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Bishop of St Albans: Energy Meters (Written Answers)

On 18th August 2014, the Bishop of St Albans, the Rt Revd Alan Smith, received answers to two written question on energy meters for lower income households. 311 more words


DUKES: Fuel Poverty Statistics

In the first follow-up to the annual festival of energy statistics – Swapping Beano for DUKES – I shall focus on fuel poverty statistics.

Dukes – the Digest of UK Energy Statistics – is published annually by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. 490 more words

Fuel Poverty

Tackling the poverty premium in Scotland

For the last year, we have been working with several partner organisations in Scotland to find ways of tackling the unfair costs faced by people on low incomes. 605 more words

Partners And Allies

New fuel poverty strategy in UK under attack

While Ministers in the UK set new targets for improving the energy efficiency rating of ‘fuel poor’ homes, Emily Gosden writes in The Telegraph that there are many campaigners who feel the targets are too loosely defined. 529 more words

Energy Efficiency

The long-promised fuel poverty strategy for England

At last, the Government has produced the fuel poverty strategy paper it promised in December. It falls rather short of what we hoped for. 433 more words

Age UK

£1m community group fund

A modest but useful fund of £1 million is now up for grabs by third sector organisations to enable grass-roots work to provide help and advice to vulnerable consumers. 159 more words