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Government confirms future of ‘winter lifeline’
Post on 14th Oct 2020
The UK Government has today confirmed the immediate future of the Warm Home Discount (WHD) energy rebate scheme which was due to end in March 2021 and has now been extended for a year.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
News Release, Warm Home Discount
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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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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
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
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
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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