How can the Green Deal support local economies? Policy lessons from Birmingham Energy Savers

LWM_GDpolicybrief_coverThis policy briefing, based on dissertation research by Anna Watson, uses a range of perspectives on the experience of Birmingham Energy Savers to learn lessons about how Green Deal policy could better contribute to strengthened local economies and maximise opportunities for local supply chains.  It concludes with recommendations for local and national government and should be useful reading for all those involved in the development of the retrofit agenda.

Click here to read the Policy Briefing.

Our thanks to Anna for her sterling work on this research, which gained her a well-deserved distinction.