London mayor expands group buying solar scheme

Eight further councils have signed up to Sadiq Khan’s ‘Solar Together’ initiative

New water scheme to help low income homes

A new water initiative that aims to help people on low incomes is being launched this week. Sutton and East Surrey Water is inviting customers to sign up to its ‘Water Support Scheme’, which provides a 50% discount on all water charges. It is applied irrespective of whether a property has a water meter but […]

100% off congestion charge for green cars

Green cars in London will get a 100% discount from the Congestion Charge, Mayor Boris Johnson confirmed yesterday. The CC is a daily charge of  £10 for driving through certain parts of central London between 7am and 6pm on weekdays – and drivers who fail to cough up can now be charged £130 at the […]

UK islanders to receive fuel discount

The Treasury has announced that UK islanders will receive a 5p discount per litre of fuel. The scheme aims to relieve motorists on remote islands, where pump prices are particularly high due to transportation costs. Danny Alexander, Chief Secretary to the Treasury said: “This is terrific news for island communities, which have long suffered the […]