5 important takeaways from the government's 'Powering Up Britain' plan

View over London of homes with solar panels with a sun setting in the distance
"Powering Up Britain" plan aims to improve energy efficiency in UK homes (Image credit: Getty images)

"Powering Up Britain" refers to various initiatives and actions aimed at increasing energy generation and improving energy efficiency by the UK government in order to meet its Net Zero Growth Plan.

The government has published plans to greater invest in renewable energy sources, such as wind power and solar panels, in order to reduce the country's dependence on fossil fuels and meet its carbon reduction targets.

Joseph Mullane
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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.