Inside Housing: Client Verdict on GHG-funded Scheme

The October 2022 edition of Inside Housing magazine features an article by Rykneld Homes. Titled “On Time and On Target – Green Homes Delivery Success,” it reports on the timely completion of a £12 million, large-scale decarbonisation project funded by the Green Homes Grant Local Authority Delivery (LAD) scheme.

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Community Support in Bradford

SBS is currently delivering an energy efficiency retrofit scheme in the Wyke district of Bradford on behalf of the social housing provider Incommunities Limited. The work is being delivered under the Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund (Wave 1). It entails fitting new windows and doors, removing incorrectly installed external wall insulation (EWI) and replacing it with a new EWI system on 35 properties.  

On a second, related scheme, also based in Wyke, we will be undertaking similar works on 72 properties, while simultaneously installing new replacement roofs.

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£1.5bn of Energy Efficiency Funding

At the end of September 2022, the UK government announced additional funding for Phase 2 of the Home Upgrade Grant (HUG) scheme. Worth up to £700 million, it will operate in tandem with the previously announced Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund (SHDF) Wave 2 funding, which will have a value of up to £800 million. The total of available energy efficiency funding has therefore now been raised to £1.5 billion.

HUG, SHDF Wave 2
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