Scottish fuel-poor get £16m of energy efficiency funding

Scottish fuel-poor get £16m of energy efficiency funding: Fuel-poor households in Scotland are set to improve insulation and install energy efficient heating systems under £16 million of new funding. The upgrades will contribute to Scotland’s net zero targets the government notes and help to meet a key Programme for Government commitment. Warmer Homes Scotland, the…
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Over 200K homes set to drop into fuel poverty

Over 200K homes set to drop into fuel poverty: As the economy tumbles amid the coronavirus pandemic and lock down over 200,000 households are set to fall into fuel poverty. The End Fuel Poverty Coalition makes the suggestion, which warns during colder weather, a second wave of the virus arriving could be “catastrophic for individuals…
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Pre-payment energy bills nearly £390m overpaid

Pre-payment energy bills nearly £390m overpaid: Energy customers using pre-payment are overpaying energy bills by nearly £390 million a year. finds in new research recently published, which reveals that of the 4.1 million pre-payment customers, each are paying on average £94 more a year for their energy than they would pay on a standard…
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