Following on from the Lib Dem green proposals (here) the Goldsmith – Gummer team have pusblished the Tories take on become green and crbon zero.
Among issues which affect the construction and fm sector are :
a doubling of landfill tax for business
a planning presumption against the building of more out of town supermarkets in an attempt to revive and diversify town centres and local, family-run businesses.
The Tories in the run-up to the launch focused on measures to improve energy efficiency in the home including offering big cuts in stamp duty to home-owners who make their homes carbon efficient.
source – Guardian