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Understanding the behaviours of households in fuel poverty: A review of research evidence

Department of Energy and Climate Change (UK) Fuel Poverty This evidence review focuses on the behaviours and attitudes of the fuel poor, and those at risk of fuel poverty, around energy use. There were a number of drivers for the review. The first is the ...

Cutting the cost of keeping warm: A new fuel poverty strategy for England

Department of Energy & Climate Change Energy efficiency This is a consultation to help Government to prepare a new fuel poverty strategy for England. The strategy which will set out how Government intends to achieve the new fuel poverty target for Eng ...

Annual fuel poverty statistics report: 2015

Department of Energy and Climate Change Fuel Poverty The fuel poverty statistics report for 2015 includes: the latest statistics on the number of households living in fuel poverty, in England analysis of the composition of the fuel poor group in 2013 proj ...

Cold weather plan for England

10.14655/743983-917008 Public Health England (PHE) Weather, Climate, Older people, Vulnerable groups The cold weather plan gives advice to help prevent the major avoidable effects on health during periods of cold weather in England. The documents for the ...

Excess Winter Mortality in England and Wales 2014/15 (Provisional) and 2013/14 (Final)

Office for National Statistics Winter death, Climate, Cold weather, Fuel, Older people Main points An estimated 43,900 excess winter deaths occurred in England and Wales in 2014/15; the highest number since 1999/00, with 27% more people dying in the winte ...

Feeding Britain: A strategy for zero hunger in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

All-Party Parliamentary Inquiry into Hunger in the UK Hunger, Food poverty The main task in Feeding Britain is to consider the reasons behind the large rise in the use of food banks, and associated provision of emergency food assistance, over the last few ...

Excess Winter Mortality in England and Wales, 2013/14 (Provisional) and 2012/13 (Final)

Office for National Statistics (ONS) Weather, Climate, Heating, Mortality, Winter, Older people An estimated 18,200 excess winter deaths occurred in England and Wales in 2013/14 – the lowest number of excess winter deaths since records began in 1950/51. 1 ...

Fuel Poverty Advisory Group (for England): 12th annual report 2013-14

Department of Energy and Climate Change Fuel Poverty The Fuel Poverty Advisory Group’s annual report for 2013-14. Fuel Poverty Fuel Poverty https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/fuel-poverty-advisory-group-for-england-12th-annual-report-2013-14 © Cro ...

English Housing Survey Series

Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG). Housing Standards and living conditions The English housing survey is a continuous national survey commissioned by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG). It collects information ...

English Housing Survey 2009 to 2010: Household Report

Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG). Housing Standards and living conditions The English housing survey covers all housing tenures and provides valuable information and evidence to inform the development and monitoring of DCLG ’s housin ...

Home for the Future- A new analysis of housing need and demand in England

Holmans, A., Monk, S. and Whitehead, C. Housing Standards, Living conditions To deliver the volume of affordable housing required, the Government and opposition parties need to rethink how this will be funded. The housing market downturn has created a dif ...

Annual Report on Fuel Poverty Statistics 2012

Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) Fuel poverty, Climate, Cost, Energy A household is said to be in fuel poverty if it needs to spend more than 10% of its income on fuel to maintain a satisfactory heating regime (usually 21 degrees for the mai ...

Strategic Review of Health Inequalities in England post-2010 Task Group 4: The Built Environment and Health Inequalities

Health inequlities in England post 2010 task Group 4 Final report by the taskforce on health inequalities and the built environment This report outlines the key points of the taskforces' findings into the the link between the built environemt and hea ...

Warm Front, Better Health: Health Impact Evaluation of the Warm Front Scheme

10.14655/6744-3571 Green, G., & Gilbertson, J. UK Government's main tool for tackling fuel poverty in England via grants to improve home energy efficiency About 4 million households in the UK cannot adequately heat their homes in winter due to lo ...