Green Deal incentives research with home buyers (May 2014)

NumbersDECC published research findings on the Green Deal incentive scheme on 1 May 2014.

The research was designed to test the ‘hypothesis that a suitable incentive may encourage recent home buyers to expand the scope of their projects, considering the installation of energy-saving measures.’

Example finding:  ’Participants in the research said that energy efficiency was not explicitly factored into their purchasing decisions, although energy efficiency does become salient in first 18 months of residency for financial and experiential reasons.’

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Source: DECC, Green Deal incentives research with home buyers, 1 May 2014