Scheme to provide affordable home insurance for UK properties at risk of flooding will cost three times more than the benefits it brings, warn government advisers. A £180m tax on home insurance to subsidise the premiums of flood-prone households is poor value for money and badly designed, according to the government’s official climate change advisers. Read the Guardian story.
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Should this apply in the UK too? Congress Calls for Greater Transparency of Flood Risks on.nrdc.org/2rzSjTZ via @nrdc
Scepticism is fine if backed up with knowledge. The reality is we are seeing more flooding, more intense rainfall &… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…