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NEA response to CCW’s Water Affordability Review call for evidence
NEA response to CCW’s Water Affordability Review call for evidence
Post on 15th Dec 2020
NEA’s Response to the CCW Call for Evidence for the Water Affordability Review. NEA considers all aspects of the current affordability support in water, highlighting areas of best practice, possible improvements and learnings from other sectors to help develop a suite of support measures which are sustainable, fair, and accessible for all.
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:Publications
Consultation, Water, Water Poverty
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NEA Cymru response to the Welsh Government Tackling Fuel Poverty 2020–2035 Plan
NEA Cymru response to the Welsh Government Tackling Fuel Poverty 2020–2035 Plan
Post on 15th Dec 2020
Despite positive attempts to end fuel poverty in Wales, the statutory targets that were in place to eradicate the scourge of cold homes were missed and fuel poverty continues to be a devastating problem. Here, we respond to the Welsh Government’s new plans to tackle fuel poverty in Wales between now and 2035.
Nation / Region: Wales
Content Type:Publications
Consultation, Fuel Poverty, Welsh Government
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Response to Ofgem consultation ‘Extending protections for domestic customers who may have prepayment meters installed under warrant
Response to Ofgem consultation ‘Extending protections for domestic customers who may have prepayment meters installed under warrant
Post on 08th Dec 2020
Overall, NEA is pleased that Ofgem is seeking to extend protections for domestic customers who may have prepayment meters installed under warrant (Electricity and Gas Supply Standard Licence Condition 28B). We fully support this approach and it will be necessary until at least mid-2025 when the smart meter rollout should finally largely complete.
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:Publications
Consultation, Ofgem
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Energy Efficiency First Declaration
Energy Efficiency First Declaration
Post on 02nd Dec 2020
Responding to the devastating threat of climate change, Parliament has now declared a climate emergency and the UK Government has legislated to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. This target can only be achieved with a major reduction in energy demand.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:Publications
Briefing Paper, Energy Efficiency
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Warm and Safe Homes Action Guide
Warm and Safe Homes Action Guide
Post on 27th Nov 2020
This guide is designed to be a practical and easy-to-use document that will help you identify the best solutions for householders in fuel poverty who are worried about keeping their homes warm and safe and paying their energy bills.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:Publications
Advice, Cold Homes, Energy Advice, Energy Efficiency, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty
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NEA response to BEIS call for evidence: Future Support for Low Carbon Heat
NEA response to BEIS call for evidence: Future Support for Low Carbon Heat
Post on 17th Nov 2020
NEA has four main recommendations for BEIS in their work to replace the RHI with a new mechanism after it ends in 2022.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:Publications
Carbon Emissions, Consultation, Low Carbon
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NEA response to BEIS’s Consultation on the Warm Home Discount Scheme 2021/22
NEA response to BEIS’s Consultation on the Warm Home Discount Scheme 2021/22
Post on 11th Nov 2020
NEA agrees with the proposals to extend the scheme, as is, for a further year. This process must be expedited. We broadly agree with many of the proposed changes to Industry Initiatives, but warn that increases to fuel voucher provision will result in reductions in valuable provision of energy advice, income maximisation and energy efficiency measures, which NEA believes is an undesirable outcome.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:Publications
BEIS, Consultation, Financial Support, Policy
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COVID water use and the impact on poverty in the UK
COVID water use and the impact on poverty in the UK
Post on 11th Nov 2020
A joint report from NEA and Waterwise
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:Publications
Research, Water, Water Poverty
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Surviving the Wilderness: The landscape of personal debt in the UK
Surviving the Wilderness: The landscape of personal debt in the UK
Post on 04th Nov 2020
Following on from the June 2020 NEA policy paper “The Gathering Storm: Utility Debt and Covid-19”, this paper provides an evidence synthesis of personal debt, both prior and post the Covid-19 outbreak, with a focus on the shift from consumer debt, such as loans and credit cards, to household debts, such as arrears with utility providers, offering a comparison of known debt levels in energy, water and local government.
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:Publications
Water, Water Poverty
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