29 October 2018
European shy away from the high costs of greener housing
Many wouldn’t pay to reduce environmental impacts of living in their home; some say they do enough already.
- 55 percent in Europe agree they could do more to make their homes greener. Of this group, 47 percent say lack of funds is a problem
- 82 percent in Europe say government subsidies on energy-efficient appliances for their homes would be “useful”
- Affordability requirements trump those of sustainability