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24/02/2021

19 organisations representing or working within the energy efficiency and low carbon heating sector have written to Government Ministers, highlighting the importance of the continued and successful delivery of the Green Homes Grant Voucher Scheme (GHGVS).

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Professional Indemnity Insurance Survey

17/02/2021

INDUSTRY MEGA-POLL TO TRACK IMPACT OF PI INSURANCE CRISIS

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Exclusive to members of the National Insulation Association: on-site NVQ training, with 70% funded by the Green Homes Grant

18/01/2021

The NIA is delighted to announce its partnership with Think Construction Skills to exclusively offer members 400 heavily subsidised places on their NVQ level 2 courses in Insulation and Building Treatments

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NIA responds to the Sixth Carbon Budget

01/09/2020

National Insulation Association welcomes the Sixth Carbon Budget – the world’s first roadmap for a fully decarbonised economy. The Committee on Climate Change has today called for a reduction in buildings through a fabric first approach; by 2030, just over a third of emissions abatement should come through the installation of energy efficiency improvements.

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The NIA welcomes extension to the Green Homes Grant scheme

18/11/2020

Reaction to Prime Minister's Ten Point Plan

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NATIONAL INSULATION ASSOCIATION CALLS FOR GREEN HOMES GRANT SCHEME TO BE EXTENDED

12/10/2020

The National Insulation Association (NIA) has written a letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer today calling for the £2 billion Green Homes Grant Scheme (GHG) to be extended.

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National Insulation Association Virtual Conference/Workshops 2020

01/09/2020

Sponsored by CoreLogic UK, the hugely popular event is the UK’s leading event for insulation professionals.

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Energy efficiency groups urge Chancellor to introduce street by street energy efficiency retrofit scheme

03/07/2020

Ahead of the Economic Statement scheduled next week, nine energy efficiency industry groups have come together to write to Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP, calling for the introduction of major energy efficiency stimulus within the UK economic recovery package.

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BLOG

29/06/2020

Chairman of the NIA, Derek Horrocks explores how kickstarting energy efficiency could support economic stimulus programmes and get Britain moving, supporting new and existing jobs and boosting economic activity at speed and at scale. Energy Efficiency activity could get Britain moving again

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NIA calls for street-by-street energy efficiency revolution to support economic recovery and protect the NHS

29/06/2020

Improving UK homes could create 8,000 new jobs, reduce carbon emissions, drive down energy bills, alleviate fuel poverty, and save the NHS £1 billion, say the National Insulation Association (NIA) in its latest report. As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic,  a unique opportunity exists to accelerate the low carbon transition and build a stronger, more resilient Britain – and we can begin by kickstarting the Home Upgrade Grant Scheme promised in the 2019 Conservative Manifesto.

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NIA Annual Conference and Gala Dinner: 22 April 2020

17/02/2020

The National Insulation Association’s Annual Conference and Gala Dinner will take place on Wednesday 22nd April 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Birmingham. A key event for the insulation and construction industries, the daytime conference will take as its main theme: “UK Energy Efficiency Policy: 2020 and Beyond.”

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NIA announces exciting new plan for 2020

27/11/2019

The NIA 2020 plan summarising the key areas of focus and commitment for the next twelve months. If you are interested in working with us in 2020 or becoming a member, please take the time to read the Secretariat plan and get in touch. We hope to have you on board for a year that promises to be extremely exciting and a critical phase in the development of the industry.

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National Insulation Association (NIA) announces new secretariat

07/10/2019

National Insulation Association announces new secretariat - Ecuity Consulting LLP (Ecuity)

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Nearly 11% of English households ‘were still in fuel poverty in 2017

13/06/2019

A new statistical release from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy shows more than 2.5 million households were still affected

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