IntroductionPrevious successes of aligning with nationalschemes.Planning for new sources of Financial AssistanceGreen DealEnergy Company Obligation
2 Key PointsDifferent roles for Green Deal andECO‘Green Deal is not optional’
Green Deal‘Local Authorities are expected to be keyplayers in the delivery of Green Deal…’Green Deal removes a key barrier i.e. costThe wider opportunities for LocalAuthorities; Economic growth Investment Jobs
Green DealProvider – direct provisionPartner – working with commercial providersand community partnersPromoter – acting as advocates
ECO – Carbon Saving ElementSolid Wall InsulationNon-standard cavity wall insulationWhere these measures are installedsuppliers can also score accompanyingmeasures such as loft, glazing, draughtproofing and district heating
ECO – Affordable Warmth ElementMeasures that reduce the notional cost ofheating the propertyBoiler repairs includedNot district heating (except new schemes)Qualifying benefits applyPrivate tenures only
CSCoWill focus on low income householdsand areas£190m per annum to March 2015Around 250,000 insulation measureswill be delivered by March 2015.
CSCo Areas15% most deprived LSOAs from IMDAll homes eligible including social housingSuppliers can deliver up to 20% inneighbouring LSOAs
CSCo RuralEligible Rural Areas15% of all CSCo activity (minimum) will be in ruralareas.Two ways in which a household will be eligible;A household is within a settlement <10,000 and isin receipt of the qualifying benefitsA household is within or adjoining one of thequalifying areas if that area falls within asettlement of fewer that 10,000 inhabitants.
ECO Affordable Carbon SavingCarbon Saving Warmth Communities £760M £190M £350M ANY MEASURE SWI, non THAT REDUCES SWI, CWI, LOFT standard CWI COST OF HEATING DEPRIVED PRIVATE COMMUNITIESHARD TO TREAT TENURES, LOW + INCOME RURAL AW
Transition to ECONot all details are set out yet.Recent consultation on ‘In Use’ factorsAppears to be provision for energy companies tocontinue with their obligations beyond 31stDecember 2012 as a mitigation against futureenforcement.
What does this mean?Quite complex for householders to understandDifferent offers for householdersNeed for coordinated approachesWorking with supply chainArea based approaches