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Heat Decarbonisation: Potential impacts on social equity and fuel poverty
Heat Decarbonisation: Potential impacts on social equity and fuel poverty
Post on 16th Sep 2017
NEA commissioned this report to help stimulate debate on the policy options we must consider as we seek to decarbonise heat alongside delivering fuel poverty strategies across the UK. It helpfully draws out some of the tensions and challenges we face in changing the way in which we heat our homes, and the authors help us to consider the cost implications and distributional impacts of different funding mechanisms.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type: Publications
Carbon Emissions, Decarbonisation, Research
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Understanding Carbon Monoxide Rise in Households Vulnerable to Fuel Poverty
Understanding Carbon Monoxide Rise in Households Vulnerable to Fuel Poverty
Post on 15th Sep 2017
This research investigated the relationship between fuel poverty and carbon monoxide (CO) risk in households on low incomes and in vulnerable situations.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type: Publications
Carbon Monoxide, Fuel Poverty
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Heat Pumps for Park Homes, Basingstoke (CP753)
Heat Pumps for Park Homes, Basingstoke (CP753)
Post on 06th Sep 2017
This project was delivered by YES Energy Solutions in collaboration with Basingstoke and Dean Borough Council to establish running costs of air-to-air source heat pumps (ASHP) in a park home setting, ultimately reducing heating costs for residents of Attwood Close park home site; examine customer satisfaction levels with ASHPs as a heating system; and provide a case study to be applied for future park home sites.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type: Publications
Air Source Heat Pump, Heat Pump, Park Homes, Technical
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Installation of intelligent heating controls, weather compensators, boiler flue gas heat recovery systems (CP751)
Installation of intelligent heating controls, weather compensators, boiler flue gas heat recovery systems (CP751)
Post on 06th Sep 2017
This project was delivered by Northwards Housing Limited. The project involved the installation of Honeywell evohome intelligent heating controls, Potterton MultiFit gas-saver flue gas heat recovery systems, and Potterton MultiFit weather compensators.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type: Publications
Flue Gas Heat Recovery, Heating Controls, Technical, Weather Compensator
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Evaluation of flue gas heat recovery, insulation of hard-to-treat cavity walls and heating controls (CP749)
Evaluation of flue gas heat recovery, insulation of hard-to-treat cavity walls and heating controls (CP749)
Post on 06th Sep 2017
This project was delivered by New Charter Housing Trust Ltd and involved installing measures in 53 properties in both the social and private housing sectors. 17 properties received a new boiler with flue gas heat recovery system fitted and heating controls, 17 received hard to treat cavity wall insulation, and 19 properties received all measures.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type: Publications
Cavity Wall Insulation, Flue Gas Heat Recovery, Technical
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Independent evaluation of the “Tadpole” product (CP943)
Independent evaluation of the “Tadpole” product (CP943)
Post on 27th Jun 2017
The technology installed was Tadpole, which removes air including dissolved oxygen from heating system water. It claims to reduce corrosion and improve heating system efficiency by elimination of air bubbles lining radiators / pipes, so saving up to 20% on energy bills.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type: Publications
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Independent Evaluation of the “Chop-cloc” product (CP941)
Independent Evaluation of the “Chop-cloc” product (CP941)
Post on 27th Jun 2017
The technology installed was Chop cloc, a retrofit heating controller over ride which turns the heating off for 15 to 45 minute in each hour as set by the resident to take advantage of radiant heat from the building fabric and contents. It claims not to affect thermal comfort, and to save up to 30% and an average of 16% on home heating bills.
Nation / Region: Scotland , UK
Content Type: Publications
Heating Controls, Technical
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Energy Advice Pack for Homes Off Mains Gas
Energy Advice Pack for Homes Off Mains Gas
Post on 16th Mar 2017
Practical advice on saving energy and reducing fuel costs for homes off the mains gas grid.
Nation / Region: Wales
Content Type: Publications
Gas, Off-grid, Rural
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Get Warm Soon
Get Warm Soon
Post on 02nd Nov 2016
This report assesses how many health and wellbeing boards in England are including public health indicators on fuel poverty and excess winter deaths in their needs assessments and health and wellbeing strategies.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type: Publications
Fuel Poverty, Health, Research
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