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How energy efficiency upgrades support low-income families

ClickGreen provides a detailed article on a recent study that examined the full range of benefits associated with energy efficiency among low-income homeowners, tenants and landlords. 598 more words

Energy Efficiency

Bishop of St Albans asks Government about fuel bill home budgeting

On Thursday 18th June the Bishop of St Albans, Rt Revd Alan Smith, received a written answer to a question to Government on fuel bills and Fuel Direct. 289 more words


New solid wall retrofit system slashing home heating bills

A new solution for retrofitting solid walled homes is making a significant impact in trials in the affordable housing sector with some residents reporting heating bills being nearly halved. 476 more words


Household energy price inflation in New Zealand

Energy prices seem to have been roaring ahead of consumer prices since the first quarter of 2001. Maybe that is a major contributor to fuel poverty in New Zealand and material deprivation among more poor households in the winter. 46 more words

Politics - New Zealand

Moving in the right direction in addressing fuel poverty in England

The 2013 annual fuel poverty report for England was released last week.

The report analyses data from English Housing Survey to measure the impact of fuel poverty in England. 100 more words

Energy Efficiency

Government outputs on Fuel Poverty

The government has provided various outputs on Fuel Poverty:

Statistics: Fuel poverty additional indicators: 2015

Summarises a range of indicators that can provide a useful background to consider alongside the fuel poverty annual statistics report. 63 more words

Government & Policy

Pre-payment meters masking fuel poverty

Pre-payment energy meters are being used to mask the real levels of fuel poverty in the UK.

An investigation by BBC 5 Live has highlighted that more than half a million pre-payment energy meters have been forcibly installed in people's homes over the last six years. 441 more words

Fuel Poverty