The Northern Ireland Sustainable Energy Programme (NISEP) is extended to March 2019!

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27 July 2017 The Utility Regulator has recently confirmed that the Northern Ireland Sustainable Energy Programme (NISEP) will be extended for a further year until March 2019. The NISEP is a customer levy with 80% of funds targeted at providing vital energy efficiency measures to low income households throughout Northern Ireland. The Fuel Poverty Coalition… Read more »

NEA Fuel Poverty Monitor 2017

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27 July 2017   National Energy Action (NEA) and Energy Action Scotland (EAS) released a new report this month which estimates over 9,600 frail and vulnerable people across the UK are at risk of dying throughout the coming winter months due to cold homes; 80 people per day.  NEA and EAS are calling on all… Read more »

Delivering energy efficiency: the forgotten fuel?

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Delivering energy efficiency: the forgotten fuel? Bringing together a range of key stakeholders in the energy sector for a think tank in Belfast, National Energy Action (NEA) Director Pat Austin outlines the need to start a new conversation around energy efficiency and its ability to tackle fuel poverty. Pat Austin, Director, National Energy Action  Described… Read more »

2016 – NEA NI Energy Advice Forum, 16th November

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‘Beyond the Status Quo – Innovative ways to tackle fuel poverty’ The Energy Advice Forum was held on Wednesday 16th November 2016 at Crumlin Road Gaol, Belfast. The forum was attended by over 100 delegates from a wide range of organisations including the private, public, voluntary and community sector. Below is an overview of the… Read more »

Northern Exposure – Warmth in Mount Vernon Report Findings

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NEA Northern Ireland in partnership with the Public Health Agency, Mount Vernon Community Development Forum and Councillor Billy Hutchinson launched the findings of the Warmth in Mount Vernon project on Tuesday 15th March 2016 at Mount Vernon Community Development Forum, Mount Vernon Park, Belfast. Councillor Billy Hutchinson with NEA and the Public Health Agency convened… Read more »

Events

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2018 Launch of NEA NI’s Fuel Poverty Action Guide Thursday 26th June 2018 Long Gallery, Parliament Buildings, Stormont Fuel Poverty Coalition Conference — “An energy future fit for all” Wednesday 27th November 2013 Park Avenue Hotel, Belfast, Co. Antrim 2017 Delivering energy efficiency: the forgotten fuel? Tuesday 6th June 2017 Europa Hotel, Belfast, Co. Antrim… Read more »

2016 – NEA NI Energy Advice Forum, 25th February

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‘Energy Efficiency – Minding the Gap’ The Energy Advice Forum was held on Thursday 25th February 2016 at the Long Gallery, Parliament Buildings, Stormont. The forum is for strategic policy makers and front line energy advisers. The forum provides networking opportunities and it also helps NEA to shape policy developments and campaigns. Below are the… Read more »

Contact us

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NEA Northern Ireland   Pat Austin Director Lucy Cochrane Policy & Campaigns Officer Hugh McVeigh Project Co-ordinator Nichola MacDougall Training Officer Stephanie Ward Business Support Officer   Address NEA Northern Ireland 1 College House Citylink Business Park Albert Street Belfast BT12 4HQ Telephone: 028 9023 9909   For the full list of NEA contacts, click here.

Smart Meter Project

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NEA NI was part of the team led by the University of Ulster that took part in the Northern Ireland Authority for Utility Regulation smart meter trial that addressed the need for more research into the impact of smart meters on vulnerable households. NEA NI believes that the roll-out of smart meters must be accompanied… Read more »

Affordable Warmth Campaign

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This project is now complete The Affordable Warmth Campaign is now complete.  It was a three year project, managed by NEA NI and funded by The Atlantic Philanthropies.  The Campaign focused on older people in Northern Ireland and aimed to highlight the impact that fuel poverty has on this group. Although led by NEA NI,… Read more »

 
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