The Economy

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:59 pm on 8th July 2020.

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Photo of Caroline Lucas Caroline Lucas Green, Brighton, Pavilion 4:59 pm, 8th July 2020

The right hon. Gentleman is making a powerful case. As well as insulation, does he agree that we need to make sure we have zero-carbon homes going forward? Some 2 million homes have been built since the Climate Change Act 2008 came into being that now need to be retrofitted. Does he agree that the Government must bring forward the future homes standard, and that they were wrong to scrap the zero-carbon homes standard?