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‘National Energy Action (NEA) comments on quarterly price cap rise by Ofgem

Posted on 03rd Aug 2022
One of the decisions is for Ofgem to calculate the price cap quarterly instead of every six months.
Nation / Region: England, Scotland, Wales,
Content Type: News
Tags: Ofgem, Price Cap

Charity comments on BEIS Committee report on energy pricing and the future of the energy market

Posted on 25th Jul 2022
Energy prices continue to spiral, and vulnerable households in the energy market are being hardest hit. It is vital that the plans from the UK Government and Ofgem are scrutinised by Parliament, and they act on this credible set of recommendations to hel
Nation / Region: England, UK, Wales,
Content Type: News
Tags: Cold Homes, Consumer Protection, Energy, Energy Bills, Energy Costs, Energy crisis, Energy Efficiency, Energy Markets, News, News Release

8.2 million UK households could be in fuel poverty from October

Posted on 22nd Jul 2022
Energy experts Cornwall Insight predicted that when the price cap rises in October, the average energy bill could reach £3,250 per year, with bills expected to increase by over 60%.
Nation / Region: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, UK, Wales,
Content Type: News
Tags: Energy crisis, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty
8.2 million UK households could be in fuel poverty from October
8.2 million UK households could be in fuel poverty from October
Post on 22nd Jul 2022
Energy experts Cornwall Insight predicted that when the price cap rises in October, the average energy bill could reach £3,250 per year, with bills expected to increase by over 60%.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Energy crisis, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty
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Vulnerable households “left with no choices” as sky rocketing prices hit
Vulnerable households “left with no choices” as sky rocketing prices hit
Post on 31st Mar 2022
On Friday 1st April an average of over 22 million domestic energy customers across Great Britain will see their home energy bills soar by £700 per year to almost £2,000. An increase of over 54%.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Energy Costs, Energy crisis, Energy Markets, Energy Retail, Energy Tariffs, Finance, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty
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Charities warn £3,000 energy bill could leave 8.5 million UK households in fuel poverty
Charities warn £3,000 energy bill could leave 8.5 million UK households in fuel poverty
Post on 04th Mar 2022
Chancellor urged to rethink ‘heat now, pay later’ rebate and protect low-income and vulnerable households from soaring energy bills.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , UK , Wales
Content Type:News
Energy crisis, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty
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Government plans for energy crisis ‘woefully inadequate’
Government plans for energy crisis ‘woefully inadequate’
Post on 03rd Feb 2022
Soaring increases mean the cost of heating an average home will have doubled in 18 months and the in fuel poverty will also soar from 4 million to 6.5 million households across the UK
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , Wales
Content Type:News
Energy crisis, Energy Markets, Energy Tariffs, Fuel Poverty
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NEA Northern Ireland statement on Emergency Fuel Payment Scheme
NEA Northern Ireland statement on Emergency Fuel Payment Scheme
Post on 24th Jan 2022
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
Energy Costs, Energy crisis
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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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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
Post on 12th Jan 2022
Letter to Minister
Nation / Region: Northern Ireland
Content Type:News
Energy Costs, Energy crisis
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The impact of the energy crisis in Northern Ireland
The impact of the energy crisis in Northern Ireland
Post on 11th Jan 2022
Letter to NI MPs re the ongoing impacts of the energy crisis in Northern Ireland.
Nation / Region: Northern Ireland
Content Type:News
Energy Costs, Energy crisis
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