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NEA Northern Ireland statement on Emergency Fuel Payment Scheme

NEA Northern Ireland statement on Emergency Fuel Payment Scheme

Posted on 24/01/22
Over the last number of weeks, we have experienced a significant rise in the number of households seeking emergency support for fuel poverty. We therefore welcome the launch of DfC’s Emergency Fuel Payment Scheme.
Nation / Region: Northern Ireland,
Content Type: News
Tags: Energy Costs, Energy crisis
Martin Lewis announces £100k donation to National Energy Action

Martin Lewis announces £100k donation to National Energy Action

Posted on 12/01/22
Martin Lewis from Money Saving Expert has announced he will donate £100,000 to help NEA increase its support to the most vulnerable as the Energy Crisis intensifies.
Nation / Region: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, UK, Wales,
Content Type: News
Tags: Advice, Energy crisis, Fuel Debt
Urgent need to release funding for a broader package of support for fuel poor households in Northern Ireland

Urgent need to release funding for a broader package of support for fuel poor households in Northern Ireland

Posted on 12/01/22
Letter to Minister
Nation / Region: Northern Ireland,
Content Type: News
Tags: Energy Costs, Energy crisis
Martin Lewis announces £100k donation to National Energy Action
Martin Lewis announces £100k donation to National Energy Action
Post on 12th Jan 2022
Martin Lewis from Money Saving Expert has announced he will donate £100,000 to help NEA increase its support to the most vulnerable as the Energy Crisis intensifies.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Advice, Energy crisis, Fuel Debt
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Fuel Poverty Awareness Day 2021
Fuel Poverty Awareness Day 2021
Post on 16th Dec 2021
“My teenager covers himself in layers to keep warm …”
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Blog, Cold Homes, Energy Efficiency, Energy Tariffs, Family, Fuel Debt, Health
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Fuel poverty campaigner Maria Wardrobe presented with OBE at Windsor Castle
Fuel poverty campaigner Maria Wardrobe presented with OBE at Windsor Castle
Post on 09th Dec 2021
The North East’s Maria Wardrobe has been presented with her OBE this week at Windsor Castle in recognition of her outstanding contribution to fighting fuel poverty.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Awards, Fuel Poverty
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Cost of living in the UK soaring up to its highest level in a decade
Cost of living in the UK soaring up to its highest level in a decade
Post on 17th Nov 2021
Today the Office for National Statistics released their forecast of consumer price inflation. Inflation rose steeply in October to its highest rate in nearly a decade. The ONS also highlighted the key driver is increased household energy bills.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Consumer Protection, Energy Costs
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Water Poverty: Struggling to cope, or just coping with the struggle?
Water Poverty: Struggling to cope, or just coping with the struggle?
Post on 05th Nov 2021
While fuel poverty is making headlines, water poverty is an issue for many households too. Our research shows that people aren’t just getting in debt, many are undertaking extreme coping strategies.
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:News
Water Poverty
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“We all pay the price for leaving the poorest out in the cold”
“We all pay the price for leaving the poorest out in the cold”
Post on 28th Oct 2021
Regrettably the Chancellor chose not to provide any additional support to help with the soaring costs of energy.
Nation / Region: England , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Budget, Energy, Energy Costs
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Vulnerable householders are ‘left in the cold’ by Rishi Sunak’s announcement today
Vulnerable householders are ‘left in the cold’ by Rishi Sunak’s announcement today
Post on 27th Oct 2021
Budget response from NEA Chief Executive, Adam Scorer
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Budget
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Charity calls on Chancellor to help poorer households across the United Kingdom balance their ‘negative budgets’ this winter
Charity calls on Chancellor to help poorer households across the United Kingdom balance their ‘negative budgets’ this winter
Post on 25th Oct 2021
NEA comments ahead of Wednesday’s Budget as householders battle high energy bills.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Budget, HM Treasury
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New energy strategies fall £1.4bn short of manifesto pledge to help the poorest households
New energy strategies fall £1.4bn short of manifesto pledge to help the poorest households
Post on 19th Oct 2021
NEA warns that investment is less than half of the funding pledged within the Government’s 2019 manifesto for the poorest households in the least efficient homes.
Nation / Region: UK
Content Type:News
Climate Change, Fuel Poverty, Net Zero
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