In November 2016 the Government detailed its proposed changes to the Standard Assessment Procedure. This is the methodology used to assess and compare the energy and environmental performance of dwellings. Here at LEC we’ve taken a look at the details and highlighted our thoughts on some of the proposals:
1. Updating Carbon Emission Factors – we agree that the change is welcome due to the move towards cleaner production of electricity, through more gas than coal power plants across the UK.