Policies and Reports

Policies and reports are vital to our industry and on this page you will find the most recent and important. Click on the relevant heading to download the full reports.

The Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation Consultation

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Insulation: The Facts & Figures

Following requests from members we have produced the attached Insulation: The Facts & Figures document for use with your PR and Marketing activities.

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May 09 2009 - Response from the National Insulation Association to the Community Energy Saving Programme (CESP) Consultation

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20th April 2009 – Amendments to the Carbon Emissions Reduction Target Consultation

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September 08 - London Assembly’s Environment Committee

Response to increasing insulation levels in London's homes.

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September 08 - EFRA Committee enquiry

Energy efficiency and fuel poverty.

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September 08 - Communities and Local Government Consultation

Response from NIA on EPCs and the establishment of the Green Homes Service.

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April 2008 - Scotland Climate Change Bill

Response from the NIA to the recent Scotland Climate Change Bill

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March 2008 - Energy End Use Directive

Response to: "Consultation on the promotion of energy end-use efficiency and energy
services. Implementing Article 5 of Directive 2006/32/EC in the UK."

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January 2008 - CERT Policy Update

Details on the progress through Parliament of the Carbon Emissions Reduction Target Bill (CERT) are available to download below.

Download PDF (Commons Debate CERT)

Download PDF (Lords Approve Electric & Gas)

Download PDF (CERT Explanatory Memorandum)

September 2007 – Energy Supplier Obligation 2011

The Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes (EEPH) response to DEFRA's call for evidence on Household Supplier obligation from 2011.

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August 2007 – NIA response to Carbon Emissions Reduction Target (CERT) 2008 – 2011

This submission is from the insulation industry and has been produced by the National Insulation Association (NIA) in association with the Cavity Insulation Guarantee Agency (CIGA).

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June 2006 – NIA response to the Northern Ireland efficiency Levy

This consultation will shape the framework of the Energy Efficiency Levy from March 2007 and is of vital importance to the insulation industry in Northern Ireland.

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April 2006 – NIA Response to 2006 Energy Review

The Government invited responses on its 2006 Energy Review which considered how the UK could best meet its energy requirements.

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February 2006 – Green Alliance report on "fiscal incentives"

The NIA has been campaigning for some time now for fiscal incentives to encourage the installation of insulation measures. These incentives could take the form, for example, of rebates on Council Tax or lower Stamp Duty on house sales when insulation is installed.

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October 2005 – Scottish Executive consultation on fuel poverty

The Scottish Executive launched a consultation into "Future Fuel Poverty Programmes" in Scotland. In its response, the NIA pointed out that the insulation industry in Scotland fully supported the Executive's programmes and the contribution they have made to reducing fuel poverty across Scotland.

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