Guidance to English Energy Conservation Authorities: the Home Energy Conservation Act 1995
- Department of Energy & Climate Change and Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
- Part of:
- Energy efficiency in buildings
- First published:
- 26 July 2012
- Last updated:
- 4 January 2017, see all updates
Updated guidance to help local authorities in England improve the energy efficiency of their residential housing.
Guidance to English Energy Conservation Authorities issued pursuant to the Home Energy Conservation Act 1995
PDF, 444KB, 19 pages
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The guidance, issued under the Home Energy Conservation Act 1995, asks local authorities to publish a report on their plans to achieve improved energy efficiency by 31 March 2017 (thereafter by 31 March 2019 up to 31 March 2027).
Local authorities will be required to identify practicable and cost-effective measures likely to result in significant energy reduction in all residential accommodation in their area.
Published: 26 July 2012
Updated: 4 January 2017
- Updated guidance for preparing reports for 31 March 2017.
- Updated version of HECA guidance
- First published.