Demand for EPCs grows by 31%
Elmhurst’s DEA members in England and Wales have seen record levels of growth in the last 18 months with lodgement volumes having grown by 31% - perhaps surprising considering the lack of national energy efficiency initiatives and a sluggish sales market.
The number of EPCs issued in the private retail sector has grown by over 200% in the same period - a dramatic growth which could have three possible drivers:
Whatever the driving force, this is a welcome boost for energy assessors in England and maybe a prediction for what might happen in Scotland when minimum energy standards are planned to arrive next April.
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