Case Studies

Vivi on her placement in the Azores

Vivi Marinou spent her Leonardo Placement in the Azores working with the Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) Azores in Terceira. It is an international network, part of the United Nations RCE which aims at promoting education for sustainable development.

Wiltshire has an established affordable warmth partnership, however this has always been ad-hoc due to sporadic funding. This year an Affordable Warmth Officer has been established in the council to ensure a consistent and strategic approach to fuel poverty in the county.

Parity Projects

Generate, undertake and collate household energy data and behaviour change information for households. To provide tailored and targeted advice to householders on energy saving and energy efficiency in the home including a follow up report.

Norfolk councillor signs up to collective switching scheme

The "Norwich Big Switch and Save" is the largest local authority driven collective switching auction in the UK to date, and continues to go from strength to strength.

Energy Action 4 Rutland is Change Agent UK's flagship Fuel Poverty and Domestic Energy Efficiency project. It has won the DECC's 2012 National Community Footprint Award, produced two 'National Heat Heroes' and the model has now been adopted in 23 Local Authorities across the UK.