UK alone in tax penalties on energy saving

The UK is alone among the eleven northern EC countries in having a higher rate of VAT on energy-saving materials than on domestic energy use, a parliamentary answer has revealed. Treasury Ministers insist there are obstacles in EC law to ending the anomaly - but they took the opposite tack in Opposition.

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