Government facing backlash from ‘Red Wall’ voters over soaring energy prices

The Government is facing backlash from ‘Red Wall’ voters over soaring energy prices, according to polling conducted for the  Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA). The feedback confirmed that the cost-of-living crisis is hitting ‘Red Wall’ voters hard, with an astonishing 79% saying the Government does not understand the financial pressures on working families. EUA and […]

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MPs and heating industry representatives call for new approach to delivering net zero

Recent power outages across the north of England and in Scotland from Storm Arwen show the current energy system is failing individuals. The country must use the transition to net zero to put this right, through a joined-up approach, says cross-party think tank Policy Connect, in a new report co-chaired by Darren Jones MP, Wera Hobhouse MP and Alexander […]

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EUA calls for clamp down on energy suppliers who are blocking measures to tackle fuel poverty

The Chief Executive of the trade body Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA), has called for the regulator to clamp down on energy suppliers who are blocking measures to tackle fuel poverty. Mr Mike Foster, Chief Executive of the EUA, has written to Jonathan Brearley, asking for a very public slap down of those suppliers who […]

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New report shows cost of switching to heat pumps vs hydrogen-ready boiler

A new report by the not-for-profit body Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA) finds customers are typically facing a five-fold cost increase to install a heat pump, compared to a hydrogen-ready boiler. Households can currently expect to pay up to £15,000 for transition to a heat pump depending on the property type, compared to less than £3,000 for a hydrogen-ready boiler. […]

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Plans to “force” UK manufacturers to make heat pumps are an “embarrassment” for the Prime Minister

Mike Foster, CEO of Energy and Utilities Alliance, gives his view on plans to “force” UK boiler manufacturers to make heat pumps: Hidden in the detail of the recently published Heat and Buildings Strategy, officials at the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) are plotting to force British heating appliance manufacturers to make […]

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