Does the UK have the right idea about insulation?
In a recent article from the BBC, it was announced by Prime Minister Gordon Brown that people would be able to receive free or half priced insulation for their homes. The program (or programme for our English friends) involves providing assistance to all homeowners to combat the sharp increase in energy prices. The program will cost approximately £910 million.
A major concern for the industry, and many homeowners, is the time it will take to insulate the approximately 15 million homes that would be eligible under the scheme. (more…)