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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
Welsh Government releases new plan to end misery of cold homes
Welsh Government releases new plan to end misery of cold homes
Post on 30th Sep 2020
The Welsh Government has published a consultation on plans to tackle fuel poverty in Wales. NEA Cymru welcomes the opportunity to make sure this is the strongest possible response to the misery of cold homes in Wales.
Nation / Region: Wales
Content Type:News
Energy Efficiency, Fuel Poverty, News Release
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Llywodraeth Cymru yn rhyddhau cynllun newydd i ddod â diflastod cartrefi oer i ben
Llywodraeth Cymru yn rhyddhau cynllun newydd i ddod â diflastod cartrefi oer i ben
Post on 30th Sep 2020
Heddiw mae Llywodraeth Cymru wedi cyhoeddi ymgynghoriad ar gynlluniau i daclo tlodi tanwydd yng Nghymru. Mae NEA Cymru yn croesawu’r cyfle i sicrhau mai hwn fydd yr ymateb cryfaf posib i ddiflastod cartrefi oer yng Nghymru.
Nation / Region: Wales
Content Type:News
Cymraeg, Energy Efficiency, Fuel Poverty, News Release
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Frontline organisations warn of a difficult winter ahead for fuel poor households if urgent action isn’t taken
Frontline organisations warn of a difficult winter ahead for fuel poor households if urgent action isn’t taken
Post on 19th Sep 2020
A new report released today warns of significant hardship for fuel poor households in the coming winter, as a potent combination of higher energy use resulting from staying at home for longer is mixed with reductions in income.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Fuel Poverty, Impacts, Policy & Research
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Empowered by Energy: Advice and support for refugees and asylum seekers
Empowered by Energy: Advice and support for refugees and asylum seekers
Post on 26th Aug 2020
Empowered by Energy is a unique energy awareness project empowering newly recognised refugees to the UK, often struggling to survive on extremely low incomes, to overcome the language barrier, understand new energy systems and save money.
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:News
Advice, Community Networks, Partnership Working, Projects
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Warm Minds
Warm Minds
Post on 26th Aug 2020
Warm Minds is a small-scale pilot project in London, the South East and East of England, which aims to reduce the impact of fuel poverty and help support people with mental health issues and their carers, to reduce their energy consumption, use energy mo
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:News
Advice, Community Networks, Projects
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Finding solutions to fuel poverty through technical research
Finding solutions to fuel poverty through technical research
Post on 26th Aug 2020
NEA works with a range of clients, including local authorities, housing associations, network operators and manufacturers to understand how technology and innovation within the energy sector can help improve the lives of those living in fuel poverty.
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:News
Innovation, Research, Technology
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Supporting families in Liverpool
Supporting families in Liverpool
Post on 26th Aug 2020
Keeping Warm and Healthy educates some of the most vulnerable families with young children on solutions to fuel poverty and fuel debt, linking energy use with healthy cooking and eating.
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:News
Impacts
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Energy Storage in North Devon
Energy Storage in North Devon
Post on 26th Aug 2020
More than one in ten households in North Devon are in fuel poverty, with many off the gas grid and relying on electric night storage heating.
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:News
Innovation, Measures, Research, Technology
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Life through gas: Connecting Homes for Health
Life through gas: Connecting Homes for Health
Post on 26th Aug 2020
Cold and damp housing conditions impact on health and wellbeing. As well as causing or exacerbating serious physical health conditions such as strokes, heart attacks and asthma, they can contribute to other issues such as poor mental health, stress.
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:News
Community Networks, Health, Impacts, Measures, Partnership Working, Projects, Research, Warm Home Discount
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