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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
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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Energy crisis will double average heating bill from April 
Energy crisis will double average heating bill from April 
Post on 03rd Dec 2021
Fuel poverty charity National Energy Action has today warned average domestic energy bills have already soared by over £230 per customer compared to last winter.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , Wales
Content Type:News
Cold Homes, Energy Costs, Energy Markets, Energy Tariffs, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty, Housing Standards, Net Zero
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New report highlights UK won’t reach net zero without support for poorer households
New report highlights UK won’t reach net zero without support for poorer households
Post on 30th Nov 2021
Charities warn recent broken manifesto promise means the poorest households, living in least efficient homes are set to miss out on up to £750 a year cut to their energy bills
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Scotland , Wales
Content Type:News
Cold Homes, Debt, Decarbonisation, Energy, Energy Costs, Energy Markets, Energy Tariffs, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty, Inequality, Net Zero
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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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Pioneering new safeguarding scheme hits 1000 referral milestone
Pioneering new safeguarding scheme hits 1000 referral milestone
Post on 22nd Jul 2021
1000 households have been referred to a pioneering new customer safeguarding scheme launched by fuel poverty charity, National Energy Action (NEA), the Cadent Foundation and gas distribution network, Cadent.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:News
Advice, Carbon Monoxide, Consumer Protection, Fuel Poverty
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NEA responds to Environmental Audit Committee report calling for front loading of energy efficiency spending to help fuel poor households
NEA responds to Environmental Audit Committee report calling for front loading of energy efficiency spending to help fuel poor households
Post on 22nd Mar 2021
the Environmental Audit Committee has published a report on how to improve the energy efficiency of the UK’s building stock.
Nation / Region: England , Wales
Content Type:News
Energy Costs, Energy Efficiency, Fuel Poverty, Housing, Housing Standards, Measures
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National charity comments on launch of new Fuel Poverty Strategy for England
National charity comments on launch of new Fuel Poverty Strategy for England
Post on 11th Feb 2021
Today UK Government published its long-awaited Fuel Poverty Strategy for England.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:News
Fuel Poverty, Policy, UK Government
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Energy suppliers to strengthen support for struggling energy customers
Energy suppliers to strengthen support for struggling energy customers
Post on 19th Oct 2020
NEA has today welcomed Ofgem’s decision to ensure all energy suppliers across Great Britain provide more support for customers struggling in debt, identify pre-payment customers who run out of credit and offer appropriate forms of advice and support.
Nation / Region: England
Content Type:News
Consumer Protection, Energy Markets, Fuel Debt, Fuel Poverty, News Release, Ofgem
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How to get involved with Fuel Poverty Awareness Day
How to get involved with Fuel Poverty Awareness Day
Post on 09th Oct 2020
Friday 27 November will mark Fuel Poverty Awareness Day 2020 and we have never needed your support more to get key messages out to vulnerable people this winter.
Nation / Region: England , Northern Ireland , Wales
Content Type:News
Campaigns, Fuel Poverty
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