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Policy

Working to promote ambitious policymaking

Promoting ambitious policymaking is an important part of Energy Saving Trust’s mission.

We work to influence UK governments to develop a positive and effective policy framework for sustainable energy. This involves directly working with civil servants and collaborating with other stakeholder agencies.

Our policy work is informed by our contact with households, businesses and public administrations, and from our cross-UK and international insight.

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Energy Saving Trust welcomes Welsh Government’s commitment to net zero

9 February 2021

The Welsh Government has committed to net zero emissions by 2050, while setting ambitions to reach the target sooner.

We must seize the opportunity for improved home energy efficiency

25 January 2021

We must use 2021 to put in place a fair and affordable programme to upgrade our housing stock.

How the new US President plans to tackle the climate emergency

21 January 2021

We take a closer look at the new US President's plan to tackle climate change.

New energy white paper sets out ‘fair and affordable’ transition to net zero

15 December 2020

The UK Government has released a new energy white paper, which sets out how the UK will clean up its energy system…