Open consultation

Energy Company Obligation (ECO3): improving consumer protection

Summary

We're seeking views on the Energy Company Obligation (ECO3) scheme, detailing proposed changes to the scheme which runs until 2022.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

We’re seeking views on proposed changes to the current Energy Company Obligation (ECO3) scheme. This includes:

  • incorporating the TrustMark Government Endorsed Quality scheme into ECO3, as a route to demonstrating compliance with the most up to date relevant PAS standards and to ensure a sufficient consumer protection process and guarantees are in place
  • technical changes to the way First Time Central Heating is treated under the scheme

The consultation will be of particular interest to:

  • energy suppliers
  • energy efficiency manufacturers
  • installers and trade bodies
  • groups interested in fuel poverty issues
  • local authorities

but anyone with an interest in energy efficiency and fuel poverty issues is welcome to respond.

Documents

ECO3 consultation: impact assessment

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Ways to respond

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Email to:

beisecoteam@beis.gov.uk

Write to:

ECO: Energy Efficiency and Local Directorate
Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Level 2 Orchard 3
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET

Published 9 July 2019