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National Energy Action (NEA) briefing on Ofgem’s Debt and Affordability Call for Input
National Energy Action (NEA) briefing on Ofgem’s Debt and Affordability Call for Input
Post on 28th Mar 2024
Ofgem has opened a Call for Input on the subject, which will close on 13 May 2024. This briefing highlights National Energy Action’s emerging views on what Ofgem and government can do to tackle affordability and still-rising debt levels.
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:Publications
Consultation
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UK Fuel Poverty Monitor 2022-23
UK Fuel Poverty Monitor 2022-23
Post on 31st Jan 2024
The UK Fuel Poverty Monitor report from National Energy Action (NEA) and Energy Action Scotland (EAS) sets out the urgent priorities for tackling fuel poverty in England and across the UK. 
Nation / Region: Wales , UK , Scotland , Northern Ireland
Content Type:Publications
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Customers in vulnerable situations and community resilience: A cross-utility study
Customers in vulnerable situations and community resilience: A cross-utility study
Post on 31st Jan 2024
Utility networks are responsible for ensuring that communities have access to safe and efficient utility (gas, electricity, water and communications) supplies. As the utility networks prepare for a challenging energy systems transition, a comprehensive and consistent approach to ensuring community resilience will be required to safeguard vulnerable individuals and communities.
Content Type:
Research, Debt, Vulnerability, Low carbon transmission, Support, Affordability, Communications, Accessibility
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National Energy Action (NEA) Budget Submission 2024
National Energy Action (NEA) Budget Submission 2024
Post on 25th Jan 2024
National Energy Action’s key proposals: 1. Deliver on the commitment to consult on a new mandated social tariff from April 2024 2. Address a growing mountain of debt in the energy sector through a ‘help to repay’ scheme 3. Provide additional funding to upgrade the homes of fuel poor households, alongside effective regulations in the PRS
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:Publications
Policy
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National Energy Action (NEA) response to the Changes to prepayment meter standing charges and other debt costs statutory consultation
National Energy Action (NEA) response to the Changes to prepayment meter standing charges and other debt costs statutory consultation
Post on 17th Jan 2024
National Energy Action has consistently advocated for payment premiums to be eliminated in the energy market. Historically, our focus has been on the premium faced by prepayment users, which before the pandemic, was the larger differential.
Nation / Region: Wales , UK , Scotland
Content Type:
Consultation
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National Energy Action (NEA) response to the Levelling the cost of standing charges on prepayment meters consultation
National Energy Action (NEA) response to the Levelling the cost of standing charges on prepayment meters consultation
Post on 16th Jan 2024
National Energy Action has consistently advocated for payment premiums to be eliminated in the energy market. Historically, our focus has been on the premium faced by prepayment users, which before the pandemic, was the larger differential.
Nation / Region: UK , Scotland , Wales
Content Type:
Consultation
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National Energy Action (NEA) response to heat networks regulation: consumer protection consultation
National Energy Action (NEA) response to heat networks regulation: consumer protection consultation
Post on 16th Jan 2024
NEA is pleased that the government and Ofgem are consulting on the establishment of consumer protection requirements for heat network consumers. We recognise the importance and potential for growth of heat networks in providing local, low carbon heat sources for households.
Nation / Region: Wales , UK , Scotland
Content Type:
Consultation
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National Energy Action (NEA) response to the additional debt-related costs allowance policy consultation
National Energy Action (NEA) response to the additional debt-related costs allowance policy consultation
Post on 16th Jan 2024
NEA is concerned about the record levels of debt and arrears in the market, recently reaching £2.6bn. This figure demonstrates that an increasing number of households are struggling to afford their ongoing costs of energy and are falling behind. With the majority of the £2.6bn figure coming from arrears, there is a clear need for energy suppliers to ensure that affordable repayment arrangements are being created.
Nation / Region: Wales , UK , Scotland
Content Type:Publications
Consultation
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National Energy Action (NEA) response to Just Transition to Net Zero Wales: Call for Evidence
National Energy Action (NEA) response to Just Transition to Net Zero Wales: Call for Evidence
Post on 01st Dec 2023
The transition to net zero in Wales will be crucial to ensuring homes are warm and safe, mitigating climate change, and to achieving Welsh fuel poverty targets.
Nation / Region: Wales
Content Type:Publications
Consultation
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