NEA is currently working in partnership with SSE on a new ‘Take Control’ project which which aims to reduce the wider impacts of fuel poverty and fuel debt for households across England through advice provision and fuel debt training.
The ‘Full of Energy’ education programme is a collaboration with 4 Corners Music Network, a Newcastle-based arts and music group. Together we are finding creative ways to commemorate NEA’s 35th anniversary through three strands of community arts work. The activities are focused in Newcastle but will provide a legacy for the future and resources that… Read more »
Forces for Warmth is a collaborative project between NEA and The Royal British Legion (an armed forces charity that provides lifelong support to the forces community), working alongside other local charities across the East Midlands. Forces for Warmth is a pilot project that is trialling new ways of working with members of the ex-serving (and… Read more »
NEA is currently building upon a successful partnership with EDF Energy to deliver a third year of the ‘Improving Energy Efficiency In Communities Project’ which aims to reduce the wider impacts of fuel poverty for households across England. As part of this successful project NEA is providing FREE basic energy awareness training to frontline practitioners… Read more »
Implementing the NICE Guidance on excess winter deaths and illness and the health risks associated with cold homes To provide Leicestershire householders living in cold homes with a single point of contact via a telephone helpline. The project particularly targets those with existing health conditions which are exacerbated by living in a cold, damp home.
Smart Up is a cross-European project, funded by the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 grant fund. Through this three-year project NEA will work with partners in Malta, Italy, Spain and France to increase knowledge of and engagement with smart meters amongst 5000 vulnerable consumers. Based on the premise that the more vulnerable customers are supported to understand… Read more »
The Northern Exposure project is managed by NEA Northern Ireland and funded by the Public Health Agency. It is an action based, community development project, designed to tackle the high levels of fuel poverty found in Belfast. It promotes energy efficiency services to tackle heating and insulation problems of low income households by working in partnership with statutory, community and… Read more »
The North West Fuel Debt Advice Network meetings are free to attend and enable practitioners and advisers from the advice sector, energy agencies and voluntary groups to consider issues that affect the provision of fuel debt advice and seek to progress initiatives that can support this work through sharing of good practice and valuable networking… Read more »
The Community Action Partnership is a £1.1 million programme delivered by NEA and British Gas, in partnership with councils across the UK. It is running from April 2014-March 2016 and will help to bring affordable energy and improve the lives and prosperity or residents, equipping the local community with the tools they need to deal… Read more »