Gas Boilers Key to Decarbonisation Despite Green Homes Grant Snub, Says Expert

Boilers aren't included in Green Home Grant
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Gas boilers have a key role to play in the future of eco-friendly heating despite being omitted from the Green Homes Grant, an industry expert says. 

David Holmes, founder of Boiler Guide, says he was surprised and disappointed to learn that gas boilers were not one of the eligible improvements permitted under the Green Homes Grant.

Jack Woodfield
News Editor

Jack has worked in journalism for 11 years and was the News Editor for Homebuilding & Renovating from 2019 until the beginning of 2023. He strives to break the most relevant and beneficial stories for self builders, extenders and renovators, including the latest news on the construction materials shortage and hydrogen heating. In 2021 he appeared on BBC's The World at One to discuss the government's planning reforms. 

He enjoys testing new tools and gadgets, and having bought his first home in 2013, he has renovated every room and recently finished a garden renovation.