CIPFA raises concerns over council company

By Martin Ford | 27 October 2021

Sutton LBC has been told it will have to invest more money into a troubled low-carbon energy project.

An independent review by the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) has found officers were ‘overly optimistic’ about the financial case for the Sutton Decentralised Energy Network (SDEN) when it was given the go-ahead in 2015.

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