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A price cap on energy bills?

On 17 July 2015, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced that millions of energy customers have been ‘paying too much for their energy bills’. 402 more words

Fuel Poverty

New open access paper on fuel poverty and energy vulnerability

Researchers and policy-makers working on issues of domestic energy deprivation may be interested in a new open access paper stemming from the EVALUATE project. The paper, titled ‘ 70 more words

EVALUATE Activities

Collaborating Towards a Smarter Future

No one individual or organisation can possibly have all the answers to a city wide smart and sustainable energy solution for Leeds.  It is about asking the right people for the right advice. 571 more words

Energy Efficiency

22% of households in Headingley in fuel poverty. Cllr Janette Walker speaks out in Council, including on the Green agenda.

Did you know that Headingley is one of the areas of Leeds with the highest levels of fuel poverty?
– 22% of households in fuel poverty – and that’s an outdated, and probably conservative estimate. 631 more words

Labour Party

Annual fuel poverty statistics report, 2015

by Department of Energy & Climate Change (2015)

This publication provides a comprehensive view of the latest statistical trends and analysis of fuel poverty in England, including the number of households living in fuel poverty, analysis of the composition of the fuel poor group in 2013, projections of the number of households in fuel poverty in 2014 and 2015 and estimates of sub-regional fuel poverty. 6 more words

Healthy Settings

More Woes To Come

Tomorrow the budget cuts will be announced. We already know in-work benefits will be cut, in addition to cuts to other welfare benefits, and a cap on all benefits, rumoured to be £20,000 for areas outside London, including Sussex. 315 more words


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