A year on from the start of a trial to allow home owners
to add the cost of insulation and heating appliances to their
rates bill and the Dunedin City Council has underwritten more
than $2 million in loans. Dan Hutchinson looks at the
popularity of the Warm Dunedin scheme. About $2 million has
been loaned to hundreds of Dunedin home owners to insulate
and heat their houses under the scheme.