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National Insulation Association (NIA) announces new secretariat

07/10/2019

National Insulation Association announces new secretariat - Ecuity Consulting LLP (Ecuity)

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Nearly 11% of English households ‘were still in fuel poverty in 2017

13/06/2019

A new statistical release from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy shows more than 2.5 million households were still affected

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NIA Regional Briefings almost full

11/06/2019

"It’s been an excellent early response and demand is high for the NIA regional briefing events with over 100 people booked already. Only 8 spaces left before a full house for Glasgow and other venues booking up fast. Please confirm your attendance as soon as possible to avoid disappointment" commented Derek Horrocks, Chairman of the NIA.

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Spend billions on energy efficiency, urges Eon’s CEO

04/06/2019

Spending on energy efficiency must be boosted into the billions if we are to tackle climate change and meet the net zero target by 2050, the chief executive of Eon UK has said.

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Fuel poverty forces people to switch off power and heating

04/06/2019

Most housing associations have recorded an increase in people self-disconnecting to save cash

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NIA to host regional briefing events

30/05/2019

The National Insulation Association (NIA) will be holding several major briefing events across the UK during June and July. The events will provide delegates with an update on the latest information regarding Government policies, standards and initiatives and the most recent NIA activities and developments to support its members.

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‘Four-fifths worried about climate change’ as public concern hits new high

09/05/2019

Public concern about climate change has hit new highs as the issue has risen up the agenda in recent months, a Government survey suggests.

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Prioritizing Improvements To Slash Your Carbon Footprint And Energy Bill

02/05/2019

Homeowners around the world are more concerned about helping the environment than ever. Unfortunately, many of them don’t know where to start. They often make investments with poor payoffs, both in terms of lowering their energy bills or carbon footprint. The good news is that you can help the environment more by being strategic.

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New member of the Committee on Fuel Poverty appointed

30/04/2019

Anuradha Singh has been appointed to the Committee on Fuel Poverty (CFP). This appointment takes effect from 1 May 2019 and lasts for 3 years. The CFP advises on the effectiveness of policies aimed at reducing fuel poverty and encourages greater co-ordination across the organisations working to reduce fuel poverty.

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Four simple ways landlords and letting agents can make life better for tenants

16/04/2019

Everyone knows how important it is to have a home. It’s no surprise that being homeless is bad for a person’s health: it can even kill.

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Renters could save hundreds of pounds on their energy bills thanks to this new law

01/04/2019

Renters could save hundreds of pounds on their energy bills thanks to this new law

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End fuel poverty by 2032, Scottish Government urged

26/03/2019

Labour will attempt to amend legislation currently going through the Scottish Parliament. Labour is demanding the Scottish Government be more ambitious in its efforts to tackle fuel poverty by pledging to eradicate the problem entirely by 2032.

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London homes ‘most energy efficient in the country’

18/03/2019

A new report suggests people living in Tower Hamlets, Greenwich and the City of London pay among the lowest bills in England and Wales

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Millions to see energy bills rise in April as energy price cap jumps £117

21/02/2019

From 1 April, the levels of the default tariff price cap will increase by 10% - while the pre-payment meter cap will rise by £106 to reflect higher costs.

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NIA raises awareness of insulation measures

15/10/2018

Green GB Week is designed to highlight the opportunities clean growth offers the UK and raise understanding of how business and the public can contribute to tackling climate change.

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New Case Study Section

03/09/2018

A new section on the NIA website has been created to showcase projects carried out by NIA Members.

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NIA and its members to build the value back into home insulation

11/09/2018

For the past 20 years, there have been large subsidies and grants available from energy companies and Government towards the cost of home insulation for...

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Support Available to Specifiers of Insulation Projects

22/03/2018

There are still millions of households and commercial and public buildings that are yet to be properly insulated and yet insulation is still the single most effective method of saving energy and money.

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New Room in Roof Insulation and External Wall Insulation Industry Documents

04/04/2017

New Room in Roof Insulation and External Wall Insulation Industry Documents for PAS2030:2017 and ECO

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