5 important net zero changes that could affect what you do to your home

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Rishi Sunak has announced a number of changes to the government's net-zero policies (Image credit: Shutterstock)

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has announced a major shake-up of the government's net zero policies. These include changes to the Boiler Upgrade Scheme for ground or air source heat pumps as well as delays to the rollout of eco-friendly policies.

There has been criticism from manufacturers, which have invested heavily in green technology, but now been told deadlines for a switch-over have been pushed back.

Joseph Mullane
News Editor

News Editor Joseph has previously written for Today’s Media and Chambers & Partners, focusing on news for conveyancers and industry professionals.  Joseph has just started his own self build project, building his own home on his family’s farm with planning permission for a timber frame, three-bedroom house in a one-acre field. The foundation work has already begun and he hopes to have the home built in the next year. Prior to this he renovated his family's home as well as doing several DIY projects, including installing a shower, building sheds, and livestock fences and shelters for the farm’s animals. Outside of homebuilding, Joseph loves rugby and has written for Rugby World, the world’s largest rugby magazine.