Tag Archives: fuel poverty

Fuel Poverty is an issue that we all need to work together to resolve – says OFTEC

OFTEC CEO Paul Rose looks at how fuel poverty is an issue that we all need to work together to...

OFTEC says revisions to ECO don’t go far enough to protect low income homes from fuel poverty

As a new report shows the number of fuel poor households in England has risen to over 2.5 million, OFTEC...

New report shows millions live in fuel poverty and suffer from physical and psychological issues

A report from the Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA) has revealed the scale of fuel poverty in the UK, with...

Fuel poor homes are set to benefit from new £150m Warm Homes Fund

National Grid has announced that over 9,000 homes ranging from island cottages on Orkney to terraced houses in London are...

Upgrading outdated static electric storage heaters could help in the fight against fuel poverty

Upgrading outdated static electric storage heaters in half a million electrically heated homes could help to close a combined fuel...

Best Heating offering 5% of all orders to help support Fuel Poverty Awareness day

Friday 17th February is Fuel Poverty Awareness day, a nationally recognised day of action designed to raise awareness of the...

Thousands of families could be lifted from fuel poverty if they were connected to the gas grid – says EUA

Using statistical methodology usually associated with the medical world, radical plans to tackle fuel poverty have been unveiled by energy...

“We can do more to end fuel poverty” – says EUA

‘We can do more to end fuel poverty’ says Energy and Utilities Alliance, (EUA), Chief Executive, Mike Foster as he...

How can the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) affect those living in fuel poverty?

Managing Director of NAPIT Certification, David Cowburn, discusses the recent consultation on the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) and how this...

11 million Britons will overheat their homes, while others ration warmth

Latest figures on energy wasters and the fuel poor confirm the need for energy efficient homes. As gale-force winds and freezing...