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Green Deal ´in tatters´ as
no-one registers

Telegraph [UK], by James Hall

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Posted By:JoniTx, 11/17/2012 2:01:00 PM

The Green Deal encourages homeowners to take out a loan to make their house more energy-efficient. The project goes live in 10 weeks but households have had since October 1 to have their home assessed for the scheme prior to its launch. However Greg Barker, the climate change minister, has admitted that “no assessments have yet been lodged” on the Government’s official register by homeowners. Luciana Berger, the shadow climate change minister, described the Green Deal as a “shambles” and said its launch is “lying in tatters”. The Coalition hopes that owners

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: trackman999, 11/17/2012 2:06:38 PM     (No. 9020828)

Climate change minister? Minister of propaganda would be accurate.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 11/17/2012 2:14:40 PM     (No. 9020839)

Oh, no! Oh, no!

If the Brit houses don´t become more "energy efficient" - - we´re all gonna DIE!

Do you read me? Do you understand? Has it sunk into your skulls? We´re ALL gonna DIE!!!

Aoooooooggghhhh!!!!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/17/2012 2:17:45 PM     (No. 9020844)

LOL.Even Brits aren´t stupid enough to take out loans on something that has a forever payback

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Dante, 11/17/2012 2:22:43 PM     (No. 9020850)

Makes one wonder who would be stupid enough to have their home evaluated by a government "green" drone. Their analysis would have been pre-prepared before they ever set foot on your doorstep.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: KTWO, 11/17/2012 4:45:10 PM     (No. 9021004)

With no one in the program the budget will increase next year.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ocjim, 11/17/2012 7:44:29 PM     (No. 9021199)

The dogs don´t like the Green dog food so increase the advertising budget. Yea, right, that´ll work.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 11/17/2012 8:07:25 PM     (No. 9021215)

Yeah, we would apply but suspect we are not the correct race.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: harper, 11/17/2012 10:03:07 PM     (No. 9021282)

First comes the free assessment, then the SWAT Team...

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