently, we have successfully made bids into the Green Homes Grant, Salix Low Carbon Skills Funding and the Homes Upgrade Grant (HUG). However, we also need to explore…

Copeland Borough Council

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… Forest ✓ The Council is part of a successful Cumbrian Consortium securing Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery Phase 2 and Sustainable Warmth programme, which combined will bring c.£4m funding into Copeland to help decarbonise private housing stock ✓ Increased planting of native species in parks and open spaces and reduced use of fertilisers, pesticides and herbicides ✓ A number…

…, upskill members of the community and address financial vulnerability.            Carbon Net Zero project Nuclear Decom. Authority Nuclear, Energy & Sustainability A series of projects to reduce emissions associated with the Sellafield and LLWR sites.            Green Homes Grant Phases and Homes Upgrade Grants District Councils Strategic Housing…

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