In July 2020, the Chancellor announced
£2 billion of support through the Green Homes Grant (GHG) to
save households money; cut carbon; and create green jobs. Guidance.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
invited LAs, working with their local partners to apply for funding
(£200M) to be used to improve the energy efficiency of
low-income houses living in their area. The CosyDevon partnership
comprises of all Devon authorities, including Devon County Council,
as well as Community Energy Groups to improve the energy efficiency
of homes in Devon particularly targeting households who are living
in fuel poverty. The CosyDevon partnership, led by Devon County
Council, agreed to submit a bid to BEIS for this funding
opportunity and to explore opportunities to bid for a further round
of this funding to be released later in the year.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/09/2020
Decision due: 1 Sep 2020 by Head of Service Delivery and Improvement
Contact: Alison Dolley, Private Sector Housing Team Leader Email: email@example.com.