NI families to get one-off payments of £200 for energy bills

People who are needing support most will receive the payment

OVO Energy boss talks about the “cuddle your pet to stay warm” mail

Stephen Fitzpatrick apologised for the mail sent to customers and said “somebody had a bad day”

OVO Energy’s ‘keep warm’ campaign sparks backlash

The energy supplier apologised over the “poorly judged” and “unhelpful” content

Planted building facades could slash energy bills, new study finds

‘Living walls’ can slash the amount of heat lost by more than 30%, according to new research

New benefit to help families of disabled children with heating costs

The payments will be made automatically to eligible families through Social Security Scotland starting this winter

Smart heating project launches to slash carbon and reduce heating costs for households in Oxford

The heat pumps will integrate with smart controls and time-of-use tariffs to optimise heat production for cost and carbon savings

EIB backs energy efficiency of Ukrainian public buildings with €300m loan

More than two million Ukrainians are expected to benefit from the programme

Viennese firm gets €270m for efficiency upgrade

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has provided the second installment of a €270 million (£227m) funding to a Viennese firm for energy efficiency measures. The cash will help Wiener Wohnen – an apartment management company believed to be the largest in Europe – improve the thermal energy efficiency of municipal housing. Initial funding under the […]