Labour lambasts Government for home heating underspend

Labour has lambasted the Government for under spending millions of pounds in a scheme to improve the heating systems in low-income households. The Warm Front Scheme has a budget of £100million to pay for measures worth up to £3,500 per house on insulation or heating, such as hot water tanks and draught-proofing. The Shadow Energy […]

UK homes urged to claim heating funds

UK households worried about their energy bills are urged to find out if they are eligible for free heating and insulation this winter. The call from consumer groups comes as a new report showed around six million households plan to cut back on heating this winter whilst funding worth millions of pounds from the Government […]

Government cash still available for fuel poor

Thousands of low income and fuel poor households can still claim grants to make their homes more energy efficient. DECC announced it has made changes to its Warm Front scheme, which offers funds for people in poorly heated or insulated homes to pay for boiler repairs, new central heating systems and insulation work. Eligible households […]