With Targets to be reached, Energy Efficiency is Key - Seán Kelly MEP
- Written by SK Office
To most people, increasing Energy Efficiency represents an obvious policy choice both for economic and environmental reasons. Reducing our energy use means lower energy costs for consumers, it means less dependence on external energy suppliers, and it means a reduced carbon footprint by cutting our Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions. Add to this the boost to employment levels that Energy Efficiency can bring to the construction sector by increasing the demand for building renovations and it becomes evident that benefits of striving for a more Energy Efficient system are multiple.