Few realise that double glazing systems save a family between 12 and 25 per cent of energy consumption, particularly during winter, as it retains heat that is generated indoors. In summer, one can save almost the same percentage if the glass is covered by a canopy. This week, I announced the launching of another scheme geared towards encouraging the installation of double glazing and roof insulation in homes. By the end of 2012, such installations will be eligible to assistance of up to 15.25 per cent ...read more