Green scheme take-up slated

Suzie Neuwirth
CARILLION’S chief executive Richard Howson yesterday said the government had not given enough support to early adopters of energy efficiency scheme the Green Deal.

“Take-up has been very slow and I don’t expect that market to pick up in 2014,” he told City A.M.

The FTSE 250 support services firm’s revenues fell seven per cent in 2013, due to the rescaling of its UK construction business.