Insulation News: Vouchers up to £5,000 to be Issued in England, Government to Confirm

Insulation being installed
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Homeowners across England are set to receive vouchers of up to £5,000 as part of the Green Homes Grant scheme, to make energy-saving home improvements such as installing insulation, chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to announce on Wednesday.

The Green Homes Grant scheme will provide £2bn for projects such as ensuring houses are properly insulated. This is part of a wider £3bn plan to cut carbon emissions. 

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.