Two of our three asks got positive answers in the Autumn Statement. Good, but there's more to do.
Energy bills and energy efficiency are vital issues for Citizens Advice in the cost-of-living crisis. We offer advice in person and online about managing bills and call on policymakers to ensure proper support for the vulnerable and people who struggle to stay warm and keep the lights on.
Do you need advice on how to cut your bill? or get the right grants and benefits?
With energy costs still rising for many here's a way to help those in need.
It’s already clear some households will struggle with energy bills this winter.
Why government must commit to improving the energy efficiency of the nation's homes. Research & Campaigns Team (3 minutes)
Energy scams have risen for obvious reasons (clue: £££). Criminals have different ways of getting hold of personal information or bank details.
Press Release 24 January 2023
How to save money on energy and make sure you’re getting the support you’re entitled to.
Today the government’s energy-saving campaign goes on TV for the first time. A 30 second ad shows how thinking energy for just 30 seconds could save hundreds of pounds.
Echoing Tesco's long-running strapline, the campaign adds official oomph to straightforward ideas.
Out today:: some excellent advice from the BBC on saving money by saving energy.
Really helpful from Epsom & Ewell Borough Council. New webpage for anyone struggling with the cost of living.
King Kindness and winter fuel payments