MHCLG Consultation sets out proposals for Future Homes Standard

Includes proposals to increase the energy efficiency requirements for new homes in 2020, as well requirement that by 2025 all new homes should to be built without gas boilers and fossil fuel heating systems. Also proposes changes to the building regulations on ventilation and efficiency requirements and the role of councils in delivering the best energy standards from developers. Consultation runs for 14 weeks - closing date 10th January 2020