17th November 2022
UK Finance has published a report calling for greater collaboration between finance, government, civil society and business to ‘inspire action, deliver funding and define the standards needed for the greening of the UK’s homes’. The report aims to ramp-up action on the part of all stakeholders in the housebuilding industry to tackle climate change and to provide solutions to rising energy bills and their effect on the cost of living.
The report, ‘Net Zero Homes – Time for a Reset’, sets out UK Finance’s bold recommendations, which broadly align with key targets laid down in the government’s Net Zero Strategy. The recommendations include:
Walker Morris will monitor and report on key developments.
Renewable energy experts within Walker Morris’ Infrastructure & Energy Group work seamlessly alongside the firm’s Residential Builders & Operators and Housebuilder specialists to provide targeted legal and practical advice in relation to the utilisation of renewable energy solutions and sustainable development in the residential real estate context.