Energy Saving Agreement for the rental sector - 'More with less'

Last updated: 5 November 2017
Covenant with the social housing organisations and private investors organisation to improve energy efficiency of a specified share of their residential housing (rental) by 2020 up to at least specified levels of the energy label system (shares and levels differ per sector). In the energy saving agreement for the rental sector concluded on 28 June 2012, targets were set out for both the social rental sector (housing associations) and the private rental sector. For the social rental sector (around 2.4 million homes) this means energy consumption at the level of label B on average, or an energy index of 1.25 in 2020. For the private rental sector it holds that 80% of the homes must be awarded label C at least