Worst energy-wasting landlords to be outlawed

Government will regulate against landlords with the least energy efficient properties

The government has decided to crack down on landlords who rent out the least energy efficient housing by introducing new regulations.

Previously the energy and climate department (DECC) had hoped these landlords would improve their heat-leaking properties voluntarily, with only the threat of regulation held in the background. But lobbying by housing and energy conservation groups has persuaded DECC secretary Chris Huhne to change his mind.

Please sign in or register to continue.

Sign in to continue reading

Having trouble signing in?

Contact Customer Support at
report@ends.co.uk
or call 020 8267 8120

Subscribe for full access

or Register for limited access

Already subscribe but don't have a password?
Activate your web account here