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Energy crisis will double average heating bill from April 

Energy crisis will double average heating bill from April 

Posted on 03/12/21
Fuel poverty charity National Energy Action has today warned average domestic energy bills have already soared by over £230 per customer compared to last winter.
Nation / Region: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales,
Content Type: News
Tags: Cold Homes, Energy Costs, Energy Markets, Energy Tariffs, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty, Housing Standards, Net Zero
New report highlights UK won’t reach net zero without support for poorer households

New report highlights UK won’t reach net zero without support for poorer households

Posted on 30/11/21
Charities warn recent broken manifesto promise means the poorest households, living in least efficient homes are set to miss out on up to £750 a year cut to their energy bills
Nation / Region: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales,
Content Type: News
Tags: Cold Homes, Debt, Decarbonisation, Energy, Energy Costs, Energy Markets, Energy Tariffs, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty, Inequality, Net Zero
Cost of living in the UK soaring up to its highest level in a decade

Cost of living in the UK soaring up to its highest level in a decade

Posted on 17/11/21
Today the Office for National Statistics released their forecast of consumer price inflation. Inflation rose steeply in October to its highest rate in nearly a decade. The ONS also highlighted the key driver is increased household energy bills.
Nation / Region: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, UK, Wales,
Content Type: News
Tags: Consumer Protection, Energy Costs
Vulnerable ‘pay as you go’ energy customers put at ‘needless’ risk during pandemic
Vulnerable ‘pay as you go’ energy customers put at ‘needless’ risk during pandemic
Post on 28th Jun 2021
A new report released today [Tuesday 29th June] highlights that more than 2 million ‘pay as you go’ customers with older ‘legacy’ energy meters were put at needless risk during the pandemic.
Nation / Region: England , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
News, Smart Meters
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Ofwat guidelines for water companies in supporting residential customers pay their bill, access help and repay debts: a consultation
Ofwat guidelines for water companies in supporting residential customers pay their bill, access help and repay debts: a consultation
Post on 16th Jun 2021
Millions of utility customers are struggling to pay their utility bills.
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:News
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Understanding the significance of the outcomes of the water affordability review
Understanding the significance of the outcomes of the water affordability review
Post on 26th May 2021
Jess Cook – Project Development Manager (Water Poverty) reflects on the significance of the outcomes of the water affordability review
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:News
Water, Water Poverty
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Charity comments on Independent Review of Affordability Support in Water
Charity comments on Independent Review of Affordability Support in Water
Post on 26th May 2021
Today (26th May 2021) is the launch of the Consumer Council for Water’s (CCW) Independent Review of Affordability Support in Water.
Nation / Region: England , UK , Wales
Content Type:Media Press Releases
Ofwat, Policy and Advocacy, Water, Water Poverty
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The Green Home Grant’s demise must prompt urgent action to help the poorest households
The Green Home Grant’s demise must prompt urgent action to help the poorest households
Post on 29th Mar 2021
NEA’s Director of Policy and Research, Peter Smith, reflects on the latest Government announcements
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:News
Blog, Decarbonisation, Energy Efficiency, News
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Debt Awareness Week: it’s time to take #TheFirstStep
Debt Awareness Week: it’s time to take #TheFirstStep
Post on 25th Mar 2021
NEA’s water poverty lead Jess Cook reflects on the challenges facing those struggling with debts, and encourages them to take #TheFirstStep
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Debt
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NEA responds to Environmental Audit Committee report calling for front loading of energy efficiency spending to help fuel poor households
NEA responds to Environmental Audit Committee report calling for front loading of energy efficiency spending to help fuel poor households
Post on 22nd Mar 2021
the Environmental Audit Committee has published a report on how to improve the energy efficiency of the UK’s building stock.
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:News
Energy Costs, Energy Efficiency, Fuel Poverty, Housing, Housing Standards, Measures
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Siemen’s Energy Transmission Solutions UK name NEA as their Charity of the Year
Siemen’s Energy Transmission Solutions UK name NEA as their Charity of the Year
Post on 16th Mar 2021
We’re delighted to announce that the Manchester office of Siemen’s Energy Transmission Solutions UK is the latest organisation to name NEA their charity of the year.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Wales
Content Type:News
Charity, Partnerships
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Fuel poverty charity National Energy Action calls for more urgent action to end fuel poverty
Fuel poverty charity National Energy Action calls for more urgent action to end fuel poverty
Post on 04th Mar 2021
Today [4th March 2020] the UK government released the latest statistical trends and analysis on fuel poverty in England, based on data from 2019.
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